LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 2

Brunei government defends gay stoning law as a way to ‘nurture’ their citizens
Brunei government defends gay stoning law as a way to ‘nurture’ their citizens

If the rest of the world was more tolerant of their intolerance, diversity would be somehow stronger, they say.

Pete Buttigieg & his husband are planning to have a baby soon
Pete Buttigieg & his husband are planning to have a baby soon

"My husband, he is made for a lot of things. He is going to be an amazing father. I can't wait to see -- I hope I will be good at it, too. I can't…

Michele Bachmann says we will never have a ‘more biblical president’ than Donald Trump
Michele Bachmann says we will never have a ‘more biblical president’ than Donald Trump

The former Congresswoman known for her wacky and weird take on politics just can't get enough of Trump.

Christian college students are protesting selection of Mike Pence as commencement speaker
Christian college students are protesting selection of Mike Pence as commencement speaker

"Mike Pence and the administration he represents persecute our most vulnerable people; raise up the rich, the corrupt, and the powerful; and denigrate learning."

Jimmy Fallon’s hilarious Pete Buttigieg impression is so spot on, it’s scary
Jimmy Fallon’s hilarious Pete Buttigieg impression is so spot on, it’s scary

"The future is here, America. I'm a little green, but I'm fresh, Instagrammable, and ultimately good for you. I'm the avocado toast of the Democratic Party."

Rachel Maddow grills Pete Buttigieg about coming out so late in life
Rachel Maddow grills Pete Buttigieg about coming out so late in life

"There's this war that breaks out I think inside of a lot of people when they realize that they might be something they're afraid of."

Dozens of Iowa high school students walk out over trans student’s right to use the restroom
Dozens of Iowa high school students walk out over trans student’s right to use the restroom

Students split into two groups. One supported the transgender girl's right to use the women's room while the other opposed.

This man says jurors sentenced him to death for being gay. The Supreme Court won’t hear his case
This man says jurors sentenced him to death for being gay. The Supreme Court won’t hear his case

During his “bloodcurdling confession” he admitted locking the victim's head between his knees and pounding a hunting knife into the base of his skull. Then he had some french fries.

Religious right declares ‘defiant homosexual’ Mayor Pete is ‘biggest threat’ in presidential race
Religious right declares ‘defiant homosexual’ Mayor Pete is ‘biggest threat’ in presidential race

"Do not let his boyish good looks and charm deceive you," followers are being warned.

One of  the media’s most viciously anti-trans pundits is now the Republican’s national spokesperson
One of the media’s most viciously anti-trans pundits is now the Republican’s national spokesperson

The Republican National Committee has picked up a new national spokesperson, and to no one's surprise, she's transphobic.

If Trump was really religious, he’d want to protect churches from deranged killers
If Trump was really religious, he’d want to protect churches from deranged killers

Easter and Ramadan are coming but attacks on places of worship are becoming too frequent in this global climate of intolerance. As a worshiper, I need our president to make us safe.

Dallas transgender woman brutally attacked by mob in broad daylight
Dallas transgender woman brutally attacked by mob in broad daylight

While the crime may have been motivated by anti-transgender sentiment, gender identity is not one of the protected categories in Texas's hate crimes law.

A bald eagle thrupple is raising chicks together as a family with two dads & one mom
A bald eagle thrupple is raising chicks together as a family with two dads & one mom

Even more unusual, it's not the first time the male birds have been in a thrupple relationship.

These hockey fans found a creative way to protest Chick-fil-A… on ice
These hockey fans found a creative way to protest Chick-fil-A… on ice

They ended up getting banned from the game, but not before they told everyone that Chick-fil-A is anti-gay.

Mayor Pete kissed his husband after he announced his campaign & it brought LGBTQ people to tears
Mayor Pete kissed his husband after he announced his campaign & it brought LGBTQ people to tears

The crowd cheered as the two men kissed, and the internet went wild.

In historic first, trans woman in Russia wins discrimination lawsuit against employer
In historic first, trans woman in Russia wins discrimination lawsuit against employer

A transgender Russian has never “managed to defend [their] labor rights in court”... until now.

Buttigieg’s in! Here are 5 obstacles he’ll need to clear to win the presidential nomination
Buttigieg’s in! Here are 5 obstacles he’ll need to clear to win the presidential nomination

He's got momentum and talent, but Buttigieg will need more than that if he's to become the voters' choice.

It takes 4 hands to open this ‘consent condom,’ but does that really equal consent?
It takes 4 hands to open this ‘consent condom,’ but does that really equal consent?

The "consent pack" requires four hands to open. But how will this encourage condom use or ensure ongoing consent?

Vandals tear down signs for a high school’s LGBTQ-support group twice in 1 week
Vandals tear down signs for a high school’s LGBTQ-support group twice in 1 week

Students reportedly cheered and applauded as one of the signs was trashed during lunchtime.

Trump & Fox are using Ilham Omar as a punching bag for cynical political ends
Trump & Fox are using Ilham Omar as a punching bag for cynical political ends

Her comments after 9/11 actually pointed out the daily harassment many Muslims in America face.

Just a reminder that most Democrats aren’t as woke as Twitter Democrats
Just a reminder that most Democrats aren’t as woke as Twitter Democrats

A new analysis finds that Democrats are making a mistake if they think that Twitter is what the electorate looks like.

This LGBTQ non-profit is accepting ‘reparations’ from folks who still eat at Chick-Fil-A
This LGBTQ non-profit is accepting ‘reparations’ from folks who still eat at Chick-Fil-A

If you can't give up their chicken sandwiches, at least consider doing this too.

These 3 recent anime releases explore same-sex relationships in different ways
These 3 recent anime releases explore same-sex relationships in different ways

If you're looking for more gay and lesbian representation in your anime, check these out.

Brian Sims and Twitter dragged someone for saying Pete Buttigieg ‘ain’t queer’
Brian Sims and Twitter dragged someone for saying Pete Buttigieg ‘ain’t queer’

Yes, Pete Buttigieg is gay, but does that mean he's "queer" in the revolutionary sense of the word?

STIs are rising amongst PrEP users, but don’t blame condomless sex
STIs are rising amongst PrEP users, but don’t blame condomless sex

STI rates among gay and bi men have been raising, but many factors are involved.

Cuba just started giving PrEP away for free to those who need it
Cuba just started giving PrEP away for free to those who need it

In 2015, Cuba became the first country in the world to halt the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mothers to their children. They're doing more to fight HIV than America is now.

Alabama advances bill that would get rid of marriage licenses to spite gay couples
Alabama advances bill that would get rid of marriage licenses to spite gay couples

Couples would file an affidavit that they were married and it would be recorded instead.

Christian pundit calls ‘sodomite’ Pete Buttigieg the ‘King of Cocks’
Christian pundit calls ‘sodomite’ Pete Buttigieg the ‘King of Cocks’

He said that Buttigieg is too "effeminate" to be president, but he'll convince people to vote for bisexual Senator Kyrsten Sinema - because she has "sin" in her name.

Texas senate passes two bills that would strip LGBTQ people of nondiscrimination protections
Texas senate passes two bills that would strip LGBTQ people of nondiscrimination protections

Republicans say that isn't why they passed the bills, but Democrats point out that they did it deliberately.