LA Gay Men’s Chorus performs ‘True Colors’ in memory of Carrie Fisher

The Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles performed a somber rendition of Cyndi Lauper's "True Colors" that celebrated Fisher's status as a feminist icon.

Jewish man makes anti-semitic bomb threats: is this internalized oppression?

The arrest of an American/Israeli dual citizen raises questions about internalized oppression.

Lesbian journalist sues queer publication for age discrimination

A journalist fired to make room for millennials at an LGBT publication is now suing for discrimination.

Julie Andrews’ new children’s show features a non-binary character

The puppet was described by the show's creator as "gender neutral."


Teen arrested for spray-painting homophobic and misogynist messages

The messages targeted white people, black people, hispanic people, gay people, black women, and the police.

GOP pressured NPR into firing a journalist who reported on their bigotry

The reporter denies violating journalistic ethics while covering a Gay-Straight Alliance's meeting with GOP lawmakers.

Will Hollywood ever catch up with television for gay inclusivity?

A few big films this year have a few fleeting gay moments, but that's really not much for 2017.

At Trump’s request, Republican leaders pull their failing ACA repeal bill

House Speaker Paul Ryan withdrew the legislation after Trump asked him to halt debate without a vote.

Bisexual actress Amber Heard urges Hollywood’s closeted gays to come out

“If every gay man that I know personally came out in Hollywood tomorrow," she said, "then this would be a nonissue in a month.”

Are black Brits taking African American movie roles?

As more black British actors play African American roles, Samuel L. Jackson asks, "We can’t tell our own stories?"

Montana warned about consequences of bathroom bill

The state's chief economic advisor pointed to North Carolina to explain the economic consequences of discriminatory legislation.


Baptist schools forced to allow gay-straight alliances

Schools should not be allowed to force LGBTQ students to suffer in isolation.

NCAA gives North Carolina a deadline to repeal HB2

The NCAA will be setting championship locations for the next six years soon, and it won't consider a state with a hateful law like HB2.

Trans wrestler wins right to compete against other boys, but not at school

The policy change comes just one month after 17-year-old Mack Beggs, a transgender boy who is taking testosterone as prescribed by his doctor, won a girls' state wrestling title.

Two bills to allow discrimination derailed in Oklahoma

The Oklahoma senate voted down an anti-LGBTQ bill just days after a Republican senator resigned for being caught with an underage boy in a hotel room.

Marketer seeks branding help from The Gays in hilarious sketch

Is there any way to make a beer called "Brew Bros" palatable to gay men? Yes, yes there is.

Obama’s top civil rights lawyer to lead new organization

The former Justice Department attorney said, "What we're seeing is an unprecedented attack on so many of the gains we made."

Trump taps anti-LGBTQ activist Roger Severino to lead HHS Civil Rights Office

The former Heritage Foundation staffer actively opposed the ACA's civil rights protections and has fought against transgender rights, marriage equality, and abortion access.

Person in Oregon now legally without gender

A person in Oregon successfully petitioned the court to change their legal status from male to agender.

Transphobic bus got vandalized in New York

Unknown individuals spraypainted "Trans liberation" on the "Free Speech Bus."

Diane Sawyer to interview Caitlyn Jenner again

After her award-winning first interview with Jenner, Sawyer will talk to the gold-medalist again.

First inmate to get sex reassignment surgery says prison is ‘torture’

The inmate has been transferred to a women's prison and says she's being unnecessarily held in isolation.

Indiana county passes anti-discrimination protections

The county's commissioners voted to pass limited protections for sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination.

North Carolina’s governor said he’s open to compromise on HB2 repeal

A discriminatory law that has cost the state jobs might partly stay in place even with a new Democratic governor.

Oklahoma Republican resigns senate over underage prostitution charge

Ralph Shortey has officially stepped down, saying his case would be a distraction for the Oklahoma senate.

Lawsuit: Columbia twice failed to protect lesbian student from homophobic rapist

The sophomore says the unidentified rapist attacked her in her own dorm, but the university wouldn't let her change rooms without paying a fee and notifying her parents.

Top Senate Democrats will filibuster Trump’s Supreme Court nominee

Senate Minority Leader Chuch Schumer said he will oppose the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch, and Republicans might change Senate rules to get Gorsuch confirmed.

Ellen mocks security theater in segment about Russian spies

Ellen interrogated her audience to find out if any of them were spies.