Recent Headlines

'My Secret Santa gave me a vibrator'
Telegraph UK
December 28, 2015

Well sometimes it can also be the weirdest and as a lesbian I’ve had some particularly strange festive moments that I’m not sure would have happened if I was straight.

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Groundbreaking lesbian Air Force officer killed in Afghan suicide attack
New York Post
December 28, 2015

A female officer in the Air Force who was one of the first openly gay service members to marry was identified on Tuesday as among the six US troops killed by a suicide bomber near Bagram air base in Afghanistan.

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Chinese Gay Activist Claims Victory in Online Film Censorship Lawsuit - China Real Time Report
WSJ
December 28, 2015

A gay-themed film mysteriously disappeared from China's domestic video sites. But in an unexpected twist, the censors aren't to blame -- at least, not directly.

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In Springfield court, a battle over gay rights in Uganda
The Boston Globe
December 28, 2015

A Ugandan gay-rights organization is accusing Springfield Christian pastor and former 2014 gubernatorial candidate Scott Lively of a crime against humanity.

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One Million Moms latest pointless crusade: Clutching their pearls over 'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee'
Salon.com
December 22, 2015

Sorry, conservative mommies—the "Daily Show" alum's new TBS show is one of the most anticipated debuts of 2016

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Texas Grand Jury: No Indictments in Sandra Bland's Death
The Root
December 22, 2015

On Monday, a Texas grand jury declined to indict anyone in connection to the July death of Bland, who was found dead in her jail cell following her arrest after reportedly being stopped for not using a turn signal.

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Supreme Court sides with lesbian mother in Alabama adoption fight
USA Today
December 17, 2015

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday blocked an Alabama court from denying parental rights to a lesbian woman who was granted an adoption in Georgia.

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Chef Deborah VanTrece is redefining soul food
LGBT Atlanta
December 17, 2015

It took Chef Deborah VanTrece over 20 years to become an overnight success. Now it’s almost impossible to ask for restaurant recommendations in Atlanta without hearing the name “Twisted Soul Kitchen and Bar.”

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New Study Reveals The Most LGBT-Inclusive Companies
Huffington Post
December 17, 2015

Logo and Witeck Communications revealed a study last week that documents 25 of the most lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)-inclusive companies whose work is paving a way for queers in and outside of the business world.

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Facebook Name Policy Addresses LGBT, Privacy Rights
US News
December 17, 2015

Facebook is addressing years of complaints about its rule that people must use their real names on the site by creating a process for people who want to protect their privacy rights using nicknames.

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