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.
‘The 100’ fan comic gives Clarke and Lexa another chance
The GoFundMe for the comic raised twice its goal.
Figure skater Adam Rippon slams Mike Pence, who will lead the U.S. Olympic delegation
'You mean Mike Pence, the same Mike Pence that funded gay 'conversion therapy'?'
Proposed Trump rule would ‘protect’ workers refusing to treat abortion, transgender patients
The rule is currently under review by the White House.
Sexually fluid men are assaulted at astoundingly high rates
Sexual orientation is often left out of conversations about violence—and it shouldn't be.
Women’s March activists consider passing on ‘p**syhats’
The hats are transphobic and racist, some argue.
I’m a lesbian and a transgender woman—and those two aren’t mutually exclusive
If trans women are women, then gay trans women are lesbians. Period.
Miss Trans America pageant creator murdered
Her husband confessed to killing her during an argument.
Evangelical group rebrands ‘pray the gay away’ message for LGBTQ millennials
'It's not gay to straight. It's lost to saved.'
Meet Lily Madigan, the transgender U.K. politician taking a stand against online harassment
The 19-year-old wants to run for Parliament some day—despite those standing in her way.
Family welcomes Mike Pence to Aspen with ‘Make America Gay Again’ banner
This is the kind of 'MAGA' that Mike Pence needs in his life.
Appeals court rules against homophobic bakers who turned away lesbian couple
A similar case is currently being considered by the Supreme Court.
Man who went viral for defending his lesbian moms is running for state Senate
Zach Wahls is calling out Republicans for 'hollowing out' Iowa.
Roy Moore shared pro-LGBTQ story about Doug Jones’ son
The Advocate named him a runner-up for the "worst homophobes of 2017."
Ending violence against trans people starts with respecting them in everyday life
There's a direct link between trans hate crimes and everyday microaggressions.