China’s LGBT Youth Face Lots of Bullying, Little Acceptance

China’s LGBT Youth Face Lots of Bullying, Little Acceptance


From primary school to university, students harassed for their sexual orientation or gender identity find little support.

Spanish Anti-LGBT Group Is Bringing Its Transphobic Bus To America

Spanish Anti-LGBT Group Is Bringing Its Transphobic Bus To America


Boys have penises, girls have vulvas. Do not be fooled: If you are born a man, you are a man.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

A Spanish group that sparked outrage for commissioning a bus with an anti-transgender slogan is making plans to take their message of hate to the U.S. next week.

LGBT seniors marked for removal from survey on elder care services

LGBT seniors marked for removal from survey on elder care services


Draft of 2017 National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants drops question about sexuality as critics worry administration is trying to roll back LGBT rights

‘Proud gay Kurd’ marries under Finland’s new same-sex marriage law

‘Proud gay Kurd’ marries under Finland’s new same-sex marriage law


'I have decided to marry a man...This is my nature which I am proud of

LGBT community worries about hate crime prosecutions

LGBT community worries about hate crime prosecutions


In the waning days of President Barack Obama’s administration, supporters of LGBT rights hailed the first federal hate crime conviction for the killing of a transgender woman in Mississippi. With President Donald Trump now in office, they worry about the future of such prosecutions.

LGBT community anger over Youtube restrictions which make their videos invisible

LGBT community anger over Youtube restrictions which make their videos invisible


#YouTubeIsOverParty trends on Twitter after users say videos referencing same-sex relationships are being filtered out

For LGBT Undocumented Immigrants, Detention Means More Fear and Humiliation

For LGBT Undocumented Immigrants, Detention Means More Fear and Humiliation


Often fleeing persecution or violence in their countries of origin, LGBT undocumented immigrants face heightened trauma if they're taken into custody by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Gay in the AfD: Talking with LGBT supporters of Germany's populist party

Gay in the AfD: Talking with LGBT supporters of Germany's populist party


How do LGBT interests mesh with those of a party that opposes gay marriage and adoption for gay couples? DW spoke with two openly gay politicians about why they joined the AfD, and why one ultimately decided to leave.

Gaymoji are new, but gays and code go way back

Gaymoji are new, but gays and code go way back


Grindr’s new set of gay emoji may look basic, but they draw from a deep, proud lineage of slyly worded signals, clues, and double entendres that have kept the culture connected.

Region's first LGBT scholarship fund to honor Pulse victims

Region's first LGBT scholarship fund to honor Pulse victims


Barry Miller, an Orlando attorney, businessman and patron of the arts, is leading a drive to raise $1 million for a scholarship fund honoring the 49 whose lives were cut short.

Reaching LGBT Youth With Support, Mentoring and a Message That ‘It Gets Better’

Reaching LGBT Youth With Support, Mentoring and a Message That ‘It Gets Better’


As a high school student, Brian Wenke was harassed and bullied before he even realized he was gay.

Housing policy summit tackled LGBT Fair Housing and equality

Housing policy summit tackled LGBT Fair Housing and equality


Founder Jeff Berger and Policy Committee Chair John Graff organized the summit because of the risk of losing ground the LGBTQ community has made.

17 Badass Historical LGBT Women Who Gave Absolutely No Fucks

17 Badass Historical LGBT Women Who Gave Absolutely No Fucks


Everyone should know about 1930s drag king Gladys Bentley. *Swoons*..

Back Stories: LGBT Groups Join St. Patrick's Day Parade (VIDEO)

Back Stories: LGBT Groups Join St. Patrick's Day Parade (VIDEO)


LGBT groups struggled for decades to be included in the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Being Queer, Feeling Muslim: Lia Darjes documents gay people and their religion

Being Queer, Feeling Muslim: Lia Darjes documents gay people and their religion


Queer Muslims who are seeking a safe space to pray, asking the question: am I a sinner or not? Imams identifying as feminists; transgender people wh