5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 20

1. The American Civil Liberties Union filed suit against the state of Michigan this week in response to an anti-LGBT adoption law.2. Also in Michigan, equality advocates are fighting for state lawmakers to ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 26

1. LGBT advocates in Michigan are asking lawmakers to clarify a provision in the state's Civil Rights Act to protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification.2. Rememberi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 2

1. Mississippi quietly passed their version of a “religious freedom” law Tuesday, the only state to do so after similar bills failed in Georgia, Arizona and elsewhere in the last month. The Mississippi law is n...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 28

1. Attorney General Eric Holder announced this morning that the federal government would recognize the more than 300 same-sex marriages performed in Michigan before the decision to strike down the same-sex marr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 27

1. "We have listened to you and want to say thank you and to humbly ask for your forgiveness.” That sound you hear is furious backpedaling. World Vision, the Christian mega-charity who announced Monday that the...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 26

1. The Atlantic has a piece up pointing out the significant role Republicans are playing in pushing marriage equality forward.2. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has announced that the more than 300 same-sex marri...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 24

1. “So I should come back tomorrow for my stoning?” This Harlem church, who you might have read about in 5 LGBT Things last week, posted the messages “Jesus would stone homos” and “Harlem is a homo free zone” o...