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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. 17

1. Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is gay, wrote a letter to his employees regarding the violence and racism shown in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend — and also revealed he's cutting off Apple Pay support f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 14

1. In Alabama this week, the KKK and white nationalists showed up to protest Pride, and the police department referred to the disruption as a "peaceful rally" from both sides. 2. Danica Roem, a candidate for...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 23

1. Texas A&M has its first openly gay student body president, who took the position after the top vote-getter was disqualified after failing to report campaign expenses and was accused of voter intimidation...

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, Jan. 24

1. Remember that "Lavender Scare" apology that the US State Department made a few weeks ago? Well, that seems to be null and void, given that the apology was removed from the government website, along with othe...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 2

1. BJ Barone and Frankie Nelson, a gay Toronto couple whose birth photo of their son went viral in 2014 are upset after learning that the photo is being used in an anti-gay campaign in Italy.  2. Georgia Car...