Pulse survivors at the March for Our Lives

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 26

1. Pulse shooting survivors and their family members joined hundreds of Human Rights Campaign supporters on Saturday at the D.C. March for Our Lives. Before the march, the Pulse survivors spoke at the annual HR...
Frozen

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, March 1

1. At a meeting held with bipartisan lawmakers yesterday concerning gun violence, Donald Trump said, “Ninety-eight percent of all mass shootings in the United States, since 1950, have taken place in gun-free zo...
Rose McGowan

5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, Feb. 5

1. In the Costa Rican presidential race, Pentecostal singer Fabricio Alvarado, who campaigned heavily against legalizing same-sex marriage in the "laid-back" Central American nation, has won the first round of ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 12

1. Donald Trump appointed James Renne to his transition team in January, and then transferred him to the Department of Agriculture — though his duties aren't clear. If Renne's name sounds familiar, it's because...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 3

1. More than 100 gay men have been arrested, and some killed, in Chechnya, according to a Russian newspaper report. Chechen leaders deny all allegations. 2. Homophobic police in Egypt are taking to the inter...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 29

1. The plaintiffs in the lawsuit challenging North Carolina's anti-transgender bathroom law got a partial win Friday night as a federal judge said the University System of North Carolina must allow them to use ...

Dragnificent Queens: Monica Van Pelt is the real deal

Monica Van Pelt describes her first time doing drag as “a horrible mess,” but that didn't stop patrons at the bar in Columbus from cheering her on to win the talent show that week—and the following 15 weeks aft...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 24

1. There are reports that the St. Louis Rams made a deal with the NFL where they would draft Michael Sam in order to not have to appear on HBO’s “Hard Knocks.” Sam was the first openly gay player drafted in NFL...