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

1. “Trash, unethical and dangerous.” The Daily Beast is under fire for an article one of their (straight) reporters wrote about finding dates on Grindr in the Olympic Village in Rio. While he didn't name names,...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 10

1. A Brazilian Olympian said yes when proposed to by her partner after a rugby match at the Rio Olympics. 2. "They're both motivated by anger. Anger at governmental neglect, essentially." NBC News compares A...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 9

1. Openly gay British diver Tom Daley won bronze in synchronized diving alongside his diving partner Daniel Goodfellow on Monday in Rio. Americans David Boudia and Steele Johnson took silver and China took gold...

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

1. “We aren't going to get into family arguments about the distribution of money. Work it out. We can't get in the middle of this." AP reports that the fund for the victims and family members of the Pulse shoot...

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...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 4

1. Democratic vice-presidential nominee Tim Kaine blasted his Republican counterpart Mike Pence and North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on LGBT issues at a rally Wednesday. 2. Donald Trump's spokesperson, who ha...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 14

1. The New York Times reports on how Grindr is becoming an effective way to get gay men of color to try home HIV self-testing kits. 2. The largest survey of transgender people yet shows the extent of the dan...