Lesbian Pioneer Phyllis Lyon Dies at 95

Iconic lesbian pioneer Phyllis Lyon died peacefully at her home in San Francisco on Thursday (April 9) at the age of 95. Lyon and her partner of 58 years, Del Martin, dedicated their lives to LGBTQ, women’s,...

AIDS Quilt Moving to San Francisco

The Atlanta-based Names Project Foundation, which has served as the custodian of the massive AIDS Memorial Quilt since 1987, is turning over that task to the San Francisco-based National AIDS Memorial, official...

San Francisco officially designates leather district

San Francisco honors leather. Specifically, the city voted on May 1 to create the Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District. The city's Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the resolution, which authorizes...

5 LGBT things to know today, Nov. 10

1. “Transparent” star Jeffrey Tambor is the latest Hollywood actor to be accused of sexual harassment. Tambor's transgender former assistant, Van Barnes (who appeared in “I Am Cait”), made the allegations on he...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 13

1. Edie Windsor, the lesbian whose court case brought marriage equality to the United States, passed away yesterday at age 88. Thank you, Edie, for everything. 2. More sad news coming out of San Francisco's ...