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

1. Families of three Pulse nightclub victims are suing Facebook, Twitter and Google for allowing ISIS recruiters to operate accounts. The families say the social networks were aware of the issue, but have done ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 15

1. The island of Malta made history this month by outlawing conversion therapy, and threatening fines and jail time to anyone found in violation. The country has some of Europe's most progressive policies for g...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 12

1. Today marks the six-month anniversary of the attack on Orlando, Florida's Pulse nightclub. At 2:02 a.m., the minute the shooting started on June 12, commemorations began with a candlelight vigil honoring the...

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, Nov. 11

1. The Advocate named the heroes of the Pulse shooting as their 2016 People of the Year.2. On that note, the city of Orlando has agreed to a deal to buy the Pulse nightclub for $2.25 million and turn it int...

This is why Georgia Voice is with her

After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last June that marriage equality was the law of the land, there was a sense from those outside of the LGBT community (and perhaps many within it) that the bulk of the mission ...

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

1. Senate Democrats are fighting to remove language from a defense policy bill that would allow federal contractors to discriminate based on sexual or gender orientation.2. A former employee of Donald Trump...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 24

1. The Log Cabin Republicans have officially refused to endorse Donald Trump for President, citing the discriminatory beliefs of his most senior advisors – though they also refer to him as the most pro-LGBT can...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 28

1. The trial of suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore began this morning before the Court of the Judiciary in Montgomery. Moore could be booted out of the job for the second time, this time for defying fede...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 12

1. “I’m sad that my kids have to grow up next to this hate.” A lesbian couple's next door neighbors put up “No Trespassing” signs along the border that separated their yards, disrupted one of their children's b...

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

1. Buzzfeed has 10 quotes proving that Jason Lewis, who is running for Congress against a lesbian progressive opponent, deserves the title of Minnesota's “Mini-Trump.”2. “To willingly allow anyone to hijack...