LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 2

Here’s why some lesbians and bi women use marijuana more often than straight women
Here’s why some lesbians and bi women use marijuana more often than straight women

This study found lesbian and bi women were six and 11 times more likely than straight women to use cannabis.

Right wing worries Trump’s national emergency could lead to transgender bathrooms
Right wing worries Trump’s national emergency could lead to transgender bathrooms

What conservatives worry about is a Democrat acting like Trump. Why don't they worry about Trump instead?

How AfterEllen turned from a popular lesbian pop-culture website into a transphobic haven
How AfterEllen turned from a popular lesbian pop-culture website into a transphobic haven

The site's editor believes that trans women are unfairly taking over lesbian community spaces.

1st grade teacher under investigation for reading a book about a gay bunny
1st grade teacher under investigation for reading a book about a gay bunny

Some parents are hopping mad about this book of male bunnies in love.

That game where Jesus, Trump and Hitler kill LGBTQ people is now available online
That game where Jesus, Trump and Hitler kill LGBTQ people is now available online

The creator calls his game where players kill feminists, queers and undocumented immigrants "non-political."

The hate speech social media site Gab has been caught inflating its user numbers
The hate speech social media site Gab has been caught inflating its user numbers

Gab, a social media site for bigots, may have committed a crime by lying about its user base.

Federal judge orders Trump administration to stop discharging HIV+ military members
Federal judge orders Trump administration to stop discharging HIV+ military members

The Department was told to halt discharge proceedings against HIV-positive members of the U.S. Air Force.

Ellen DeGeneres talked about LGBTQ issues with Ellen Page & their contrast is striking
Ellen DeGeneres talked about LGBTQ issues with Ellen Page & their contrast is striking

The two women are from different generations, but both faces of the movement for LGBTQ equality.

Former NFL player Michael Sam regrets coming out when he did
Former NFL player Michael Sam regrets coming out when he did

He believes coming out in college hurt his chances of being picked up by a major league team.

This out bisexual singer reigned as Empress of the Blues in the 1920’s
This out bisexual singer reigned as Empress of the Blues in the 1920’s

She sold more than 2 million records in the first ten months after she was signed by Columbia Records and performed on Broadway - and then the Great Depression hit.

Chicago police deny reports that Jussie Smollett faked hate crime attack
Chicago police deny reports that Jussie Smollett faked hate crime attack

TMZ and ABC reported that Smollett fakes the attack because he was afraid of getting written off "Empire."

Federal judge rules ban on conversion therapy doesn’t stifle ‘free speech’
Federal judge rules ban on conversion therapy doesn’t stifle ‘free speech’

The judge cited evidence of the harm conversion therapy inflicts.

Most major airlines will allow passengers to identify as non-binary when booking
Most major airlines will allow passengers to identify as non-binary when booking

The new policy is set to go in effect by June of this year.

LGBTQ youth are flooding the child welfare system, but they’re treated the worst
LGBTQ youth are flooding the child welfare system, but they’re treated the worst

LGBTQ youth face poorer conditions in the child welfare system, even as more LGBTQ youth end up in the system than their non-LGBTQ counterparts.

A hate group is asking the Supreme Court to overturn a conversion therapy ban
A hate group is asking the Supreme Court to overturn a conversion therapy ban

Conversion therapists say their free speech rights are being violated. With Kavanaugh on the court now, they could win.

This guy co-owns an El Paso gay bar. So why is he posing for pics at a Trump rally?
This guy co-owns an El Paso gay bar. So why is he posing for pics at a Trump rally?

Johnny Alcantar is co-owner of a gay bar called the Old Plantation. Now he says he didn't know Trump has attacked the LGBTQ community nonstop since taking office.

Warner Brothers is casting for a same-sex dating reality show
Warner Brothers is casting for a same-sex dating reality show

Producers are "on the hunt for lesbian or bisexual females to take part in a unique match-making experience."

U.N. demands answers from Russia following more reports of anti-LGBTQ torture in Chechnya
U.N. demands answers from Russia following more reports of anti-LGBTQ torture in Chechnya

Chechen leaders claim there can’t be a crackdown on the LGBTQ community because there are no LGBTQ people in the country.

A lesbian appeared on Fox News & was praised as ‘brave’ for attacking trans people
A lesbian appeared on Fox News & was praised as ‘brave’ for attacking trans people

Tucker Carlson called her "brave" for saying that being transgender is "opposed to biological reality."

Kansas GOP introduces the ‘most vile, hateful & disrespectful’ anti-LGBTQ bills in the country
Kansas GOP introduces the ‘most vile, hateful & disrespectful’ anti-LGBTQ bills in the country

The bill would rename same-sex marriages "parody marriages," ban Drag Queen Story Hours at libraries, and says that the rainbow flag is a religious symbol.

Will this trans man’s baby be the first without a mother on the birth certificate?
Will this trans man’s baby be the first without a mother on the birth certificate?

His child was conceived through in vitro fertilization and now he wants to be listed as the baby's father on the birth certificate.

An 11-year-old lesbian was beaten up at school & it was caught on video
An 11-year-old lesbian was beaten up at school & it was caught on video

Another student recorded the attack and then posted the video to social media.

The Trans Visibility March in DC is being rescheduled due to logistical issues
The Trans Visibility March in DC is being rescheduled due to logistical issues

Months after announcing the April event, coordinators have opted to move it to September.

These gay penguins had a lavish wedding better than any you’ve attended
These gay penguins had a lavish wedding better than any you’ve attended

While the two lovebirds can't lay eggs, the male humboldt penguins sit on a rock each year to "incubate" their "egg."

Christians spent an hour marching in the rain to protest drag queens reading books
Christians spent an hour marching in the rain to protest drag queens reading books

The protestors said they were protesting Drag Queen Story House to "protect innocent little children over the desires of adult men dressed as women." The library board said they were bonkers.

South Dakota passes bill that would make it illegal for teachers to talk about trans people
South Dakota passes bill that would make it illegal for teachers to talk about trans people

The law bans "instruction in gender identity or gender expression may be provided to any student."

Over the course of 101 years, the nation’s longest-lived lesbian was always out & proud
Over the course of 101 years, the nation’s longest-lived lesbian was always out & proud

Ruth Ellis was an out lesbian activist and a living, breathing reservoir of African-American LGBTQ history.