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, June 12

1. Pulse: One year later. Today marks the first anniversary of the deadly nightclub shooting in Orlando, where a gunman killed 49 individuals at the LGBT club on Latin Night.2. A reflection on this weekend'...

Patrick Saunders: Strange bedfellows and good jeans

One of the things I like to do any time I'm making a road trip in the South is to scroll through the radio dial to see what local stations I pick up. I like finding out what kind of music is popular in certain ...

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

1. Maybelline is the second commercial makeup brand to bring a man on board. Gay makeup artist and YouTube star Manny Gutierrez so far filmed two ads for the company alongside female influencer Shayla Mitchell....

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 14

1. “It's done.” President-elect Donald Trump told “60 Minutes” in an interview that aired last night that he's “fine” with marriage equality and that the Supreme Court has settled it. But Trump has previously v...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 25

1. "It was incredible to see how our community came together in the wake of the senseless Pulse shooting. We hope this gesture can add to the heart and goodwill that defines Orlando.” Two Orlando hospitals won'...

FDA opens door to ending gay blood donation ban

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration signaled Tuesday that it is reevaluating its policy on blood donations by gay and bisexual men, less than a year after changing its former policy and less than two months s...