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

1. It's official: the Department of Defense confirmed that White House officials reached out to begin drafting guidance that would ban transgender Americans from serving in the military. 2. Janet Mock writes...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 6

1. The Washington Post goes point-by-point on how North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's support of the anti-LGBT HB2 ultimately led to his losing reelection. McCrory conceded to Attorney General Roy Cooper on Monda...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 21

1. The mother of an Atlanta gay man severely burned by boiling water says she never thought her then-boyfriend of three years was capable of what he did. 2.Queerty writer Rob Smith shows us what can happen w...

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

1. The New York Times takes a look at South Dakota’s anti-trans bill, which Caitlin Jenner and Laverne Cox have asked Gov. Dennis Daugaard to veto. 2. A Dallas man has pled no contest to spray-painting “666”...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 6

1. “When you have all eyes on you, what are you saying? And that’s what I had to ask myself a lot. It’s like, I know you’re going to look at me more if my (breasts) are out, so look at me. And then I’m going to...