5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 3

1. Germany may have voted to legalize same-sex marriage, but the far-right Alternative für Deutschland party (which is led by a gay man) has other plans. 2. Rapper Jay-Z's mom, Gloria Carter, came out as les...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 28

1. Read the resolution proposed by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) for the US House to condemn the violence against gay men in Chechnya. 2. Also happening in Congress this week, Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 21

1. Rhode Island Teacher of the Year Nikos Giannopoulos became a household name when he posed "visibly gay" alongside President and First Lady Trump for a photo op. He explains his message to NPR. 2. Meet Jak...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 7

1. Chibụìhè Obi, a 24-year-old writer and LGBT activist from Nigeria, is free after being kidnapped. Obi disappeared after he wrote an essay condemning anti-gay violence in the country. 2. Are you a LGBT Chr...