Michele Bachmann Explains Why Everything Donald Trump Has Touched ‘Turned To Gold’

Another supporter at the Values Voter Summit said God works through Trump even if the Almighty doesn't "approve" of him. more…

The Beautiful Way This Town Responded To Franklin Graham’s Anti-LGBTQ Views

From a "Big Jesus" figure to radically inclusive worship services, queer British Christians and their allies were ready for Franklin Graham's visit. more…

Gay man sues Washington Teachers Union for discrimination

Former employee says he was fired after being subjected to hostile work environment The post Gay man sues Washington Teachers Union for discrimination appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Cher Reminds Everyone She Doesn’t Like Madonna By Dissing Her On ‘Ellen’

The pop icons' decadeslong feud may very well be on again. more…

Josh Segarra cast as RuPaul’s boyfriend in Netflix comedy ‘AJ and the Queen’

 Michael-Leon Wooley, Katerina Tannenbaum, also join series The post Josh Segarra cast as RuPaul’s boyfriend in Netflix comedy ‘AJ and the Queen’ appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

‘Superman’ actor Dean Cain slammed for speaking at anti-LGBT event

The star has stated he is an LGBT rights supporter The post ‘Superman’ actor Dean Cain slammed for speaking at anti-LGBT event appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Australian singer Sam Sparrow weds partner Zion Lennox

The couple exchanged vows in California The post Australian singer Sam Sparrow weds partner Zion Lennox appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Two contestants on ‘Bachelor: Vietnam’ leave competition for each other

One woman professed her love for her competitor during a rose ceremony The post Two contestants on ‘Bachelor: Vietnam’ leave competition for each other appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Two gay men attacked, beaten near D.C. police station

5 unidentified suspects shouted anti-gay slurs The post Two gay men attacked, beaten near D.C. police station appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Here’s hoping that the myth of the bad teacher is finally laid to rest

If I'm reading the cards right, 2018 will go down in history as the year the  myth of the bad teacher finally, mercifully, and hopefully was consigned to the dustbin of history. I say hopefully, because some myths ... more…

People Ejected From Dua Lipa’s Concert In China For Waving A Rainbow Flag

During Dua Lipa’s first Chinese tour men were ejected from the concert because they were waving a rainbow flag. Visitors stated some people were forcibly removed from their seats by the security officers. Dua wrote on her Twitter: ‘I’m proud and grateful that you felt safe enough to show your pride at my show. I […] The post People Ejected From Dua Lipa’s Concert In China For Waving A Rainbow Flag appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Which State Is the Best for LGBTQ Families?

An organization following and mapping cities and communities that are LGBTQ friendly, Move.org, released a report with the best places to start an LGBTQ family. Some of the factors included in the research were overall equality in the state, number of same-sex couples, number of pride centers etc. According to the report the best place […] The post Which State Is the Best for LGBTQ Families? appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Bisexual People Aren’t Confused Or Closeted. We’re Tired Of Being Invisible.

The “B” in the middle of our LGBTQ rainbow is often forgotten, ignored or unfairly discriminated against. more…

Puerto Rico: A year after Hurricane Maria

Residents trying to return to sense of normalcy The post Puerto Rico: A year after Hurricane Maria appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

PHOTOS: Whitman-Walker Health Gala

Milestone celebration held at the Marriott Marquis The post PHOTOS: Whitman-Walker Health Gala appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Kenyan Court Lifted the Ban on Lesbian Movie

Judge Wilfrida Okwany lifted a ban on screening the movie Rafiki for seven days. The movie Rafiki (friends, in Swahili) follows a story of two women who meet and fall in love in a highly homophobic environment. The ban was put on the movie due to Kenya’s film classification board stated the movie ‘promotes lesbianism’. […] The post Kenyan Court Lifted the Ban on Lesbian Movie appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Cuba to Recognize Same-sex Marriage?

Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel announced his support towards same-sex marriages. He said the country is going through massive reforms and that he gives a vote for this constitution amendment. ‘The approach of recognizing marriage between two people, without limitations, responds to a problem of eliminating all types of discrimination in society,’ said Diaz-Canel. In current […] The post Cuba to Recognize Same-sex Marriage? appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Pence urges voters to back Trump over anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ acts

VP cites administrative acts seen to enable anti-LGBT discrimination The post Pence urges voters to back Trump over anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ acts appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…