5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 20

1. Iceland tops the list of fastest growing countries for LGBT acceptance, according to GayStar News. The Williams Institute at UCLA researched data from 141 countries. Since the year 1980, the average levels o...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 13

1. The nation of Trinidad and Tobago is on the verge of decriminalizing homosexuality, after a judge's ruling on Thursday that such laws are unconstitutional. According to NBC News, Justice Devindra Rampersad s...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 6

It's a Friday Funday edition of 5 LGBTQ Things! Enjoy some good news and pop culture nuggets as you begin your weekend.1. Several famous musicians, including Bob Dylan and Kesha, have recorded a new album t...

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

1. Remember that "Lavender Scare" apology that the US State Department made a few weeks ago? Well, that seems to be null and void, given that the apology was removed from the government website, along with othe...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 18

1. "After several failed attempts to pivot into a more serious and presidential mode, Donald Trump has decided to double down on his most small, nasty and divisive instincts by turning his campaign over to some...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 14

1. Calvin Klein is being accused of breaking Russia’s “gay propaganda” law after publication of a new advertisement.2. See how the #visibleme hashtag on Instagram is helping LGBT y...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 2

1. “It’s a balance to get this right – we want to find a line that minimizes bullying but maximizes the potential for people to be their authentic selves on Facebook.” Facebook finally changed their controversi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 14

1. “The need for cisgender people to understand what trans people have gone through is huge and incredibly important.” Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne talks about his new film “The Danis...