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

1. Researchers at Stanford University developed an artificial intelligence algorithm technology that allegedly predicts sexual orientation. A number of LGBT groups spoke out against the technology, saying it do...

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....
Donald Trump

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 24

1. The president released guidelines for his transgender military ban, which give Defense Sec. James Mattis a lot of leeway in deciding how to implement the ban. 2. Lambda Legal filed suit against the US dep...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 14

1. The Naval Postgraduate School in California and the Palm Center estimate it would cost the US $960 million to enforce the president's ban on transgender troops, which is 114 times more than it costs for them...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 11

1. The transgender military ban — supposedly on hold due to the threat of nuclear war from North Korea — would be a "great favor" to the military, according to President Donald Trump. Trump addressed the ban du...
President Donald Trump

Transgender military ban halted by war threat

It took the threat of nuclear war with North Korea to reportedly get the White House to put a hold on the policy re-instituting the ban on open transgender service in the military. A White House source, who ...

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

1. It's official: the Department of Defense confirmed that White House officials reached out to begin drafting guidance that would ban transgender Americans from serving in the military. 2. Janet Mock writes...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 30

1. The Washington Post looks at the complicated details behind the end of the transgender military ban. 2. Speaking of, New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan issued an executive order on Thursday barring discrimi...

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

1. “Engraved on the front of the Supreme Court is the phrase 'equal justice under the law,' but as long as any Americans can be legally discriminated against, there is not equal justice in this country.” Rep. R...