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.
Why Twitter is freaking out over whether Bert and Ernie are gay
One show writer says the characters were inspired by his own relationship.
Grindr aims to combat discrimination with education, stricter community guidelines
The initiative 'Kindr' seeks to make the platform more inclusive.
What this gay YouTube breakup tells us about online gay culture
Breaking down aspiration, reality, and performance.
Anti-trans group is pushing for schools to out children to their parents
Experts say the group is making schools less safe for transgender children.
Why is Patreon flagging LGBTQ creators’ work as ‘adult content’?
Some queer artists say it’s had a direct effect on their livelihood.
LGBT Pride flags in the new ‘Spider-Man’ game have folks smiling
Pride-rman, Pride-rman, does whatever a Pride-r can.
Christine Hallquist will not be scared off by death threats
The trans gubernatorial candidate won't let fear impede her historic run.
9-year-old dead by suicide after homophobic bullying
The young boy said he wanted be out at school because he was proud.
HuniePop 2 introduced a trans character—but fan backlash may erase her
The developer is walking back on the description of the character's gender identity.
The baker who refused to make a gay wedding cake has now turned away a trans woman
Perhaps the cake business is not for him.
Parents group threatens trans girl, causing the school to cancel classes
Parents were threatening violence against the child.
Christine Hallquist makes history as first openly transgender gubernatorial candidate
She's going to 'tear it up, sister!'
Embracing pansexuality: A queer woman opens up about how she came to identify
Being pansexual isn't the same as being bisexual.
Church offers ‘free mom hugs’ to Pride attendees who’ve been shunned by family
'We hugged until our arms fell off.’
TERF wars: Why trans-exclusionary radical feminists have no place in feminism
Breaking down the truths and fallacies of what TERFs believe.