Mormon Church Announces It'll Back VERY Specific LGBT Protections

In a pretty major move, the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints just announced it would back some very specific anti-discrimination legal protections for gays and lesbians. » 1/27/15 3:30pm 1/27/15 3:30pm

Ellen DeGeneres's Response to Anti-Gay Writer is Basically Perfect

Ellen DeGeneres told a loudmouth religious right anti-gay zealot to have a seat and oh what a glorious seat it was. » 1/14/15 11:30pm 1/14/15 11:30pm

Today the Health and Human Services Advisory Committee on Blood & Tissue Safety & Availability (I hope they shortened that for the letterhead) voted to relax the current federal policies on gay men donating blood. » 11/13/14 7:10pm 11/13/14 7:10pm

500,000 Assholes Take to the Streets of France to Protest Gay Rights

Half a million assholes flooded the streets of Paris and Bordeaux this weekend in protest of scientific reproductive assistance for gay families who wish to have children. » 10/06/14 3:00pm 10/06/14 3:00pm

California High School Bans Chick-Fil-A Over Anti-Gay Marriage Stance

A California high school recently banned the sale of Chick-fil-A due to their stance on gay rights and marriage equality. » 9/14/14 8:39pm 9/14/14 8:39pm

National Gay Blood Drive Fights Absurd Ban on Gay Male Blood Donors

Since 1983, the FDA has banned gay and bisexual men from donating blood. It's a ridiculous, outdated and stigmatizing practice; today, the National Gay Blood Drive hopes to draw attention to the fact that such a shitty policy still exists and to call for change. » 7/11/14 2:10pm 7/11/14 2:10pm

Insufferable Teen Vine Star Blames AIDS on 'Fags'

Nash Grier, a teenage Vine star who earlier this year made a mockery of your film studies degree by inking a movie deal, has offered a tepid apology for posting a video to the web wherein he blamed the spread of AIDS on "fags." Color me surprised that a kid whose art is characterized by hacky jokes about women and… » 7/08/14 11:30am 7/08/14 11:30am

Alabama Finally Legalizes Oral and Anal Sex

On Friday, an Alabama appeals court struck down a law banning consensual oral and anal sex between unmarried persons. All over the state, people celebrated by continuing to mind their own goddamn sex-business in the privacy of their own homes. » 6/17/14 2:40pm 6/17/14 2:40pm

Attorney General Criticizes Boy Scouts' Ban on Gay Adult Leaders

Attorney General Eric Holder came down hard on the Boy Scouts' ban on gay troop leaders, declaring their policy promotes "the worst kind of stereotypes" about the LGBT community. » 6/11/14 12:40pm 6/11/14 12:40pm

Veteran Offers Up Burial Plot So Lesbian Couple Can Be Buried Together

Today in news that made me cry quietly at my desk, the Idaho State Veterans cemetery has refused to allow a Navy veteran to be buried beside the love of her life because of the state's ban on same-sex marriage — which is sad and stupid and endlessly infuriating. In response, a fellow veteran has offered up his plot so… » 5/01/14 4:10pm 5/01/14 4:10pm

South Carolina College Cancels Play Because It's Too Gay

A South Carolina college cancelled a satirical play called "How to Be a Lesbian" because it was accused of being gay "indoctrination." » 4/11/14 9:40am 4/11/14 9:40am

States That Hate Gays the Most Also Like Watching Gay Sex the Most

Today in news that will shock no one: according to a leading online pornslinger Pornhub, states that lead the country in watching dudes get it on also lead the country in enacting anti-gay policies. Hating gays is perhaps the gayest thing a person can do. » 3/13/14 7:45pm 3/13/14 7:45pm

Texas School Settles With Student Who Says She Was Outed to Mom

After years of legal wrangling, a Texas school district has coughed up a $77,500 settlement to a former student, who was allegedly outed to her mother by a pair of softball coaches. » 3/10/14 5:20pm 3/10/14 5:20pm

Survey Says Most Religious People Don't Hate the Gays

Despite the perception that religion and LGBT intolerance go hand in hand, a national survey by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) shows that statistically, the reality doesn't match up to the perception. » 2/28/14 1:15pm 2/28/14 1:15pm

Everything's Gayer in Texas: Judge Strikes Same Sex Marriage Ban

Break out the rainbow celebration chaps: a Federal Judge has ruled that Texas's voter-driven gay marriage ban is unconstitutional. Yee-haw! » 2/26/14 4:10pm 2/26/14 4:10pm

Watch Anderson Cooper Take On Arizona Senator Who Backed Anti-Gay Bill

Like you and everyone else who is sane, Anderson Cooper is done with all these dumb anti-gay "religious freedom" bills that are cropping up in a couple of states. Like, seriously fucking done with them. » 2/25/14 9:00pm 2/25/14 9:00pm

Some Arizona Lawmakers Now Regret Backing That Lousy Anti-Gay Bill

Three Republican lawmakers are having a desperate change of heart regarding a bill that would make it legal for businesses to discriminate against gay patrons. » 2/25/14 9:40am 2/25/14 9:40am

Being a Hateful Homophobe Is Probably Bad for Your Health

Ever watched a very angry person spew hateful shit about gays and thought, gee, that guy is going to give himself a heart attack one of these days? Turns out some scientists were thinking the same thing! » 2/21/14 4:48pm 2/21/14 4:48pm

Great, Now Arizona Wants to Make Discriminating Against Gays Legal

The Arizona House and Senate have passed legislation that lets businesses refuse services to gay people on religious grounds. » 2/20/14 10:30pm 2/20/14 10:30pm