Katie Couric talks to transgender teen author Jazz on Yahoo News
On a new segment from Yahoo News with Katie Couric, Katie sat down with Jazz Jennings, a 14-year-old girl who has been sharing her story with the world about being young and transgender. When she was just 6, Jazz first appeared in the media and has been speaking out about her experience ever since.
Commentary: Ariana Grande is (another) wake up call for faith leaders
Dear religious leaders: When you tell people that God doesn't love them as they are, they believe you.
Florida cities to the state: Let marriage equality begin
Tampa, St, Petersburg, Orlando, and Miami Beach all file joint amicus Brief in support of the plaintiffs suing for same-sex marriage. Many popular LGBT towns are also joining to show their support Wilton Manors, Biscayne Park which is in Miami-Dade County, also the government of Broward County who had approved a same-sex marriage resolution in June.
Alabama leaders call on Birmingham to protect LGBT residents
LGBT leaders from Alabama submitted an op-ed to AL.com, calling on the city of Birmingham to pass a nondiscrimination ordinance that protects LGBT citizens.
U.S. Marine accused of killing Filipina trans woman misses first court hearing
Today, a U.S. Marine suspect subpoenaed by Philippine authorities for the murder a local transgender woman, 26-year-old Jennifer Laude of Olongapo, did not appear in court to face charges.
Two videos of Lutherans doing cool pro-LGBT things
While it's easy for media to focus on churches struggling with LGBT people, other churches are making a quiet and not-so-quiet difference.
Vatican scraps inclusion of LGBT people, for now. What next?
Over the weekend, the Vatican released a final document on marriage and family, and all neutral to positive mentions of LGBT people, as well as those who cohabit or divorce, were removed.
Transgender organizations go purple for #spiritday
Today, transgender organziations across the country are joining millions of people to go purple for Spirit Day to take a stand against bullying and show support for LGBT youth. Check out some of the great organizations showing their purple today below.
Man uses Facebook to plan Tahlequah, Oklahoma's first Pride event
Carden Crow and his spouse Shronn just wanted to have a picnic one day with all their friends, since they weren’t going to be around for the Tulsa pride parade. Little did they know that there fifteen-person picnic would turn into an event with over 600 attendees .