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

1. Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who defied orders and refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, was given more time to continue denying the licenses while she takes her religious object...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 25

1. In the wake of calls for removal of the Confederate flag, anti-LGBT critics are calling for the removal of the gay Pride flag.2. HuffPo with a day in the life of waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court to deci...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 9

1. “Every ridiculous assertion from Dr. Carson on — I mean Jesus, God. Oh God. I mean, it’s kind of hard to fathom, isn’t it?” Vice President Joe Biden at a loss for words about Ben Carson at the Human Rights C...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 6

1. “I can be trans for you.” Buzzfeed with 13 reasons things can get weird on Grindr when you're a trans guy.2. “People will be snarky enough. Why hand them a weapon?” An anxious aunt writes to WaPo's style...

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

1. “I use the image of a kaleidoscope — the jewels inside are desires. If you turn it one way, it’s lesbianism. If you rearrange them, it can be community service or devotion to Mary.” WaPo with a report on gay...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 17

1. An anonymous Twitter user apparently tracked down the assailants who assaulted a gay male couple in Philadelphia on Sept. 11, leaving one with a fractured jaw and cheekbones.2. Supreme Court Justice Ruth...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, August 22

1. An LGBT take on the Ice Bucket Challenge. Frontiers L.A. has a profile on a gay couple facing ALS.2. “V.S. was D.T.S’s beard for three years prior to the filing of suit. V.S. is informed and believes tha...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 25

1. "We think it's time for the FDA to take a serious look at its policy, because it's out of step with peer countries, it's out of step with modern medicine, it's out of step with public opinion, and we feel it...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 18

1. Several internationally renowned AIDS experts were on the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday and claimed 298 lives. They were on their way to an international AIDS meeting b...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 15

1. Less then three percent of the U.S. population identifies as gay, lesbian or bisexual according to a CDC report issued today, in what's being called “the first large-scale government survey measuring America...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 26

1. "A number of states, including my home state of Maine, have now legalized same-sex marriage, and I agree with that decision.” Sen. Susan Collins of Maine becomes the fourth sitting Republican senator to publ...