5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 13

1. The Wall Street Journal reports that some employers are telling gay workers that they must wed in order to keep health-care coverage for their partners. 2. Sweden has a novel approach to warding off Russi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 3

1. “If the Republican Party and its candidates expect evangelicals, faithful Catholics, and other people of faith to turn out to the polls in large numbers in 2016, they better show more political courage, skil...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 10

1. A new poll shows support for marriage equality has hit an all-time high, nearly doubling since 2004. 2. Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, has signed with Yahoo Sports as an NBA and NCAA an...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 1

1. GLAAD with a report on the number of LGBT characters in the 2014-2015 TV season. Cable and streaming have the most, and of the networks it's Fox by a large margin, followed by ABC, NBC and CBS. 2. It's a ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 12

1. Maine could make history twice this November by electing an openly gay governor and electing the youngest openly gay legislator. Mike Michaud ran unopposed in Tuesday's Democratic gubernatorial primary and w...