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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 13

1. The Human Rights Campaign is cheering Alabama Democrat Doug Jones' victory over homophobic Republican Roy Moore in last night's incredibly close special election for the Senate seat vacated by Attorney Gener...
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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 4

1. The Associated Press reports that a Federal Highway Administration official sent a letter to Lexington, Kentucky, Mayor Jim Gray asking the city to remove its Pride-themed rainbow crosswalks, which are simil...

5 LGBT things to know today, Nov. 10

1. “Transparent” star Jeffrey Tambor is the latest Hollywood actor to be accused of sexual harassment. Tambor's transgender former assistant, Van Barnes (who appeared in “I Am Cait”), made the allegations on he...

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

1. Sarah Hyland of ABC's "Modern Family" took to Twitter to "confirm" that her character on the show, Holly Dunphy, is bisexual, but she's "not sure what writers would say," which Teen Vogue says forces bisexu...

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

1. Steve Grasz, Trump’s nominee for federal judge for the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, has been deemed “not qualified” by the American Bar Association due to a history of anti-LGBT stances, only the third nomi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 1

1. A Pakistani Muslim lesbian anonymously details the decades of abuse she's endured because of her sexual orientation in The Manchester Evening News. Pakistani LGBTs are subject to criminal penalties for same-...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 30

1. “Star Trek: Discovery” actor Anthony Rapp revealed a 26-year-old Kevin Spacey made advances toward him when he was a 14-year-old stage actor. Spacey tweeted that he didn’t recall the incident and apologized ...