5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 19

1. The Republican delegates hoping to strip anti-LGBT language from the party's platform formally gave up on Monday, the first day of the Republican National Convention. They did not have the votes to force a f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 22

1. Media Matters for America analyzed cable news coverage of the Orlando shootings and found that Fox News significantly underrepresented LGBT voices and that none of the networks featured many Hispanic or Musl...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 10

1. The 2016 Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning, with lesbian drama “Carol” leading the pack with five nods. Also “The Danish Girl,” starring Eddie Redmayne as transgender pioneer Lili Elbe, na...

Darian Aaron: Georgia on my mind

We have a reason to celebrate during Atlanta Pride this year.The past three months since the Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples have been a whirlwind.I’m almost ce...

Supreme Court denies Kentucky clerk stay

In a significant blow to those who seek to use a free exercise of religion argument to discriminate against same-sex couples seeking to marry, U.S. Supreme Court on Monday evening denied an emergency request...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 28

1. “When people are brave in regards to playing LGBTQ people, that’s borderline offensive. I’m never going to be considered brave for playing a straight person, and nor should I be.”...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 7

1. “Up until now, I have totally isolated myself from the transgender community, so I have a lot of catching up to do. I feel such a responsibility to this courageous group to try to get it right and tell all s...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 3

1. “It’s simple: Too many Republican leaders, regardless of their views on the constitutionality of the same sex marriage decision, did not come across as happy for gay Americans. The millions who cheered the r...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 2

1. A federal judge ruled Wednesday that all Alabama counties must abide by the court decisions allowing same-sex marriages. A handful of counties had been refusing to issue the licenses.2. “Make no mistake:...