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While some people are concerned over whether their flights will leave on time due to the recent furloughs from the…

With this year’s elections putting so much at stake for young people in the LGBT community, the Human Rights Campaign and Rock…

It’s only 25 days until the election, and not only are we about to set the tone for the next…

The White House has selected the Ali Forney Center’s Executive Director Carl Siciliano as a Champion of Change in the…

Massachusetts’ then Governor Mitt Romney told a crowd of voters in South Carolina that gay and lesbian parents were “not…

Last week, the San Francisco Pride Committee symbolically chose openly gay, whistleblower Bradley Manning as their grand marshal. As quickly…

Santa Fe, New Mexico has elected the city’s first openly gay mayor on Tuesday when Javier Gonzales won the election…

Mexico’s Congressional Committee Rejects Same-Sex Marriage Bill

A congressional committee in Mexico has just rejected a bill that would have legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. The bill, proposed…

Dutch Men are Holding Hands Across Holland to Unite Against Anti-Gay Hate Crime

A homophobic attack on a gay couple in Holland has united the country against hate. To show support for two…

Yesterday, voters in Georgia elected Simone Bell to the Georgia State House. She will be the first openly-lesbian, African American…

Barney Frank, the openly gay Democrat Congressman from Massachusetts, criticized gay and lesbian Republicans for standing with a party that…

This week has been an exciting one for gay marriage rights. In addition to the three American states passing marriage…

Ed Murray, the openly-gay mayoral candidate of Seattle, is publicizing his role in Washington’s marriage equality law in a campaign…

The nation’s first openly bisexual governor has officially been sworn in. Liberal Democrat Kate Brown has replaced the now-disgraced governor…

Discriminatory Anti-LGBT Legislation Moves Forward in Virginia

The General Laws Committee of the Virginia House of Delegates advanced HB 2025—a discriminatory piece of legislation that would seek to give taxpayer-funded agencies…

Partner of Police Officer Shot in Paris Gives Heartbreaking Eulogy in Paris

The partner of a gay police officer who was killed on duty during an attack on the Champs-Elsées gave the eulogy…

Maine Congressman Mike Michaud who is challenging Maine’s Governor Paul LePage announced that he is gay. Despite running in over…

President Obama, like last year, has signed a proclamation recognizing this year’s World AIDS Day, which reads: On World AIDS…

Are the Republicans holding America hostage until they can get their way? This is un-American, and harmful to the country.…

A small sample of the population of Grindr user has revealed some interesting facts about the politics of the “dating”…

The Supreme Court Will Not Hear Potentially Historic Case on Transgender Restrooms

The Supreme Court announced today that it is sending a landmark transgender rights case back to the Fourth Circuit Court…

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Continues to Ignore LGBT Students, Even During Pride Month

In a Senate hearing on June 6, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos referred to discrimination against LGBTQ students as an…

PFC Bradley Manning, the gay 24-year-old Army intelligence analyst on trial for the accusation of releasing the “Collateral Murder” video…

In a surprising transition from their zealous work in to 2008 that helped stop marriage equality in California, the Mormon…

  Former GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan told a town-hall audience in Wisconsin on Monday that he has changed…

The city of Venice, Italy voted in an unrecognized referendum to break away from Italy, after nearly two million people…

Justin Trudeau Names Randy Boissonnault New LGBTQ Special Advisor

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has just appointed Randy Boissonnault special advisor on LGBTQ issues. Boissonnault, a Liberal member of Parliament, is also…

Russia Bans Depiction of Vladimir Putin in Drag

Russia has banned depicting the no-term-limit leader of Russia, Vladimir Putin, in drag. The country’s list of banned extremist material…

The first politically-appointed, openly-gay, Senate-confirmed ambassador in US history, David Huebner, was sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden at…

OK Romney, it’s time to show us what you’ve got! According to Adweek: “Full Frontal Freedom, an anti-PAC created by…