Articles Tagged with LGBT

National Day Of Silence Raises Awareness Of LGBT Bullying In Schools [VIDEO]

Day Of Silence

Thousands of students throughout thousands of schools around the world on Friday participated in the 19th annual “Day of Silence” held by the GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network). According to the LGBT Nation, students took a vow of silence to draw attention to the anti-LGBT harassment and discrimination in schools. Dr. Eliza Byard,… Read more »

Mozilla CEO “Victim Of New Facism” Says Newt Gingrich, Andrew Sullivan

Newt Gingrich On Mozilla LGBT Controversy

Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich recently resigned over a donation made to a group supporting an anti-gay-marriage campaign in 2008. In case you didn’t catch that, Eich resigned over a single donation made six years ago. The controversy began when OKCupid called for a boycott of Mozilla, and despite Mozilla’s assurances that the company supports LGBT… Read more »

Indiana Same-Sex Marriage Ban: Lawsuit From Gay Couple Challenges Law

Indiana Same-Sex Marriage Ban: Lawsuit From Gay Couple Challenges Law

An Indiana same-sex marriage ban is being challenged by another lawsuit from a gay couple who claims the law violates their rights under the United States Constitution. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Mitt Romney says the effects of gay marriage on American society will take a “long, long time” to be known. Last… Read more »

Michele Bachmann Claims Gay People Are ‘Bullying Americans’

Michele Bachmann

Michele Bachmann, the creator of the Tea Party, has recently said she is sick and tired of all the gays who “bully the American people”. In an interview with conservative radio host, Lars Larson, at last week’s Conservative Political Action Conference, Bachmann expressed her anger toward Arizona Republican governor, Jan Brewer, vetoing Arizona’s anti-gay bill,… Read more »

Gay, Lesbian Troops Perform In Drag At Kadena Air Base [VIDEO]

Drag Queens

At the Kadena Air Base located in Okinawa, Japan, gay and lesbian troops performed in drag for a fundraiser. This is so different from the days of the policy, “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”. Historically after its repeal, there have been many gay marriage ceremonies and potluck gatherings on U.S. bases in support of the LGBT… Read more »

Lance Bass Regrets How He Came Out Of The Closet

Lance Bass Coming Out The Closet

When Lance Bass announced to the world that he was gay it was a major deal. Back in August of 2006, the LGBT community had a huge hill to climb for equal rights. Although they still have a long way to go, a lot has changed in terms of equal rights. When Lance Bass’ face… Read more »

Senate Passes Bill To Ban Workplace Discrimination Against Gays

Senate Passes LGBT Workplace Discrimination Ban

The Senate passed a bill on Thursday to ban workplace discrimination against gay people. The bill’s passage showed the United States has undergone a major shift in the past decade in public opinion. The Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 passed the Senate 64-32 with 10 Republicans joining 52 Democrats and two independents in the “yes”… Read more »

Rare Kurt Cobain Interview Reveals Gay Curious Thoughts [Audio]

Kurt Cobain Details Homosexuality In Interview

There’s a lot of stories that have come out since Kurt Cobain’s passing. While the mystery still surrounds his death, we now have at least one more missing piece of Kurt Cobain. In a rare interview with Jon Savage, that has now been unearthed, Kurt Cobain describes his time in high school,when he thought he… Read more »

Pope Francis Gay Comments Get Mixed Reaction Among LGBTs

Pope Francis

Pope Francis’ Monday comments about not judging gays have been met with as many positive reactions as skeptical ones in LGBT communities. “If a person is gay, and looks for the Lord and had goodwill, who am I to judge them?” Pope Francis said at a news conference concerning a so-called “gay lobby” in the… Read more »

Robert Mugabe Gay Rant: ‘Chop Off Their Heads’

Robert Mugabe Says 'Off With Their Heads' [Gays]

A Robert Mugabe gay rant gave some idea of what LGBT individuals can expect should the former Zimbabwe president be reelected. According to Zimbabwe’s NewsDay, at a recent campaign rally, the opponent of homosexuality indicated he would deal harshly with the act should he win his country’s support. “If you take men and lock them… Read more »

Transgender Teen May Use Boys’ Locker Room, DOJ Says

Transgender Teen Will Use Boys' Locker Room, DOJ And DOE Agree

Transgender teen students received a victory from the Department of Justice on Wednesday when the DOJ joined with the Department of Education in stating that a transgender California student, anatomically female but living as a male could use bathrooms, locker rooms, and other facilities designated for boys. The news, first reported by Politico, pertained directly… Read more »

Lady Gaga Hopes To Block Court Docs Regarding Her Discovery

Lady Gaga Pleads With Court To Seal Potentially Damaging Information

Lady Gaga has filed documents requesting that the court block certain information in a lawsuit between two of the people, who helped discover her, according to a Sunday report from TMZ. The website noted that Gaga’s reasoning for the request was that certain information regarding her discovery is “sensitive, private, and personal,” and said info… Read more »