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

1. Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc in Houston, Texas, this week. The city's Montrose Center, a LGBT resource facility, needs your help to assist displaced LGBT community members. Here's how you can get involved....

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

1. Louisiana's governor is battling to have LGBT protections put back into place in state law.2. "There are no two sides to the story of white supremacy, neo-Nazism, and the other repugnant forms of hatred ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 16

1. Ding dong, the bill is dead! Which old bill? The anti-transgender Texas bathroom bill, that is.2. In Alabama, the fight to fill Jeff Sessions' vacated seat after he leveled up to the federal government: ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 3

1. Nearly 250 faith leaders gathered on the steps of Texas' capitol this week to denounce the state legislature's proposed transgender "bathroom bills."2. The Russian LGBT Network just released a 30-page re...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 18

1. Tech giant IBM continues its fight against Texas' "bathroom bill," taking out full-page newspaper ads and sending employees to talk with legislators.2. Do you want to win tickets to watch the taping of t...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 17

1. Meet Luis Larrain, who could be Chile's first openly gay member of Congress.2. "The Flash" actor Keiynan Lonsdale came out in an inspiring Instagram post this week.3. Human Rights Campaign filed a "f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 19

1. The woman who broke the story about Chechnya's detainment of gay men will likely have to flee the country, Washington Post reports. The rest of the staff at her newspaper is also under verbal attack.2. T...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 27

1. Mack Beggs is a transgender young man from Texas. He just won the state's wrestling championship — in the girls' division. State law prohibits Beggs from competing in the boys' division.2. In addition to...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 22

1. The Arkansas branch of Human Rights Campaign hosted an unusual LGBT Valentine's Day event last week — speed dating with local legislators.2. Rep. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia), is over what he calls a genera...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 15

1. Pink Pistols, a national LGBT gun rights organization, recently started offering classes in the Orlando area. In the months since the Pulse shooting, even LGBT individuals who aren't fond of guns are learnin...