Madonna to Receive GLAAD Award for LGBTQ Activism

GLAAD will be awarding pop icon and LGBTQ advocate Madonna with the Advocate for Change Award at its upcoming 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards.https://twitter.com/glaad/status/1092790619838316544?ref_src=twsr...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 20

1. Six people resigned from the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS last week, claiming the Trump administration has no strategy in place to handle the ongoing HIV epidemic, and the administration looks t...

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

1. “We need a good jobs governor, not an HB2 governor.” North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper went toe-to-toe in a feisty gubernatorial debate Tuesday night.2...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 27

1. Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from gay people for the way they have treated them.2. A survivor of the Orlando shooting attended the NYC...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 24

1. “They stood up and spoke out. The riots became protests, the protests became a movement. The movement ultimately became an integral part of America.” President Obama designated the Stonewall Inn as a nationa...
Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: Stonewall-sized expectations

If you’re gay you’ve certainly heard of the Stonewall riots, but have you actually ever been to the bar where it took place? I have and it was nothing like what I expected.I wasn’t born when those demonstra...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 4

1. President Obama is poised to declare the first-ever national monument recognizing the struggle for LGBT rights, singling out a sliver of green space and part of the surrounding Greenwich Village neighborhood...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 29

1. A transgender woman reported to police that she was raped inside the bathroom at the historic New York City gay bar Stonewall Inn on Saturday night.2. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has banned city employees fr...