Top 10 National Stories of 2018

No. 10: Ric Grenell confirmed as ambassador U.S. Ambassador to Germandy Richard Grenell (Photo public domain) After months of Democratic opposition, the U.S. Senate confirmed Richard Grenell this y...

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 25

1. MSNBC Host Joy Ann Reid has blamed hackers for a string of anti-gay posts on her blog, but there's little evidence to show they were planted, Internet Archive said. The posts first surfaced in December, and ...
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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 4

1. The Associated Press reports that a Federal Highway Administration official sent a letter to Lexington, Kentucky, Mayor Jim Gray asking the city to remove its Pride-themed rainbow crosswalks, which are simil...

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...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 2

1. “It wasn’t too long ago white people were saying I don’t feel comfortable sharing a bathroom with a black person and history repeats itself.” 200 students walked out of a Missouri ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 20

1. “Moreover, the defiant act of flying of the gay rainbow flag, especially in the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling that legalized same sex marriage in all 50 states, is undoubtedly offensive to devout Muslim...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 21

1. Remember that study that emerged last December saying that short conversations could change people's minds on same-sex marriage? It received widespread media attention across the globe. Yeah, the data was fa...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 11

1. The Texas House will debate a bill Tuesday that would prohibit local governments in the state from recognizing same-sex marriages performed in other states, a direct response to the Supreme Court's anticipat...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 16

1. Couples from across London took part in a mass gay kiss-in on Valentine's Day in Piccadilly Circus. 2. “I’ve not been abusive at all so the only thing I can put it down to is the fact that we are a gay co...

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

1. “Opposition to gay marriage was particularly strong in the black church, and as he ran for higher office, he grudgingly accepted the counsel of more pragmatic folks like me, and modified his position to supp...