Gus Kenworthy

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 19

1. Openly gay U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon, the team bronze medalist who has become one of the best-known athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, turned down an offer from NBC to become a corresp...
James Baldwin and Marlon Brando

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 8

1. In a shockingly candid interview with Vulture, legendary music producer Quincy Jones, 85, said that one of his favorite modern pop musicians is Sam Smith, whom he applauded because "he’s so open about being ...
Audra McDonald

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 24

1. In Brazil, an LGBT person is murdered an average of every 19 hours, according to a report issued by watchdog group Grupo Gay de Bahia, who said there were 387 LGBT's killed in the South American nation last ...
Halsey

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

1. Trailblazing stand-up comedian and writer Bob Smith, the first openly gay comic to appear on his own HBO comedy special and on "The Tonight Show" in 1994, passed away Saturday at the age of 59 after a long b...
Danica Roem

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 11

1. Human Rights Campaign has released its annual State Equality Index, which ranks the states on LGBT issues based on 2017 legislation. Georgia was in the lowest-rated category, “High Priority to Achieve Basic ...