5 LGBTQ things you need to know today, April 20

1. Iceland tops the list of fastest growing countries for LGBT acceptance, according to GayStar News. The Williams Institute at UCLA researched data from 141 countries. Since the year 1980, the average levels o...
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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 18

1. Social media has been in a frenzy since the Trump administration announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a list of words "banned" at the Centers for Disease Control and Preven...
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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 12

1. An Alabama farmer who lost his lesbian daughter to suicide protested in opposition to senate candidate Roy Moore outside a campaign rally in Midland City, Alabama, last night. "Judge Roy Moore called my daug...

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

1. Transgender woman Ninotska Love shares what it's like to be one of the first trans students to attend Wellesley College, which began allowing them to apply in 2015.2. Teen Vogue examines the decades-old ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 20

1. LGBT rights and “The Battle of the Bathroom” hit the cover of TIME magazine.2. Mercedes Successful of Haynes City, Florida is the 11th trans woman to be murdered this year.3. The victims of a gay bas...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 4

1. A man accused of a hate crime murder in the West Village claimed to a jury that he acted in self defense and that he is bisexual.2. “We need jobs. We need a vibrant economy. I want every trans person to ...

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

1. The Oregon bakery owners who refused to make a cake for a lesbian couple's commitment ceremony and were subsequently found guilty of discrimination have finally forked over the state-ordered damages of $135,...

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

1. Kathryn Knott, the Philadelphia woman at the center of a gay bashing incident from last year, was convicted of assault Friday but acquitted of the most serious charges.2. The first openly gay politician ...

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

1. “It’s a balance to get this right – we want to find a line that minimizes bullying but maximizes the potential for people to be their authentic selves on Facebook.” Facebook finally changed their controversi...

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

1. "Why shame him for wanting to be a princess? When little girls want to be superheroes, it's cute. Why isn't it the same for a little boy that wants to be a princess?" Meet the coolest parents ever.2. Bry...

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

1. “I said, ‘You’re wanting people to understand and accept you – this is like, really confusing to people. And you still have a judgement about gay people and marriage.' She goes...