Pope Francis comforts gay man

Pope Francis is receiving plaudits for his recent comments regarding LGBTQ dignity. Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the current pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church, is widely regarded as a liberalizing presence within ...

Jay-Z’s mother gives emotional award speech

Jay-Z's mother, Gloria Carter, has accepted an LGBTQ award. As she made a speech at the GLAAD Media Awards, she became visibly emotional. Carter, who is a lesbian, told the crowd the story of coming out t...

Gay Texan elected mayor in landslide

Bruno "Ralphy" Lozano, 35, has been elected mayor of Del Rio, Texas, in a landslide. Lozano defeated incumbent Robert Garza, who had served in the position for four years. Del Rio, a city with population of ...

Oklahoma passes anti-LGBTQ adoption law

The Republican-dominated Oklahoma legislature passed a measure on Thursday that discriminates against same-sex partners, single parents, and non-Christians in adoption cases. The bill, SB 1140, was introduce...