Peter Thiel

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

1. Fox News may be getting some competition. Openly gay venture capitalist Peter Thiel, who famously came out at the 2016 Republican National Convention while pledging his support for Donald Trump, is reportedl...

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

1. The Washington Post goes point-by-point on how North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's support of the anti-LGBT HB2 ultimately led to his losing reelection. McCrory conceded to Attorney General Roy Cooper on Monda...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, May 16

1. The Washington Post reports that online dictionary searches for “transgender” spiked more than 600 percent after President Obama's directive on school bathrooms last Friday morning. 2. Mic breaks down how...

They/them/their: The rise of gender-neutral pronouns

As transgender rights and issues finally became part of the national conversation in 2015, those in and outside of the LGBT community began to process new ways not only of thinking, but also speaking. One of th...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 23

1. Last night was the series premiere of Ryan Murphy's “Scream Queens,” and yes, it was completely insane and ultra-gay. Towleroad has a recap. 2. The Washington Post got an early loo...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 10

1. WaPo has an interesting story up on how Google searches show the dramatic change in Americans' attitudes towards same-sex marriage. 2. Bleacher Report takes a look at the flourishing community...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 31

1. “Thank you for making me realize that I'm not alone. Your video touched my heart and the day I got that video was the best day of my life. Your video and all of the other ones boosted my confide...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 25

1. The New York Times on the California initiative that would call for gay people to be murdered. 2. Take a look at the full-page ad the American Family Association took out in the Washington Post. T...

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, Feb. 18

1. An Ohio father is being charged with murder after stabbing his gender nonconforming child to death. 2. “My niece is a tremendous young lady. She’s a bright and accomplished student who earned her intervie...