5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 12

1. “I’m sad that my kids have to grow up next to this hate.” A lesbian couple's next door neighbors put up “No Trespassing” signs along the border that separated their yards, disrupted one of their children's b...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 19

1. The Republican delegates hoping to strip anti-LGBT language from the party's platform formally gave up on Monday, the first day of the Republican National Convention. They did not have the votes to force a f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 12

1. The House Committee on Oversight and Reform is holding hearings today, on the one-month anniversary of the Orlando shooting, on the anti-LGBT First Amendment Defense Act. 2. “We are your daughters, your s...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 24

1. “They stood up and spoke out. The riots became protests, the protests became a movement. The movement ultimately became an integral part of America.” President Obama designated the Stonewall Inn as a nationa...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 22

1. Media Matters for America analyzed cable news coverage of the Orlando shootings and found that Fox News significantly underrepresented LGBT voices and that none of the networks featured many Hispanic or Musl...

Dwight Eubanks: An eye for beauty

“The Real Housewives of Atlanta” may have introduced the world to breakout star NeNe Leakes, but it was the over-the-top personality of fashionista and entrepreneur Dwight Eubanks that kept viewers talking duri...

The Wedding Issue: D’Lovely and Lisa

Despite being raised by married parents, D’Lovely Gibson knew early she wasn’t interested in glittering gowns, expensive decorations or any of the over-the-top hubbub attached to so many weddings. So when, i...

The Wedding Issue: Dale and Brooks

If you’re looking to meet your one-and-only, consider running a footrace. They’ll see you both clean and fresh-faced at the beginning and sweaty and drained at the end, so if they stick around it’s a good sign....

The Wedding Issue: Seven and Victor

Each year Victor L. Jones-Moore marks his birthday with a pair of designer sunglasses. His closest friends know of the tradition, so when one invited him to her department store job to choose a pair, he wasn’t ...

The Wedding Issue: Cindy and Courtney

People sometimes stumble across the love of their life in the most random of situations, and that’s what happened when Cindy Roddenberry and Courtney Sotherland met for a routine business lunch in 2011. The two...