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5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 8

1. Trump administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is changing the agency's mission statement, removing language guaranteeing inclusive and discrimination-free housing communities. Under...
Gus Kenworthy

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 19

1. Openly gay U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon, the team bronze medalist who has become one of the best-known athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, turned down an offer from NBC to become a corresp...
Danica Roem

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 11

1. Human Rights Campaign has released its annual State Equality Index, which ranks the states on LGBT issues based on 2017 legislation. Georgia was in the lowest-rated category, “High Priority to Achieve Basic ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 9

1. Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions was confirmed yesterday, despite outspoken critics, NAACP sit-ins and national press courtesy of Sen. Elizabeth Warren persisting her resistance. The Human Rights Campaign condemne...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 31

1. Despite rumors about a massive anti-LGBT bill coming today, the president says he has no plans to roll back protections and rights set forth during the Obama administration. 2. Taiwan is set to become the...