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New York Governor Reveals Design for LGBGT Monument

New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced plans for a permanent LGBTI monument. The design includes nine split…

California Bans Government Travel to Texas After Disgusting Anti-LGBT Adoption Law

Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed HB 3859 — a patently discriminatory bill which allows child welfare organizations, including adoption and…

Queen Elizabeth II Says She Will Continue to Tackle Discrimination

Queen Elizabeth has become quite the proponent of equality (particularly for the LGB community). Her latest Speech reaffirmed her plans…

Faroe Islands Approves Gay and Lesbian Marriage

It’s a tiny archipelago that is part of the Kingdom of Denmark, and it’s the latest place to have marriage…

Serbian President Nominates Lesbian as Country’s First Female and Gay Prime Minister

Serbia may be considered one of the most conservative countries in Europe, but the heavily Christian Orthodox church will soon…

World Eats: Find Out Where to Get and How to Make this Gut-Busting Summer Dish

Chef Alex Pasco is the man behind the kitchen (and the garden) who ensures that guests who eat at the…

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Alumnae Head to a Military Base in Jordan

Here’s something we never though we’d see: RuPaul’s Drag Race former contestant and friend of Passport‘s Shangela and Alyssa Edwards hopped…

Watch for Free, Ellen Page’s Special Pulse ‘Gaycation’ Episode that Expertly Takes a Look at the Massacre

In the special, Ellen Page and Ian Daniel speak with a widely diverse group of individuals affected by the heinous…

Our 2017 International Gay Pride Calendar

Since the New York Stonewall riots in 1969, and the first Pride celebrations that followed, a multitude of events has…

Oregon Governor Ensures the Rights of all Transgender People in Signing HB 2673

Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed into law House Bill (HB) 2673 — legislation that streamlines the process for transgender people to…

Sapporo Becomes First Major City in Japan to Recognize Gay and Lesbian Marriage

Sapporo became the first major city in Japan to recognize gay and lesbian partnerships. The northern Japanese city is known…

France’s Macron to Take in Gay Chechen Refugees

While most nations have condemned the alleged violence toward LGBT people in Chechnya, none of taking direct action, until now.…

If Charter Schools Want to Discriminate Against LGBT Students, Let Them

The United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos turned heads again while being questioned, when she refused to rule out…

Taiwan Court Rules in Favor of Gay and Lesbian Marriage, Becoming First Asian Country

The Judicial Yuan, Taiwan’s highest court, ruled that restricting marriage to only a man and a women was unconstitutional, ruling in…

United Nations Partners with Ali Forney Center for International Video Campaign to Fight LGBT Homelessness

The United Nations has declared May 17, 2017 the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOT). UN Free and…

Take Action: Today’s the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) takes place today with hundreds of events planned in over 50 countries.…

Support for Marriage Equality is Now at an All-Time High

Now that it has been a few years since marriage equality became the law of the land, and the world…

ACLU Releases Report on First 100 Days of Trump…and it’s Not Good

The American Civil Liberties Union today released a report on the civil rights and civil liberties record of the first 100…

Pastor Who Said Pulse Massacre Victims Got What They Deserved is Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

ABC News is reporting that Brunswick Pastor Kenneth Adkins has been sentenced to 35 years in prison with the rest…

Hillary Clinton Takes Stage at The Center Dinner to Demand Action for Gay Men in Chechnya

“You cannot repress or arrest people that do not exist,” Hillary Clinton told a crowd at The Center dinner in…

North Carolina is Back on the NCAA Roster Despite Continued LGBT Discrimination on the Books

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has ended the boycott over the state, after the controversial “HB2” bathroom law was “repealed,”…

North Carolina Conservatives File Bill to End Gay and Lesbian Marriage, and They Waste Everyone’s Time

Now that North Carolina legislature have attacked transgender men and women, their next logical step is tackle the state’s debt…

New Mexico’s Republican Governor Signs Gay Conversion Therapy Ban

New Mexico has become the latest state to ban the discredited practice of gay and lesbian conversion therapy—a practice that…

Systemic Killing of Gay Men in Chechnya Needs International Outcry

Novaya Gazeta reported that more than 100 men have been arbitrarily detained in ‘camps‘ and at least three have been…

Overwhelming Majority of Germans Want to Legalize Gay Marriage, Putting Pressure on Merkel

A recently conducted poll discovered that 75 percent of Germans support legal equality for same-sex marriages. While the survey reveled…

Gay Men are Reportedly Being Rounded-Up and Killed in Russian-Controlled Chechnya

Gay men are being rounded up and killed in the Northern Caucus Russian-controlled Republic of Chechnya, according to a bombshell…

Reporter is Fired over ‘Secret’ Recordings and NPR is Outraged

Editors at National Public Radio have taken a stance against the firing of a reporter who worked with WUTC-FM on…

Trump Administration Strikes Plans to Get Much-Needed Info on LGBT Population in 2020 Census, Citing No ‘Federal Need’

The Trump Administration’s Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Administration for Community Living (ALC) has removed a question about sexual orientation…

Things Keep Getting More Bizaare in Fight Over North Carolina’s HB2, Republicans Want to ‘Double Down’ on Hateful Provisions

A Republican-led proposal would double down on some of the most discriminatory provisions of North Carolina’s HB2 and add a…

The AP is On Top of their LGBT Verbiage with Updated Style Guidelines for Transgender Persons

The AP Stylebook, basically the go-to source on style for writers (sorry Chicago Manual of Style), sent out an e-mail…