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Bill and Melinda Gates Commit to a $140 Million PrEP Implant Initiative

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has committed to $140 million to advance research on a PrEP implant that could dramatically reduce…

Alabama May Soon Have Bathroom ‘Police’

If Republicans get there way, Alabama may see police patrolling bathrooms. Senator Phil Williams introduced a bill that would require…

Celebrities to Host ‘Love-a-Thon’ on Inauguration Day, and They Infuriate Republicans

On January 20, celebrities are standing up to Donald Trump in a powerful way. Instead of anger, they’re hoping to…

Virginia Governor Signs Executive Order Protecting LGBT Persons from Discrimination

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order extending protections that exist on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity for…

Montreal Eatery Shows Its Heart By Filling People’s Stomachs

An inconspicuous note on a French eatery door is giving residents of Montreal hope in the New Year. Marché Ferdous…

Leslie Jones Says What We’re All Thinking About Milo Yiannopoulos’s Simon & Schuster Book Deal

Milo Yiannopoulos has been banned from Twitter for hate speech, but the gay alt-right white nationalist Breitbart editor has found a…

Watch: Gay Brazilian Air Force Student Shows Up to Accept Diploma in Heels and Smoking-Hot Dress

Openly Gay Talles de Oliveira Faira showed defiance in the face of bullies when he served up some gender-queer fashion at…

North Carolina’s Republicans are Trying to Undermine Democrat-Elect Governor

Talk about sore losers. The Republican-dominated legislature is trying to introduce legislation that would strip the Democrat-elect governor of power.…

New Code of Laws in Chad will Make it Illegal to be Gay or Lesbian

The north African country of Chad has adopted a new penal code that will make homosexuality (both men and women)…

Judge Strikes Down Louisiana’s Governor’s Order to Protect LGBT State Workers

A ruling by Judge Todd Hernandez of the 19th Judicial District Court struck down Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards’ executive order protecting…

Germany Introduces First Zero-Emission Passenger Train

Germany will be setting a new precedent for the future of train travel after it introduces the world’s first zero-emission…

Cherokee Nation to Begin Issuing Gay and Lesbian Marriage Licenses

Effective immediately, Cherokee Nation will begin issuing same-sex marriages.  Attorney General Todd Hembree said that the Cherokee Nation Tax Commission…

Danish Holiday Commercial Shows Transgender-Accepting Father

“Let the gift speak,” says a new ad for an electronics retailer in Denmark. The commercial, for Elgiganten Danmark, titled “From Dad,”…

No LGBT Amendment in the Congressional Annual Defense Bill

US House of Representatives and Senate passed the FY 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)—the final version of the legislation…

Dangerous Precedent Set in Arkansas as Court Rules ‘Basic Biological Truths’ Demand Mother’s and Father’s Name on Birth Certificate

The highest court in the state of Arkansas ruled that birth certificates issued by Arkansas must identify a child’s biological parents even…

Anti-Gay Ghanaian Preacher Says He Can Increase Worshipers Penis Size by Groping Them

Controversial anti-gay Ghanaian Preacher Daniel Obinim from God’s Way Church has told his worshipers that he can increase their manhoods…

LGBT Activist from Belize Wins Coveted Award for Overturning Anti-Gay Laws

It is a large part due to the hard work of an LGBT activist that Belize’s anti-gay laws have been overturned.…

North Carolina’s Anti-Gay Pat McCrory Concedes in Governor’s Race

Pat McCrory finally accepted defeat in the North Carolina governor’s race. With a stunning 66 percent of North Carolina voters reporting opposition…

Wal-Mart Adds Health Insurance for Transgender Employees

Wal-Mart is taking a major step toward equality for its employees by extending health insurance for its transgender employees. According…

Greek Parliament Ratifies LGBT-Inclusive Non-Discrimination Law and Equal Rights Bill

The Greek Parliament has ratified a controversial bill that would protect LGBT people from workplace discrimination. In a vote of 201…

Northern Ireland Politician Didn’t Know HIV Can Be Transmitted to Heterosexuals

This is terrifying. A Northern Ireland politician said that he didn’t know that heterosexual men and women could contract HIV.…

‘Your Journey, Your Rules’ Panti Bliss Featured Aboard HIV Air in New PSA

Ireland’s most famous drag queen, Panti Bliss, takes to the skies aboard HIV Air in a new PSA. “HIV used…

Despite Anger and Opposition, United Nations will Keep LGBT Ambassador

Only a few months ago, the United Nations appointed their first-ever independent LGBT rights expert, but a firestorm of criticism…

Get the Holiday Feels with Hershey’s Kisses’ Inclusive Ad

Hershey’s Kisses has created an ad campaign that showcases diverse families celebrating the holidays. In one of their viral ads…

NOM Releases Terrifying List of Anti-Gay Lobbying Now that President Trump is in Charge

From the hate group the National Organization for Marriage: Donald Trump has won a historic election, an unprecedented victory that…

GLSEN Releases Powerful Statement About Trump’s Victory

Dear GLSEN family, I won’t try to sugarcoat this: what happened yesterday is not ok. LGBTQ youth face losing the federal civil…

Snakes on a Plane! Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Giant Snake is Spotted

On our recent flight back from Mexico City, the entire cabin was in hysterics over a giant, green, flying stick bug…

Samantha Bee Enlists the Help of Sarah Paulson to Read Hillary Clinton’s E-Mails

Sarah Paulson was enlisted as late-night host Samantha Bee’s “intern” as she asked the American Horror Story actress to read aloud Clinton’s…

Watch: Every NSFW Name Samantha Bee Has Called Donald Trump

“A few months ago, a fan asked for a compilation of every Trump insult we’ve ever done on the show.…

Federal Judge Says Civil Rights Act Encompasses Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation

A federal judge in Pittsburgh sided the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) position that Title VII of the Civil…