5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 10

1. A new poll shows support for marriage equality has hit an all-time high, nearly doubling since 2004. 2. Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, has signed with Yahoo Sports as an NBA and NCAA an...

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

1. A heavily armed Coast Guard member who was allegedly obsessed with a co-worker is charged with gunning her down and seriously injuring her wife. 2. Secretary of State John Kerry has established an LGBT en...

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

1. Americans narrowly favor marriage equality, but most also think that wedding-related businesses should be able to deny services to gay couples and that local officials and judges with religious objections sh...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 26

1. Republican Louisiana governor and 2016 presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal says he would support a constitutional amendment enabling state legislatures to outlaw same-sex marriage if the U.S. Supreme Court ove...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 2

1. “The best way to get young people involved in their own health is to work with them. The top-down approach to HIV prevention won’t work. We should partner with them to get the message across, have them at th...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 18

1. Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player to be drafted, nabbed a GQ Man of the Year cover. 2. Al Jazeera America on the 12 states where it's legal for gay couples to marry, but also legal to fire some...

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

1. "Ultimately, I think the Equal Protection Clause does guarantee same-sex marriage in all fifty states.” President Obama says there's a constitutional right to marriage equality in this New Yorker interview. ...

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

1. “Alas, Mr. Delgaudio, it seems your letter has reached me far too late. The Homosexual Lobby has already dug their fabulously manicured claws into me, and I am afraid to report that I have been brainwashed i...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, August 20

1. “By this time next year, it will be over as a legal matter.” Former National Organization for Marriage spokesperson throws in the towel on marriage equality. 2. UCLA's Williams Institute says legalizing s...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 23

1. “The truth is, the image of the southern elite is kinda gay, and Schweitzer's not a homophobe – he was just boning up on some good ol'-fashioned populist elite-hating.” A gay Guardian journalist from the sou...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 29

1. "Life is too short to have the force of government stand in the way of two adults whose pursuit of happiness includes marriage." Republican congressman Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania cites conversations with h...