Dave Chappelle

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

1. Following several federal court decisions, as of Jan. 1, transgender Americans may openly enlist in the military, despite President Trump's attempt to bar them from service by tweeting last July that he woul...

Trump rescinds transgender student protections

Much to the dismay of the LGBT advocates who sought to keep guidance barring discrimination against transgender kids in schools, the Trump administration on Wednesday revoked the guidance.White House Press ...

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

1. As the new president takes the Oath of Office today, it seems as good a time as any to review the LGBT advances brought to America by our outgoing leader. Thanks, Obama.2. Makonnen comes out as mainstrea...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 18

1. Betsy DeVos, Trump's pick for education secretary, gets called out by a Minnesota senator for supporting organization that promote or support conversion therapy at her confirmation hearing.2. Speaking of...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 19

1. Showtime's "Billions," which premieres Feb. 19, will have gender non-conforming Asia Kate Dillon as its star. Dillon plays Taylor, an intern at the hedge fund the series centers on. Like the real-life actor,...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 23

1. Ellen choked up as President Obama awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom yesterday.2. CNN reports on the convicted London serial killer who sought his victims on Grindr and other gay dating apps....

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 17

1. President Obama will award Ellen Degeneres the Presidential Medal of Freedom.2. Time Magazine looks into what's at stake for LGBT rights in the workplace under a President Trump.3. New York State Sen...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 8

1. The Washington Post reports that the Human Rights Campaign is preparing to release a report after the election urging more than 70 specific policy changes that would ban LGBT discrimination in federal progra...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 17

1. The U.S. Navy named a 677-foot support ship after Harvey Milk in a ceremony on Tuesday.2. The Washington Post takes a look at President Obama's LGBT rights legacy.3. Caitlyn Jenner's reality show “I ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 24

1. “They stood up and spoke out. The riots became protests, the protests became a movement. The movement ultimately became an integral part of America.” President Obama designated the Stonewall Inn as a nationa...