Tom Daley, Dustin Lance Black

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 15

1. In a surprising move, an Alabama Senate committee yesterday approved a bill that would make significant revisions to the state’s sex education law, striking language calling homosexuality a crime and sociall...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 7

1. Australian parliament gave the official OK to marriage equality, legalizing it and then breaking into song for good measure. 2. The gay man who was refused a marriage license by Kentucky court clerk Kim D...
Little Richard is anti-gay again.

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 9

1. Macon native Little Richard is changing his tune on his sexual orientation. The 84-year-old “Tutti Frutti” superstar, who told Penthouse in 1995 that he’s been gay his “whole life,” then told GQ in 2012 that...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 19

1. Vladimir Putin decided it's his God-given duty to stop same-sex marriage so that more babies can be born. He's also against gay adoption. 2. For the first time ever, Iceland selected a transwoman to be it...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 9

1. Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions was confirmed yesterday, despite outspoken critics, NAACP sit-ins and national press courtesy of Sen. Elizabeth Warren persisting her resistance. The Human Rights Campaign condemne...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 19

1. A Tumblr page titled “I’m the NY bomber” that claimed to be from a gay man upset over social justice issues has been deemed a hoax. 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami has been taken into custody and is being ques...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 13

1. “This has happened to me twice and the only thing I'm guilty of is being gay a week after Pride. What is it that I'm doing it wrong?" A New York City man was slashed in the arm Sunday morning by two men who ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 4

1. A man accused of a hate crime murder in the West Village claimed to a jury that he acted in self defense and that he is bisexual. 2. “We need jobs. We need a vibrant economy. I want every trans person to ...

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, May 4

1. The Salt Lake Tribune has a story on the “Mama Dragons” who are leading the fight for their gay Mormon kids. 2. “Mark my words. If gay marriage goes through the Supreme Court and gay marriage becomes fine...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 2

1. An Omaha, Nebraska man is behind bars for felony arson after torching a rainbow flag that was on a lesbian couple's front porch. The couple had a new flag up later the same day. 2. A look at the Chinese p...