Young LGBTQ Nevadans ask lawmakers for change in foster care laws

Young adults formerly in Nevada's foster care system told state lawmakers Monday that LGBTQ kids would be safer if social workers are specially trained to help them.

Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart after child sex abuse controversy

Milo Yiannopoulos is having a very bad week - and it just got worse.

Court rejects straight couple’s discrimination claim over civil union rejection

They say they and other couples face discrimination because only same-sex couples are eligible for civil partnerships.

Rhode Island lawmakers propose banning ‘ex-gay’ therapy

The measure would ban so-called "conversion therapy," a practice aimed at changing young people's sexual orientation or gender identity.


New Hampshire bill would add nondiscrimination protections for trans people

Three Republican senators are joining eight Democratic senators and representatives in co-sponsoring the bill.

Lindsay Lohan stopped at London airport because she was wearing a headscarf

She says she was "racially profiled" while wearing a headscarf at Heathrow Airport.

LGBTQ protest at Tennessee capitol spurs Republican crackdown on security

The clamor for tighter security follows allegations that protesters last week disrupted state business and vandalized a legislative aide's flower vase.

Retired pro race car driver Danny Watts comes out after 17-year marriage

"You feel like you have to hide it within motorsport because it's a very masculine sport," Watts said.

Arkansas’ anti-marriage measure dies in the state senate

A long-shot effort to push for amendments to the U.S. Constitution banning gay marriage and abortion have fallen short by one vote.

4 lessons from ACT UP you can use against the Trump administration today

The HIV/AIDS direct action group's bold, decisive actions helped bring about real change. So what can we learn from their tactics and how can we use it today?

U.S. Customs blocked a Canadian gay man over the content of his Scruff profile

Reports of travelers being barred from entering the United States after cell phone searches have increased following Trump's anti-Muslim travel ban, but the practice isn't new.


Teen suicide attempts plummeted after same-sex marriage was legalized

Suicide attempts dropped 7 percent among all students and 14 percent among gay kids.

Soccer legend Abby Wambach announces engagement to Christian mom blogger

The unlikely couple announced they were dating last November, shortly after Melton and Wambach ended their marriages, to a man and a woman, respectively.

BREAKING: Publisher cancels Milo’s book

Yiannapolous himself confirmed that after a weekend of controversy Simon & Shuster has canceled publication of his forthcoming book.

Hollywood’s sliding scale of justice for winning an Academy Award

The puzzling ethical calculus has prompted many to question the standards used to weigh the bad behavior of stars and would-be nominees.

Love letters reveal a World War II soldier’s secret same-sex romance

When Gilbert Bradley mailed his love letters to Gordon Bowsher, he signed them simply, ‘G,' to avoid detection.

In Trump’s America, Christian proselytizing is another form of oppression

For this administration, there's an impenetrable wall between "mosque and state" and "synagogue and state," but not for "church and state."

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Burglar breaks into church, leaves Bible verse condemning gays and thieves

Looks like whoever perpetrated this crime won't be entering "the Kingdom of God."

Not My President’s Day rallies protesting Trump take place across the country

Rallies are taking place in New York City, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago and Washington, D.C.

Milo Yiannopoulos denies he defended pedophilia in newly unearthed videos

Yiannopoulos says videos of him defending pedophilia are "deceptively edited." See for yourself.

Pence makes the most offensive trip possible as part of Trump’s administration

Pence is second-in-command of an administration founded on anti-Semitism, racism, and discrimination against LGBT people and religious minorities.

Arkansas’ ‘bathroom bill’ is ripping apart Republican politics

A one-sentence bill filed last week offered little specifics, other than saying its purpose was to address "gender identity and bathroom privileges."

Texas governor stops short of endorsing ‘bathroom bill’ as celebrities protest

He has repeatedly refrained from embracing a measure that would likely face a tough road through the Republican-controlled Legislature.

Alt-country singer Sera Cahoone highlights LGBTQ domestic violence in ‘Ladybug’

After her cousin was killed by her partner, Sera Cahoone felt compelled to write a song about the young woman's life and tragic death.

Nevada legislature to debate marriage equality, treatment of transgender youth

Assemblyman Araujo said being able to better understand minors who are LGBTQ could increase their success at state facilities and the likelihood they'll get placed in a welcoming home.

Milo elicits ‘hissy fit’ from the right, ‘go f*ck yourself’ from the left

His transphobic comments on Bill Maher's show angered liberals, while his invitation to keynote the CPAC has some conservatives up in arms.

‘Twinks4Trump’ founder wraps up his first week on the White House press corps

Wintrich just finished his first week as a White House correspondent, despite having only two months experience blogging in D.C.

Silver: NBA will keep eye on ‘bathroom bills’ across the nation

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver warned that any less-than-inclusive policies will help the league decide where to hold All-Star Games going forward.