Takano visits Cuba with LGBT, entrepreneur delegation

.S. diplomats ordered to leave country after sonic attacks more…

State Department spokesperson acknowledges Spirit Day

Heather Nauert wore purple during press briefing more…

NC Values Coalition releases anti-LGBTQ attack ad against mayoral candidate Vi Lyles

The ad attacks Lyles for standing up for LGBTQ rights, and features violent, transphobic, and misleading imagery. more…

Tony the Tiger, other Kellogg’s mascots go purple for GLAAD Spirit Day

the cartoons share their anti-bullying message more…

Caitlyn Jenner declines award after outrage from transgender community

a Change.org petition received more than 2,000 signatures more…

‘Fashion Police’ comes to an end at E!

the finale episode will air on Nov. 27 more…

SCHOOLS: Defeating discrimination

When asked if Houston High School was a safe place for people who feel different ... A few HHS students are organizing a Gender Sexuality Alliance, GSA, to be a support for students who need help feeling welcomed in their community. They plan to fundra... more…

Best of Gay D.C. 2017: PEOPLE

Winners from the Washington Blade's annual poll more…

Best of Gay D.C. 2017: NIGHTLIFE

Winners from the Washington Blade's annual poll more…

Best of Gay D.C. 2017: MEDIA

Winners from the Washington Blade's annual poll more…

Best of Gay D.C. 2017: DINING

Winners from the Washington Blade's annual poll more…

Best of Gay D.C. XVI

Readers picks of people, nightlife, community, dining and media more…

QPoll: Who do you support in the Charlotte mayoral race?

Democrat Vi Lyles and Republican Kenny Smith are running to become the city's seventh mayor in eight years. more…

9 Ways to Take a Stand Against LGBT Bullying After Spirit Day

But a lot of high school bullies grow out of their insecurities ... friendly classroom at the next parent-teacher conference. Ask administrators if the school has a GSA, and if not what they’re doing about that. Attend school board meetings and see ... more…

Cooper signs order extending LGBT protections, says trans bathroom rights are protected

LGBTQ rights groups are cautiously praising the move, but noting that the community is still not fully protected against discrimination. more…

Early voting starts Thursday. Here’s what you need to know.

Early voting in Mecklenburg County runs from Oct. 19-Nov. 4. more…

The Chicago Housing Authority’s sleeping giant

The CHA provides Section 8 vouchers to tens of thousands of low-income households. Is the agency trying to keep them from realizing their collective power? On a Saturday afternoon in January, a... more…

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director shares photo of Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury

He nails it. more…