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...
Ashleigh Atwell

Ashleigh Atwell: LGBT allies—show up, do the work

It’s officially summer and that means two things: it’s hot as the devil’s toenails here in Georgia and it’s Pride season. LGBT folks across the country are gearing up to march, spectate and shine at celebration...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 5

1. Black Lives Matter brought Toronto Pride parade to a standstill on Sunday in a protest against Pride Toronto's “anti-blackness.” Among their demands, the group asked Pride to increase funding and support for...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 30

1. The Washington Post looks at the complicated details behind the end of the transgender military ban. 2. Speaking of, New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan issued an executive order on Thursday barring discrimi...