5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 4

1. Hundreds of foreign LGBT individuals seek asylum in America, persecuted and exiled from their home countries because of their sexuality. Donald Trump's campaign, built on anti-refugee, anti-immigrant rhetori...
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Ryan Lee: On Stonewall and ‘the first brick’

Larry Kramer has always been my type of jackass. The iconic gay curmudgeon came to mind during the progressive confusion and outrage over two Black Lives Matter activists storming the stage at a Bern...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, August 26

1. A lot of LGBT love at last night's Emmys. “Modern Family,” featuring Eric Stonestreet and out actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson as a married gay couple, won for Best Comedy Series for the fifth straight time. Out a...

HBO’s ‘The Normal Heart’ will likely break yours

For decades, longtime LGBT and HIV/AIDS activist Larry Kramer wanted to bring his play “The Normal Heart” to life as a feature-length film. At one time Barbra Streisand was looking to direct, but the project ev...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 21

1. “The key question about this book is how on earth such a distorted and ahistorical and polemical attack on the architects of the marriage equality movement can have been written.” Andrew Sullivan, Dan Savage...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 11

1. An AP report on Day One of the crucial Utah gay marriage case, which is a front-runner to reach the U.S. Supreme Court. 2. "Larry had his heart broken so many times. I promised him I would not stop until ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 4

1. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced the recent deaths of three young gay men from meningitis and is recommending that all area gay and bisexual men get vaccinated. Doctors at the org...