Georgia state representative comes out as bisexual

On the eve of National Coming Out Day, just days before Atlanta Pride, Georgia Rep. Renitta Shannon (D-Decatur) came out as bisexual.“I am not only a consistent advocate for LGBTQ issues, I am a member of t...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 18

1. Days before the North Carolina Trans Pride festival, Derricka Banner, a black transwoman, is murdered in Charlotte. Banner is the 20th known transgender individual to be killed in the US this year, and the s...

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

1. The president hasn't issued the "religious freedom" executive order that the religious right end of the political spectrum wants — and its leaders blame Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner for the disappointment....

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 20

1. President Trump may nominate an openly LGBT diplomat as the US ambassador to Germany.2. Two Democrats introduced the LGBT Data Inclusion Act in Congress, which aims to expand LGBT-related data collection...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 13

1. The US Food and Drug Administration approved a generic form of Truvada, the Gilead Sciences' "blockbuster" antiretroviral. However, due to patent expiration and other factors, it could be years before the ge...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 17

1. Meet Luis Larrain, who could be Chile's first openly gay member of Congress.2. "The Flash" actor Keiynan Lonsdale came out in an inspiring Instagram post this week.3. Human Rights Campaign filed a "f...