LGBT stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. The term has been in use since the early 1990s as a way of addressing the political, cultural, and personal issues of concern to the LGBT community as well as the queer, questioning, intersex, and asexual communities.
Red in the ‘Rainbow Wave’: At least 3 LGBTQ Republicans were elected to office
How do you represent a party that opposes your rights?
Victoria’s Secret exec says trans models aren’t hired ‘because the show is a fantasy’ (updated)
'Shouldn’t you have transsexuals in the show? No. No, I don’t think we should.'
This comics anthology shows there’s more than one way to tell a story about trans people
Get ready to feel less alone.
Trans people celebrate Massachusetts’ history-making law keeping protections
68 percent of Massachusetts voters stood with transgender people on Tuesday.
What it’s like when your state is fighting over your trans kid’s right to exist
A Massachusettes ballot measure could put trans children in danger.
Spotify pulls ads for anti-trans campaign in Massachusetts after outcry
Users were dumping the service over the ad.
1,600 scientists sign open letter against defining gender as a binary
The signees include nine Nobel laureates.
Twitter issued a non-apology over transphobia on its platform, and trans people aren’t having it
Transphobia on Twitter is a matter of 'when,' not 'if.'
Ad targeting gay candidate for governor mysteriously disappears before midterms
Did the anti-LGBTQ group have a change of heart?
Suicide hotline calls quadruple after Trump revealed anti-trans policy
The pain of having the validity of your existence attacked cannot be understated.
The witches taking over your TV are more queer, less white—and it’s about time
On 'Sabrina' and more, witches are finally representing those who best relate to their plight.
These artists want to educate you on the ‘ace’ spectrum for Asexual Awareness Week
Clearing up the misconceptions through comics and illustrations.
Tumblr gave me a safe space to come to terms with my asexuality
Scrolling through gray ace blogs, I suddenly felt less alone.
YouTube star Anna Akana comes out as queer during Streamys speech
'I guess I came out,' she later tweeted.
Gaming distributor GOG is under fire again over transphobic joke
The latest one follows Trump's anti-trans proposal.