LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 3

AZ lawmaker withdraws controversial bill after he becomes national laughingstock

An Arizona lawmaker's proposal to penalize colleges and universities that teach ethnic studies classes has essentially died.

Will Donald Trump dance with Caitlyn Jenner at inaugural ball?

“Trump dancing with Caitlyn would send a strong message that he supports gay rights and trans rights,” one Republican told Page Six.

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Hundreds of LGBT people held a dance party outside Mike Pence’s house

They came, they saw, they danced their queer asses off.

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Watch Ellen win the most People’s Choice Awards ever

She won three People's Choice Awards last night, bringing her total to 20.


Obama pardons former soldier convicted in 1989 of having gay sex

The Georgia resident was convicted of "conduct unbecoming an officer" because he was in a relationship with another man.

Confirmed! Will & Grace is coming back to TV for 10 episodes

"All four of the original stars were excited about getting back into production."

College student who sent homophobic, racist letters to prof avoids jail time

The former student faces 100 hours of community service and counseling.

North Dakota considers bill banning sexual orientation discrimination

Protections based on gender identity are not included in the legislation.

Topless woman shouts, ‘Grab patriarchy by the balls!’ at Trump wax figure debut

With the words “GRAB BACK” written across her bare breasts, the protester eluded museum officials who tried to cover her chest with red, white and blue balloons.

Masked men in Dallas beat gay actor to a pulp with wooden pole

It happened outside a Target store after an evening performance: police say the masked men threatened Derek Whitener, then attacked.

CNN hires Rick ‘Frothy Mix’ Santorum to do political analysis

The notoriously anti-gay former presidential candidate is joining the CNN team as we march into the Trump era.


Randy Rainbow ‘interviews’ Jennifer Holliday & it’s his funniest video yet

The YouTube sensation pretended to grill the Broadway star about her decision to perform at Trump's inauguration and her reversal.

Pulse gunman’s widow allegedly knew about the attack & did nothing to prevent it

Prosecutors claim she knew about the attack ahead of time and then hindered the criminal investigation when she lied to FBI agents after the shooting.

Al Franken confronts Trump nominee over conversion therapy donations

Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education gave millions to an organization that promotes discredited "ex-gay therapy."

Mother who killed gay teen tried to hire assassin, police report says

Itaberli's mother offered money to local teenagers to kill her son, according to the testimony of one of the boys.

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Author of Russia’s gay propaganda bill pushes decriminalizing domestic abuse

The bill passed the first reading in the State Duma nearly unanimously, putting it on a path to become law.

Obama commutes Chelsea Manning’s prison sentence

She will walk out of the Army's Fort Leavenworth Penitentiary a free woman in May.

Got glitter? You’re invited to a queer dance party outside Mike Pence’s house!

Organizers declared, "get ready to WERK it and tell Daddy Pence: homo/transphobia is not tolerated in our country!"

BAM! Batman revealed as transgender ally & DC comics writer comes out as trans

Dr. Victoria October isn't the first transgender character in DC Comics and Lilah Sturges isn't the first transgender writer to come out as trans.

Trump’s video begging people to attend his inauguration party is killing the web

Remember when 1.8 million supporters turned out for President Obama’s inauguration? That’s definitely not happening when Donald Trump is sworn in.

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Jewish gay activist slashed with razor blades by Neo-Nazis in shocking attack

Jorge Arce says he was walking in a park while wearing a T-shirt with the Israeli flag when he was attacked.

Growing list of Democrats boycotting Trump inauguration

More than 30 House Democrats plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as a threat to democracy.

Did homophobic minister Bishop Eddie Long die from untreated AIDS complications?

Long’s private life sent seismic shock waves across the black church community when news broke about his alleged sexcapades with four male teenagers.

Would-be Education Secretary will face tough questions about LGBT rights

Democrats are raising concerns about how her conservative Christian beliefs and advocacy for family values might impact minority and LGBT students.

Members are trying to deny Obama entry to an exclusive country club

It'll set you back $80,000 to apply for membership at the club and $9,600 in yearly fees.

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Mother brutally stabs her teenage son to death because he was gay

She hired several local boys to beat the teen, then plunged a knife into his chest herself. His stepfather helped to hide the body.