LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 7

Gay man wins election for Irish prime minister

Leo Varadkar will be the country's first ethnic minority and gay prime minister, as well as the youngest.

Trans man sues employer for years of constant harassment

The harassment eventually led to the arrest of one of his co-workers, but he says his employer did nothing.

13,000 people march in Warsaw pride

Thousands marched for LGBTQ equality in the conservative Christian country this Saturday.

Bill Maher uses N-word on TV, apologizes

The comedian said he lost sleep because he used that word in a "joke."

Conservative Christians protest pride at Utah nightclub

Police showed up late at night to maintain in the peace at the LGBTQ nightclub.

Malaysian government opens contest for anti-LGBT videos

Participants can win cash prizes for videos that "prevent" homosexuality and "gender confusion."

Wisconsin considers transgender anti-discrimination bill

The bill would make the Badger State the 20th to enact anti-discrimination legislation that includes gender identity.

Record fundraising for Singapore pride as foreigners are banned

The government banned foreigners from pride, which forced organizers to fundraise locally.

Providence enacts police protections for gender identity and race

The police union did not support the new protections for transgender people, immigrants, and minorities.

Co-defendant testifies in ‘homosexual demons’ trial

A boy was beaten by his church's congregation when he admitted to having a gay dream, the witness said.

Woman brought to tears as her bride sings to her at their wedding

Everyone joined in part of the way through the song.

CDC backs IVF technique for HIV-positive men who want to be fathers

A technique known as "sperm washing" has been around for decades but finally got the CDC's approval.

Bomb scare at Pulse nightclub in Orlando

Area businesses were evacuated when a suspicious package was reported.

Randy Rainbow does Broadway medley for ‘covfefe’

Randy Rainbow makes fun of Trump's lack of communication skills.

Fire destroys the Rainbow Lounge in Ft. Worth

In 2009, the gay bar was raided and patrons were injured and arrested. Now it has burnt down.

Ian McKellen joins protest against Chechen anti-gay violence

The actor said the "principle" that people should be able to live freely transcends international borders.

Kathy Griffin says the Trumps are ‘trying to ruin my life forever’

Kathy Griffin was both contrite and defiant when talking about the backlash to her severed head imagery.

Michigan court: Seeing a trans woman is not sexual harassment

An appeals court ruled in favor of a health club that was sued by a cis woman who saw a trans woman there.

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Questions arise over treatment of transgender inmate in North Carolina

Police continue to refer to the individual with a male name.

Kim Kardashian throws F bomb at Caitlyn Jenner for what she did to ‘everyone’

See if you agree with the Kardashian fashionista's very honest opinion about her transgender father.

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Paris Accord, Pride Month proves yet again, don’t hang your hopes on Ivanka

Ivanka Trump needs to stop playing ally. Actions speak louder than words.

Is the Pentagon retreating from its transgender military policy?

One anonymous source claims military brass want to force trans troops to wear bathing suits when they shower in their barracks.

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Our hearts are in our throats over Billboard’s Pride Month love letters

RuPaul, Britney Spears, Elton John, Celine Dion, and others have written touching love letters to the LGBTQ community for Pride Month.

Netflix cancels Sense8

The second season cliffhanger is where the story of a "cluster" of 8 unusually connected people ends, possibly forever.

This mom will fight all the way to state supreme court to keep her rights

A lesbian is asking the Mississippi court to recognize her as a legal parent of a child born during her marriage to a woman. It'll be a challenge.

Today’s Google Doodle honors the man who created the rainbow flag

“A true flag is not something you can really design. A true flag is torn from the soul of the people. A flag is something that everyone owns and that’s why they work.”

Gus Kenworthy: I thought I couldn’t be both a skier & a gay man

The Olympic athlete opens up in an interview about the pain of lying about his sexuality.