5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 8

1. Kenne McFadden, 27, of San Antonio, Texas, was found dead on April 9. Police just now ruled the woman's death a homicide, making McFadden the 10th known transwoman murdered so far this year. 2. Today at 1...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 2

1. Congressional LGBT ally Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) announced this will be her last year in elected office. 2. The United Methodist Church is considering removing its first openly gay bishop, Kar...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 18

1. A Detroit man was charged Sunday in connection with a viral video that showed him pointing a gun and shouting anti-gay slurs at a man in a convenience store. 2. The United Methodist Church elected an open...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 10

1. The ACLU filed suit against Mississippi over a bill that allows certain businesses to refuse service to same-sex couples based on religious grounds. 2. A Boston man has been indicted for a scheme in which...

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:...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 25

1. "I don't care what your culture is. Inhumanity is inhumanity is inhumanity. Prejudice is prejudice is prejudice." Vice President Joe Biden at a forum yesterday on U.S. and international LGBT rights. 2. Th...