38% of gay & bi men want dating apps to filter for race
38% of gay & bi men want dating apps to filter for race

27% of those responding consider race to be an issue when they seek out a partner.

Gay congressman files bill to officially recognize women & LGBTQ people can be president
Gay congressman files bill to officially recognize women & LGBTQ people can be president

The 21st Century President Act would update federal law to remove gendered references to the President and their spouse.

American Psychological Association agrees with Gillette. ‘Toxic masculinity’ hurts boys.
American Psychological Association agrees with Gillette. ‘Toxic masculinity’ hurts boys.

It "may influence boys to direct a great deal of their energy into disruptive behaviors such as bullying, homosexual taunting, and sexual harassment rather than healthy academic and extracurricular activities."

Did police carve ‘GAY’ into this man’s stomach after they beat him with batons?
Did police carve ‘GAY’ into this man’s stomach after they beat him with batons?

He filed a complaint with the police after he was beaten by men wielding police batons. It only made it worse.

Cardi B’s epic rant about Trump’s government shutdown is everything you’re thinking
Cardi B’s epic rant about Trump’s government shutdown is everything you’re thinking

"This shit is crazy. Our country is in a hellhole now all for a fucking wall."

A retirement village refused a lesbian couple because of the Bible. It’s perfectly legal.
A retirement village refused a lesbian couple because of the Bible. It’s perfectly legal.

A court determined that the retirement center discriminated against them, but that doesn't mean it was illegal.

Trans woman mocked for angry outburst in store after being misgendered speaks out
Trans woman mocked for angry outburst in store after being misgendered speaks out

After video of her anger went viral, GameStop is standing behind their employee. But she says that she'd do it again to raise awareness about transphobia.

Transgender people are winning the viral ’10 Year Challenge’
Transgender people are winning the viral ’10 Year Challenge’

Even Caitlyn Jenner has jumped on the viral craze.

Why Lily Tomlin chose not to come out on the cover of Time Magazine in 1975
Why Lily Tomlin chose not to come out on the cover of Time Magazine in 1975

Years before Ellen DeGeneres famously came out on the magazine's cover, Lily Tomlin faced the same decision. Here's why she didn't do it.

This gay bar instructed photographers not to shoot pics of skinny ‘messy’ boys’ or women
This gay bar instructed photographers not to shoot pics of skinny ‘messy’ boys’ or women

"Poof Door is a gay club for homos. No one is here to see girls.... Skinny boys… are a dime a dozen. There is nothing interesting nor cool about them."

Trump’s Attorney General nominee defends his support for religious ‘right’ to discriminate
Trump’s Attorney General nominee defends his support for religious ‘right’ to discriminate

When asked about previous anti-gay statements, he complained that they were being "oversimplified." They aren't.

Republicans didn’t want to reprimand Steve King because they’d have to do the same to Trump
Republicans didn’t want to reprimand Steve King because they’d have to do the same to Trump

King wrote the playbook on racial resentment and xenophobia that the president is following. So where are the Republicans reprimanding Trump?

Grindr shut down its blog ‘INTO’ & fired the staff after weeks of controversy
Grindr shut down its blog ‘INTO’ & fired the staff after weeks of controversy

Grindr had an LGBTQ online journal for 17 months, but now they say they want to "refocus" elsewhere.

Google’s refusal to remove ‘ex-gay’ app raises red flags about the influence of extremist groups
Google’s refusal to remove ‘ex-gay’ app raises red flags about the influence of extremist groups

If Google is going to start using the lives of LGBT youth as collateral damage in their efforts to cozy up to conservatives, they better plan for the fight of their lives.

An LGBTQ community champion has announced she’ll run for President
An LGBTQ community champion has announced she’ll run for President

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has announced she will seek the presidency.

New Kansas governor restores LGBTQ protections as first official act in office
New Kansas governor restores LGBTQ protections as first official act in office

"Discrimination of any kind has no place in Kansas. It will not be tolerated." 

Mike Pence’s wife works for a school that bans LGBTQ people
Mike Pence’s wife works for a school that bans LGBTQ people

And she's mad that people would "attack" the school's "religious beliefs."

South Dakota becomes first state to attack LGBTQ children in 2019
South Dakota becomes first state to attack LGBTQ children in 2019

The law would require transgender school athletes to compete as the gender on their birth certificate.

This Gillette ad takes on toxic masculinity. Of course the right lost its mind.
This Gillette ad takes on toxic masculinity. Of course the right lost its mind.

You know your masculinity is toxic if you're triggered by a razor company's commercial.

Trump’s choice to replace Brett Kavanaugh is every bit as bad as he is
Trump’s choice to replace Brett Kavanaugh is every bit as bad as he is

Neomi Rao has railed against LGBTQ rights as "trendy" and has suggested that women who are raped when they are drunk have themselves to blame.

Statewide protections for transgender people pass in historic New York vote
Statewide protections for transgender people pass in historic New York vote

The law has passed in the state's Assembly every year since 2008, but has never made it through the Senate, which has been staunchly Republican.

In this US city, women are using paper towels & tissues because they can’t afford tampons
In this US city, women are using paper towels & tissues because they can’t afford tampons

64 percent of the women were unable to afford menstrual hygiene products in the past year.

Head of Democratic Super PAC says Lindsey Graham is being blackmailed with a ‘serious sexual kink’
Head of Democratic Super PAC says Lindsey Graham is being blackmailed with a ‘serious sexual kink’

Graham has been the subject of a number of gay rumors, but this one goes beyond that.

The religious right is outraged a commercial shows an interracial gay couple being normal
The religious right is outraged a commercial shows an interracial gay couple being normal

Evangelicals are complaining the ad is part of a "heavy-handed promotion of interracial couples" and "sexual perversion."

ISIS threw gay men off a tower to execute them. Now the building is being destroyed.
ISIS threw gay men off a tower to execute them. Now the building is being destroyed.

Two years after a joint force took the Iraqi city from ISIS, the infamous building they used for executions is being torn down.

A pastor posted an anti-LGBTQ church sign so his congregation kicked him to the curb
A pastor posted an anti-LGBTQ church sign so his congregation kicked him to the curb

Everyone except for one couple in the church said they would leave if he stayed on as pastor.

Germans are shunning Trump’s ‘vain, narcissistic’ gay ambassador
Germans are shunning Trump’s ‘vain, narcissistic’ gay ambassador

Prime Minister Angela Merkel deliberately avoids him. While the ambassador has pressed parliamentarians to invite him to their districts, most have declined.

Bishop who said ‘Satan’ is dividing the church with marriage equality may face discipline
Bishop who said ‘Satan’ is dividing the church with marriage equality may face discipline

A bishop who said that a "gay rights agenda" had hijacked his church could face disciplinary action.

Transgender people are coming to the aid of furloughed federal workers
Transgender people are coming to the aid of furloughed federal workers

When times get tough, we take care of our own. Always have. Always will.