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

1. Betsy DeVos, Trump's pick for education secretary, gets called out by a Minnesota senator for supporting organization that promote or support conversion therapy at her confirmation hearing. 2. Speaking of...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 10

1. Finally, after nearly 70 years, the US Department of State issued a formal apology for the "Lavender Scare." 2. Cuba won't allow one of its LGBT rights activists out of the country, the Washington Bla...

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

1. A record number of Americans say firing someone for being LGBT should be illegal, but only a sliver of them realize it's legal to do so in 28 states. 2. The New York Times has a photo gallery profile of N...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 20

1. LGBT rights and “The Battle of the Bathroom” hit the cover of TIME magazine. 2. Mercedes Successful of Haynes City, Florida is the 11th trans woman to be murdered this year. 3. The victims of a gay bas...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 13

1. “So why do we need a law to dictate that people who identify as men have to go to the ladies room and people with identify as ladies have to go to the mens room. We had laws like that once. We used to say th...
Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee: On LGBT rights, Scalia was the supreme loser

Given his lifetime appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court, there was no way Justice Antonin Scalia was going to end his war of intolerance against LGBT Americans, women and minorities other than by dying. So, fr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 24

1. Politico takes a look at the Equality Act and the Democrats new strategy on LGBT rights. 2. "Yeah, well, I disagree with him on that, don't I? Everybody deserves fair treatment — equal treatment — in the ...