Patrick Saunders: A flag and a conversation

On June 8, a rainbow flag with black and brown stripes added to it was hoisted up a pole outside Philadelphia City Hall as part of a campaign to make LGBT people of color more visible. And with that move came c...

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, July 20

1. “Moreover, the defiant act of flying of the gay rainbow flag, especially in the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling that legalized same sex marriage in all 50 states, is undoubtedly offensive to devout Muslim...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 29

1. Buzzfeed with a roundup of how newspapers marked the Supreme Court's decision on marriage equality.2. When former Obama campaign press secretary Ben LaBolt told the president that he was gay, the preside...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 25

1. In the wake of calls for removal of the Confederate flag, anti-LGBT critics are calling for the removal of the gay Pride flag.2. HuffPo with a day in the life of waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to deci...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 2

1. An Omaha, Nebraska man is behind bars for felony arson after torching a rainbow flag that was on a lesbian couple's front porch. The couple had a new flag up later the same day.2. A look at the Chinese p...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 24

1. Those gay-loving java slingers at Starbucks marked the 40th anniversary of Seattle Pride by raising a giant 800 square foot rainbow flag over their headquarters.2. “If I saw something wrong, I tried to c...