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Read Obama’s Heartfelt, Tear-Jerking Tribute to the Late Edie Windsor

After the passing of gay-rights hero Edie Windsor, President Obama took to Facebook to commemorate the 88-year-olds life: America’s long…

Is Trump Getting Ready to Remove LGBT Health Care Protections?

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is expected to release a new rule that could see health care providers deny…

Trump Effect: LGBT Youths More at Risk for Bullying

The HRC released the results of a post-election survey of more than 50,000 young people ages 13-18 revealing the deeply…

Free at Last! Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning’s Sentence, She’ll Leave Prison in May

President Obama today has communed whistleblower Chelsea Manning’s sentence, letting her leave prison in May. Manning was sentenced to a…

Days are Numbered for Chelsea Manning if Obama Keeps Her Locked Up

Chelsea Manning, the famous whistleblower, is on President Obama’s “shortlist” for a possible commutation. Obama could commute her judicial sentence before…

Obama Appoints Major Civil Rights Players to Six-Year Terms

President Obama’s appointed of Assistant Secretary of Education for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon and Attorney Debo P. Adegbile to six-year…

Watch: Whoopi Goldberg Honored by the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation

During a montage of Whoopi Goldberg’s history fighting HIV/AIDS around the globe, Elton John, Lionel Richie, Colin Farrell, and The…

Michelle Obama and Ellen DeGeneres Take on CVS

Michelle Obama only has a few more months left in the White House, so Ellen DeGeneres is giving the FIrst…

Federal Judge’s Injunction Puts Thousands of Transgender Students at Risk

A federal judge’s decision to issue an injunction on guidance provided to school districts by the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice regarding…

Vice President Joe Biden Officiates First Wedding…for a Gay Couple

“I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men, women marrying women…are entitled to the same exact rights,…

The Obama Administration, who is actively against any kind of transgender discrimination, released a statement to direct public schools to…

Mary Lou Bruner thinks she has it all figured out. The Republican eying a seat on the Texas State Board…

Mention the name Cat Cora, and you might automatically think Iron Chef and then perhaps go a bit blank. In…

The Kentucky clerk who was jailed because she refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in Kentucky (and continues to not…

President Obama nominated a highly decorated deputy to become the nation’s Army Secretary on Friday. A former Air Force deputy himself,…

Ahead of his historic trip to Alaska to talk openly about climate change, President Obama has given Mount McKinley its…

The White House as confirmed the appointment of Raffi Freedman-Gurspan, the first openly transgender person to work at the White…

On Monday, President Obama echoed remarks made in favor of gay rights during a recent trip to Africa while addressing a group…

It seems Obama’s upcoming visit to Kenya may include more nudity than was initially planned. Led by 33-year-old Vincent Kidaha,…

US Attorney General Loretta Lynch confirmed that married same-sex couples will finally have access to full federal benefits thanks to the…

Today, gay rights groups are urging the Obama Administration to take additional action against Gambian leaders as the regime continues to…

Despite some hurdles from Republicans, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, announced today that that the FCC voted in support of net…

A press briefing today at the White House has confirmed that President Obama believes that transgender soldiers should be allowed…

Randy W. Berry, a veteran senior US Foreign Service Officer, has been selected as the State Department’s first ever LGBT…

President Barack Obama’s budget proposal includes a change to the Social Security Act that would allow legally married same-sex couples…

Last night the Senate confirmed three judges in Texas—positions that have remained vacant for years—and among the chosen is the…

This afternoon, the Department of Labor published a new rule to prohibit businesses that contract with the federal government from…

Gay-rights and human-rights organizations worldwide are condemning the decision by Gambian President Yahya Jammeh to sign into law horrific new…

Exxon Mobil Corp. has had a rocky history with the LGBT community, ever since it was named one of the…

Today, President Barack Obama signed an executive order outlawing anti-LGBT discrimination among federal contractors and federal employees. “With the strokes…