5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 29

1. As June draws to a close, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) decided it was time for someone in the federal government to make note of Pride Month, even if the president would not.2. The LGBT community center i...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 23

1. The Mississippi governor signed House Bill 1523 a year ago, and this week the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals made the so-called "religious freedom" bill law. Advocates are calling it "the worst anti-LGBT law...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 14

1. In Alabama this week, the KKK and white nationalists showed up to protest Pride, and the police department referred to the disruption as a "peaceful rally" from both sides.2. Danica Roem, a candidate for...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 2

1. Rep. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia) joins Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) as the second GOP member to break ranks and support the Equality Act in Congress.2. Ivanka Trump tweeted her support for Pride Mo...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 25

1. Congratulations, Taiwan! The country is Asia's first to legalize same-sex marriage.2. NPR chatted with Lebanese LGBT activists about how the community is treated in Lebanon, and what Beirut Pride Week is...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 10

1. The AP reports on how a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against marriage equality would cause legal “chaos.”2. “Santorum calls crowd of 4 in rural Iowa a success.” There's our headline of the day courtesy of T...

President Obama declares June as LGBT Pride Month

President Barack Obama released a statement May 29 declaring June as LGBT Pride Month:From the moment our Nation first came together to declare the fundamental truth that all men are created equal, courageo...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 2

1. “I did not think this would ever come.” HuffPo has a profile on the lead plaintiffs in Illinois' successful marriage equality lawsuit, which led to marriage licenses being issued for same-sex couples startin...