LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 5

This teen’s parents locked her in her room for a year after she came out a lesbian
This teen’s parents locked her in her room for a year after she came out a lesbian

She managed to escape once. The police brought her back home for more torture.

Bette Midler had a Roseanne Barr moment on Twitter last night. Apologies have started.
Bette Midler had a Roseanne Barr moment on Twitter last night. Apologies have started.

“Women, are the n-word of the world," she said. "Oh, no she didn't!" said the world.

Trump boarded Air Force One with toilet paper stuck to his shoe & no one told him
Trump boarded Air Force One with toilet paper stuck to his shoe & no one told him

Performance art on the state of his crappy presidency?

LGBTQ rights could get a big boost from Democratic wins in governor races
LGBTQ rights could get a big boost from Democratic wins in governor races

But there's more at stake than stopping GOP-led religious liberty and anti-trans bathroom bills.

Facebook apologizes after filtering system repeatedly blocks LGBTQ ads as ‘political’
Facebook apologizes after filtering system repeatedly blocks LGBTQ ads as ‘political’

LGBTQ advertisements on the service are being flagged and delisted under policies thwarting political ads, but many aren't political in nature.

Ellen DeGeneres opens up about being a survivor of sexual assault
Ellen DeGeneres opens up about being a survivor of sexual assault

Ellen and Busy Philipps talk about how the Brett Kavanaugh Senate hearing made them feel as survivors of sexual assault.

This high school changed the way it crowns homecoming royalty to ensure a lesbian couple can win
This high school changed the way it crowns homecoming royalty to ensure a lesbian couple can win

Cecilia McBride and Story Dornsife want to be royalty at Stephen F. Austin High School -- but to do it, the school has had to change the tradition.

A CBS vice president questioned Stephen Colbert’s sexuality. Now he may be out of a job.
A CBS vice president questioned Stephen Colbert’s sexuality. Now he may be out of a job.

Stephen Colbert's staff complained to HR and eventually got him taken off the show.

Department of Ed will investigate trans student complaint after all. The kid is the target.
Department of Ed will investigate trans student complaint after all. The kid is the target.

School authorities, local police, and child welfare social services investigated and took no action, saying the allegation was "unfounded."

Brett Kavanaugh may save the Republicans’ bacon on Election Day
Brett Kavanaugh may save the Republicans’ bacon on Election Day

After lagging Democrats in voter enthusiasm, Republicans are now fired up.

Florida’s Republican candidate for governor hangs out with a guy who insulted Pulse victims
Florida’s Republican candidate for governor hangs out with a guy who insulted Pulse victims

Florida gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis shared the stage last Friday with Raynard Jackson, a pundit best known for his anti-LGBT views.

Seattle’s first trans city council candidate wants to tell you something
Seattle’s first trans city council candidate wants to tell you something

Mac McGregor isn't on the ballot this year, but he wants to talk about your vote.

Cher opens up about her fears when Chaz told her he is transgender
Cher opens up about her fears when Chaz told her he is transgender

"I felt, who will this new person be? Because I know who the person is now, but who will the new person be and how will it work and will I have lost somebody?"

This deaf man got his hearing back. The first thing he heard was his partner proposing.
This deaf man got his hearing back. The first thing he heard was his partner proposing.

Watch the big moment and cry along with the man as he regains his hearing in time to hear the love in his partner's voice.

Someone is tying naked men to lamp poles & the police have no idea why
Someone is tying naked men to lamp poles & the police have no idea why

They were all beaten so hard it left bruises on their butts and the letter R was shaved into the back of their head.

Pat Robertson just launched a 24-hour ‘Christian’ cable news channel
Pat Robertson just launched a 24-hour ‘Christian’ cable news channel

They'll use it to promote their anti-LGBTQ agenda.

These dumb high school students took photos of themselves with racist & antigay slurs
These dumb high school students took photos of themselves with racist & antigay slurs

Seniors at Escondido High School facing repercussions for using T-shirts to spell out racist and homophobic slurs.

Texas governor says he won’t champion transgender bathroom bans any longer
Texas governor says he won’t champion transgender bathroom bans any longer

But he wouldn't say he wouldn't sign one if the legislature put one on his desk.

Minnesota has quietly started offering nonbinary markers on drivers licenses
Minnesota has quietly started offering nonbinary markers on drivers licenses

H. Jonathan Goltz heard a rumor, and ran to their nearest Minnesota DMV office. After waiting, they walked out with a license that listed them as non-binary.

He killed his daughter because her mom started a relationship with a woman
He killed his daughter because her mom started a relationship with a woman

Now he'll spend the rest of his life behind bars.

The scene stealer from the Murphy Brown reboot is a gay Indian comic
The scene stealer from the Murphy Brown reboot is a gay Indian comic

If you caught the first episode of the Murphy Brown reboot, you doubtlessly noticed Nik Dodani.

Trump administration will deny visas to same-sex partners of diplomats
Trump administration will deny visas to same-sex partners of diplomats

The administration says they have to be married - even if it isn't legal in the diplomat's home country.