5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 21

1. “He said, Governor, I’m going to make North Carolina the epicenter of the transgender bathroom movement in the United States of America. And once I finish with North Carolina, I’m going to move to all the st...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 20

1. Just in time for Bisexual Awareness Week, Lord Ivar Mountbatten becomes the first out member of the British Royal Family after coming out as bisexual. 2. “Gender-fluid” has been added to the Oxford Englis...

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

1. Democratic vice-presidential nominee Tim Kaine blasted his Republican counterpart Mike Pence and North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on LGBT issues at a rally Wednesday. 2. Donald Trump's spokesperson, who ha...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 12

1. The Italian parliament legalized same-sex civil unions on Wednesday, ending the country's status as the last Western European nation not allowing them. 2. Meet the GOP senator blocking the historic appoin...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 11

1. “Of all the state legislation impacting counseling during my 30 years with ACA, the new Tennessee law based on Senate Bill 1556/House Bill 1840 is the worst.” The American Counseling Association has canceled...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 5

1. The Williams Institute has a number for how much federal funding is at risk thanks to North Carolina's anti-LGBT bill: $4.8 billion. The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday informed Gov. Pat McCrory that th...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 27

1. “Governor McCrory can’t even enforce his law in his house.” Mara Keisling, executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality, on using the bathroom at North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's offic...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 18

1. “I’ll be honest with you, I don’t even know why there’s an issue about which bathroom to use. Because if you are a guy and you go into bathroom with my wife, I’m gonna make the news — I know there’s three ca...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 13

1. “McCrory’s Executive Order 93 and his trumpeting of it had all the bluster of the Wizard of Oz’s fiery head and imposing voice. But North Carolinians should pay attention to the man behind the curtain. McCro...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 1

1. Politifact calls shenanigans on North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's claim that the state's new anti-LGBT law doesn't take away rights. 2. “Regardless of what my state’s law now says, and regardless of the g...