5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 22

1. A recently passed nondiscrimination ordinance extending protections to LGBT people in Charlotte has spurred the entire state legislature into a special session. Lawmakers will spend $42,000 per day to act be...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 22

1. Republican North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory is using 'bathroom scare tactics' to threaten legislative intervention if Charlotte's City Council votes to include LGBT people in the city's public accommodati...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 25

1. Buzzfeed is already calling 2016 “the year we imagined the end of the closet.”2. Netflix announced the premiere dates for LGBT faves“Orange Is The New Black,” “Grace and Frankie” and other new and return...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 22

1. “You will be sued as a district and perhaps as individuals. You will spend six figures fighting it -- hundreds of thousands of dollars that should be spent in classrooms. And you will lose.” A lawyer had str...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 8

1. The CDC released a new report on sexual behavior that showed about seven percent of women and four percent of men under 45 describe themselves as lesbian, gay or bisexual, compared to five percent of women a...

HRC releases 2016 Corporate Equality Index [PHOTOS]

The results of The Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality was announced during a...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 5

1. “I want the Church and my community to know who I am: a gay priest who is happy, and proud of his identity. I’m prepared to pay the consequences, but it’s time the Church opened its eyes, and realized that o...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 24

1. HRC, GLAAD and several other national LGBT groups call for an end to government displays of the Confederate flag.2. “Stonewall is a national symbol of dignity and defiance, a symbol that things can get b...
Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee: The fog of marriage wars

It's beginning to feel a lot like a culture war, and news from the front lines has been downright gay for those fighting for LGBT equality. The Queer Brigade has captured Ireland with minimal opposition, as alm...