5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 23

1. The Trump Administration will allow anti-trans discrimination in health care. According to the Advocate, "The administration will reverse a mandate of the ACA which bars discrimination against trans patients...
Cub Sport - Crush video

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 29

1. The Pulse nightclub shooter originally intended to strike at Disney World, NBC News has reported. Prosecutors claim that Omar Mateen had planned to attack the theme park by hiding a gun in a stroller, but wa...
Ben Carson

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 21

1. Trump administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is defending statements he made regarding a delay in his agency to institute protections for transgender individuals in homeless shelte...
John Oliver

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 19

1. Timothy Egan of the New York Times penned a scathing editorial as Leo Varadkar, the openly gay Prime Minister of Ireland, visited Donald Trump and toured the U.S. to commemorate St. Patrick's Day. Egan wrote...
Simon Williamson, columnist with Georgia Voice

Simon Williamson: All hail Adam Rippon

It isn’t often we get to watch our own in action. Making up five or so percent of the population means that for LGBTQ members to be at the top of their field in a world that still doesn’t really want them is a ...
Ricky Martin on "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah"

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

1. A new religious exemption rule the Trump administration is considering would allow healthcare workers the right to refuse to treat transgender patients, as well as refuse to perform abortion services for wom...
Carson Jones

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 4

1. Looks as though someone's made an honest woman out of Juno. Actress Ellen Page discreetly tied the knot with her girlfriend Emma Portner over the weekend. "Can’t believe I get to call this extraordinary woma...
Mike Pence

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 17

1. A new article in The New Yorker details a conversation Donald Trump had with his then-running mate, Mike Pence, while the duo were on the campaign trail. According to an anonymous campaign staffer, Trump moc...
President Donald Trump

Transgender military ban halted by war threat

It took the threat of nuclear war with North Korea to reportedly get the White House to put a hold on the policy re-instituting the ban on open transgender service in the military.A White House source, who ...