Obama: ‘I’m Hopeful the Supreme Court Comes to the Right Decision’ on Marriage Equality

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Following his up-tempo State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama is putting his money where his mouth is regarding LGBT rights in America. In a meeting Thursday at The White House, Obama said: “I will tell you peoples’ hearts have opened up on this issue. I think people know that treating folks unfairly, […]

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Wedding Planner Goes Out Of Her Way To Tell Couple She Does ‘Not Feel Comfortable’ Helping Them

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  Having been together for four years, Melissa McCord and her partner did not waste time taking advantage of Florida’s marriage equality, marrying on January 10. Still, the Jacksonville mothers of two wanted to plan a nice formal ceremony to share with family and friends and sought out a wedding planner. Lana Rusev of Simply […]

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One Million Kids for Equality Launches Before SCOTUS Ruling

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  One Million Kids For Equality, in coalition with The Personal Stories Project and the Mississippi Gulf Coast Rainbow Center, have officially launched a historic and very ambitious campaign to engage One Million Kids ahead of this summer’s historic ruling on marriage equality. The campaign started Thursday with the launch of a temporary website, a […]

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Kevin Hart, Billy Crystal, And Hollywood’s Homophobia Problem

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So often, conversations about homophobia in Hollywood focus on the visibility of LGBT characters and the challenges for LGBT actors. But neither of those angles focuses on the source of such attitudes, but comedians Billy Crystal and Kevin Hart shine some new light on why Hollywood is slow to “get better.” Crystal is well known for […]

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GLAAD Media Awards 2015: Transparent, Pride, The Imitation Game, Dear White People

BACKGROUND: MATT MCGORRY, KATIE FINDLAY, ALFRED ENOCH, KARLA SOUZA, AJA NAOMI KING, JACK FALAHEE, BILLY BROWN, LIZA WEIL, CHARLIE WEBER; FOREGROUND: VIOLA DAVIS

GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, announced Tuesday the nominees for its 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented by Delta Air Lines, Hilton, Ketel One Vodka, and Wells Fargo. The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and […]

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Spotlight Series: Lisandra and Jasmin

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Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States.   TNF: Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids? LISANDRA: My wife Jasmin and I have been together 8 yrs and  married for 4 . We got married in the state of DC. We have a daughter […]

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Lesbian Emojis Fill the Gender Gap, Excitement Ensues

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Have you ever scrolled through your emojis searching for the perfect way to tell your girlfriend you think you should move in together? Well now, thanks to a new app, Lesbian Emojis, you can just sent the U-Haul emoji and avoid talking about it. Advertising executive and graphic designer Kimberly Linn and co-creator Katie Streeter began […]

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Ryan Seacrest to Produce Transgender Docu-Series ‘My Transparent Life’

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Ryan Seacrest is producing a new docu-series on ABC Family called My Transparent Life which will follow Ben who learns that his parents are divorcing and his father is going through a gender transition from Charlie to Carly. “At RSP (Ryan Seacrest Productions), we love family stories and we couldn’t be more excited that ABC Family is […]

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Quelling Tax Filing Fears of Same-Sex Married Couples

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By Alexandra Temblador In 2014 we saw some major steps toward marriage equality in the United States. Although the celebrations have not ended and many are still fighting for marriage equality in the remaining states of the U.S., the couples that were married last year will find that things will be different for them in […]

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‘Love is Strange’ Stars John Lithgow, Alfred Molina, Director Ira Sachs Design Bow Ties for Gay Rights

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Writer/Director Ira Sachs and Love is Strange stars John Lithgow and Alfred Molina have teamed up with Tie The Knot as guest designers, creating their own specialty bow ties inspired by the film. In Sony Pictures Classics’ poignant modern-day love story, Ben (Lithgow) and George (Molina) finally “tie the knot” after nearly four decades together. With the goal of […]

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