Presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand supports 3rd gender marker on federal IDs
Presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand supports 3rd gender marker on federal IDs

Asked by a transgender woman if she supported a third gender option, Gillibrand gave an "emphatic yes."

West Hollywood mayor defends himself against sexual harassment allegation with a slur
West Hollywood mayor defends himself against sexual harassment allegation with a slur

The embattled West Hollywood mayor attempted to distance himself from allegations by claiming that his accuser is unattractive.

This black lesbian became a giant in her field no matter what her critics threw at her
This black lesbian became a giant in her field no matter what her critics threw at her

Octavia Butler wasn't just a giant in science fiction literature, she was also a black lesbian who overcame multiple obstacles to become a bestselling author.

School board that took trans bathroom case to Supreme Court may change their policy
School board that took trans bathroom case to Supreme Court may change their policy

Gavin Grimm's attorney said that they have already had a settlement conference with the school district, but wouldn't elaborate.

Martina Navratilova’s transphobic comments are starting to cost her
Martina Navratilova’s transphobic comments are starting to cost her

She wrote that trans women will "win everything in sight and perhaps earn a small fortune" before de-transitioning.

Jussie Smollett hires Michael Cohen’s defense attorney as FBI starts investigation
Jussie Smollett hires Michael Cohen’s defense attorney as FBI starts investigation

His show, "Empire" is also reportedly doing "serious rewrites" to cut back on the actor's scenes from episodes filming this week.

Gay dads may make better parents according to a major new study
Gay dads may make better parents according to a major new study

Researchers concluded that gay fathers "don’t conform to roles of conventional fathers" making them "highly involved in their children's lives."

Catholic cardinals say rampant sex abuse in church isn’t clergy’s fault & blame ‘homosexual agenda’
Catholic cardinals say rampant sex abuse in church isn’t clergy’s fault & blame ‘homosexual agenda’

On the eve of a major Vatican sex abuse summit, conservative leaders are trying to deflect their responsibility by blaming gay people.

Indiana Republicans removed race & LGBTQ people from a ‘hate crimes’ bill
Indiana Republicans removed race & LGBTQ people from a ‘hate crimes’ bill

Despite numerous hate crimes in the state over the past few years, Indiana Republicans bowed down to the religious right while Democrats walked out in protest.

Politicians are asking the feds to ‘break the patent’ on PrEP to make it more widely available
Politicians are asking the feds to ‘break the patent’ on PrEP to make it more widely available

Because the drug was developed using federal funds, the National Institute of Health has the option of breaking the patent and allowing generic versions to come to market.

25 years ago, she lost custody of her son because she was in a lesbian relationship
25 years ago, she lost custody of her son because she was in a lesbian relationship

Her mother sued her for custody of her son, arguing she was an unfit parent because she was in a lesbian relationship. The judge agreed.

Trump is abandoning his only gay judicial nominees
Trump is abandoning his only gay judicial nominees

One of them just got dropped. The other was downgraded.

Trump administration launches campaign to decriminalize homosexuality worldwide
Trump administration launches campaign to decriminalize homosexuality worldwide

But the move isn't heartfelt - it's a thinly veiled attempt to shame Iran for human rights violations.

They ordered takeout at Little Caesar’s. Then they saw the slur on the receipt.
They ordered takeout at Little Caesar’s. Then they saw the slur on the receipt.

"So, why would you write that on the ticket? I'm not understanding that."

Trump denied a trans woman asylum & deported her. She was killed when she returned.
Trump denied a trans woman asylum & deported her. She was killed when she returned.

A trans woman came to America because threats were made against her, but immigration authorities didn't believe her. Now she's dead.

Dolly Parton just slammed nonbinary & pansexual people
Dolly Parton just slammed nonbinary & pansexual people

"Sometimes I think it’s just become kind of fashionable..."

Bernie Sanders announces his 2020 presidential bid & the internet has thoughts
Bernie Sanders announces his 2020 presidential bid & the internet has thoughts

People are either feeling the Bern or they want to burn his campaign to the ground.

LGBTQ youth are bullied for their weight almost as much as their orientation & gender identity
LGBTQ youth are bullied for their weight almost as much as their orientation & gender identity

LGBTQ youth are likely to be bullied and teased about their weight -- and it doesn't matter if they are under- or overweight. 

This trans activist was there at the start of the modern LGBTQ movement
This trans activist was there at the start of the modern LGBTQ movement

"I’m nothing special, I’m just one of the girls."

‘Marlon Bundo’ is just the most recent example of censoring LGBTQ lives
‘Marlon Bundo’ is just the most recent example of censoring LGBTQ lives

Straight people have been erasing us since the Middle Ages.

Doctors don’t treat trans patients poorly because they’re uneducated. They’re prejudiced.
Doctors don’t treat trans patients poorly because they’re uneducated. They’re prejudiced.

When it comes to health care, doctors who have worked with trans patients before aren't necessarily better.

A man was attacked for being gay. He caught the punch on video.
A man was attacked for being gay. He caught the punch on video.

"Oh, then you're gay?" the man in the video said before punching.

Now a tax preparer is refusing to serve LGBTQ people & claiming ‘religious freedom’
Now a tax preparer is refusing to serve LGBTQ people & claiming ‘religious freedom’

"You hear about it all the time, but nothing like this has happened to us before."

An up-to-date guide to the crowded Democratic presidential field
An up-to-date guide to the crowded Democratic presidential field

Ten and counting: the list of Democratic presidential candidates just keeps on growing.

This gay teen faces certain death if the government deports him back to Iran
This gay teen faces certain death if the government deports him back to Iran

Three years ago, Iran hung a teenager to death for being gay. This young man could face a similar fate.

Don Cheadle showed his support for transgender kids, and Twitter went wild
Don Cheadle showed his support for transgender kids, and Twitter went wild

Don Cheadle proved he's more than just an Avenger, but a superhero in the real world too.

Donald Trump’s love of brutal leaders shows that he’s a wannabe dictator
Donald Trump’s love of brutal leaders shows that he’s a wannabe dictator

He has praised China for its laws executing drug dealers. And that's not all...

Did you spot this trans actress in the newest season of Netflix’s ‘One Day at a Time’?
Did you spot this trans actress in the newest season of Netflix’s ‘One Day at a Time’?

Nicky Endres is an actor who plays both male and female roles.