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, 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, 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, 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'...

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

1. Donald Trump is proposing an “ideological test” for those who want to enter the United States that would assess a candidate's stances on issues like religious freedom, gender equality and LGBT rights. 2. ...

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

1. Brazilian model Lea T will become the first transgender person to have a major roll at an Olympic opening ceremony tonight. 2. “They were beating people … mostly the trans women. A police person even step...
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, 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...