LGBTQ Voices

14 Microaggressions LGBTQ People Deal With All The Time

These comments about sexual orientation or gender identity may seem minor, but can actually be quite hurtful or offensive.

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Hungary Proposes Ban On Material 'Promoting' LGBTQ Lives Among Minors

Human rights activists said the legislation, if approved, would expose queer people to greater discrimination across the country.

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Sarah Jessica Parker Kicks Off 'Sex And The City' Revival Filming With Epic Throwback

The actor said she was "thrilled and terrified" as she stepped back into Carrie Bradshaw's Manolos for "And Just Like That...," due this fall on HBO Max.

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Congress Passes Bill To Designate Pulse Nightclub As National Memorial

Five years after the deadly mass shooting, the legislation will create a national memorial at the gay nightclub in Orlando where 49 people were killed.

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An Arab Muslim And His Gay Sibling Make Peace In Powerful Short Film

Filmmaker Mike Mosallam's "Brothers" offers a healing message about familial relationships. It's due out June 16 in honor of LGBTQ Pride Month.

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There Are Some People I’ll Never Come Out To. Here’s Why That’s OK.

"Coming out is often presented a celebration of self-acceptance. But for some of us, it’s not always worth it."

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Kid Rock Doubles Down On Using Homophobic Slur In Bizarre Tweet

The singer claimed that if people did not like the slur he used, then they must be the slur he used.

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Key House Dem Demands Answers About Prominent White Nationalist In The Air Force

Months after a HuffPost investigation revealed that Shawn McCaffrey graduated boot camp, Rep. Jackie Speier wants to know why he is still in the military.

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Pennsylvania Lawmaker Has Mic Cut Off After Blasting State's GOP As '100% White'

In a fiery speech, Rep. Brian Sims accused Republicans of "unnecessary overreach" during a debate on a proposal to regulate discarding fetal remains.

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Caitlyn Jenner Refuses To Say Whether Donald Trump Lost 2020 Election

“I’m not going to get into that. That election is over with,” the California gubernatorial candidate told "The View."

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Florida Reverses Course On Bridge's Pride Month Rainbow Lights After Backlash

Jacksonville's Acosta Bridge was allowed to shine bright for LGBTQ rights one day after officials rejected the display, saying it violated state regulations.

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Virginia Tech Linebacker Beat Tinder Date To Death After Discovering He Was A Man: Prosecutors

Virginia Tech freshman Isimemen Etute was charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of Jerry Smith.

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5 Everyday Ways To Teach Your Kid To Be A Proud LGBTQ Ally

As ever, teaching your kids to listen and perspective-take is crucial. Here’s what else parents need to know.

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Jessica Chastain Is Barely Recognizable In 'Eyes Of Tammy Faye' Trailer

The "Zero Dark Thirty" actor and Andrew Garfield star as notorious televangelists Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker in the forthcoming biopic, due out in September.

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Here's How John Waters And Drag Icon Divine Changed Pop Culture Forever

As journalist Matt Baume finds, the "Hairspray" filmmaker and his muse's influence is still seen in Disney's "Little Mermaid" villain, Ursula, and on Broadway.

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Rachel Maddow Rips Merrick Garland For Continuing To Protect Donald Trump

“I don’t think anybody expected it to be continued," the MSNBC anchor said of the Trump-stained Justice Department.

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Kid Rock Spews Homophobic Slur, Flips Off Audience For Filming Him

Many who identify as LGBTQ responded appropriately to the musician's hate speech on Twitter.

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Judge Lifts Suspension Of Virginia Teacher Who Said He Won't Use Transgender Pronouns

Physical education teacher Tanner Cross said it was "sinning" against God to call transgender students by their preferred pronouns.

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Lorde Gives Green Light To First New Single In Four Years And We Really Want It

The Grammy-winning singer is making her comeback with a new single titled "Solar Power."

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Tituss Burgess Backs Ellie Kemper After Her Apology For Being In Racist Debutante Ball

The “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” co-star spoke out after Kemper issued a lengthy apology for her participation in the 1999 Veiled Prophet Ball in Missouri.

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Lisa Kudrow Has Teeny Problem With Courteney Cox’s ‘Tiny Dancer’ Recreation

Elton John, Ed Sheeran and Brandi Carlile joined Cox in reworking a “Friends” moment — but they got a little something wrong.

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HOA Told Man Not To Fly Pride Flag, So He Beat Them At Their Game

The homeowner’s solution is so brilliant that a photo of it quickly went viral.

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Alicia Silverstone Goes Full-On 'Clueless' In Her TikTok Debut

The actor recreated one of the 1995 teen comedy's scenes — and dropped a classic Cher Horowitz catchphrase — upon joining the video-sharing platform.

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Burger King Takes Dig At Chick-fil-A With LGBTQ Pride Month Campaign

The fast-food chain alluded to its competitor's history of anti-LGBTQ contributions when it launched its new Ch'King chicken sandwich last week.

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Texas Bakery Gets Sweet Revenge For Backlash To Its Pride Month Cookies

Confections, a shop in Lufkin, rolled in the dough after haters showed their poor taste.

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Murder Of Transgender Woman Shocks El Salvador's LGBTQ Community

Threatened because of her gender identity, 27-year-old Zashy Zuley del Cid Velásquez had sought safety for years. She was shot dead on April 25.

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My Friends And I Are Going To Live In A 'Golden Girls'-Style Situation After We Retire

"Why couldn’t we use Blanche, Rose, Dorothy and Sophia as a model to plot our own post-midlife sorority setup?"

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Michaela Kennedy-Cuomo Comes Out As Bisexual In Pride Month Post

The 23-year-old daughter of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo addressed her queer identity on Instagram. "I’m standing with you,” she wrote.

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'Pose' Star Angelica Ross Had 'Mixed Emotions' Over Character's Tragic Fate

In a new interview with “E! True Hollywood Story,” the trans performer and rights advocate reflects on her star-making role.

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Rachel Maddow Warns What May Come Next From Donald Trump's Supporters

"I’m not trying to be scary about this, but I find the place we are in here to be scary," the MSNBC anchor said.

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Don Lemon Urges Media To Just Ignore 'Lounge Act' Donald Trump: 'Leave Him Alone'

The CNN anchor taunted “very small, tiny” Trump over the one place where he can still spread disinformation.

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People Can’t Believe The RNC Chair Had The Audacity To Tweet About Pride Month

Chasten Buttigieg, the husband of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, told Ronna McDaniel to “re-visit your party’s platform before you open your mouth about Pride.”

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