In New Orleans
A dozen states still have anti-sodomy laws on the books 10 years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled they are unconstitutional.
A Louisiana House committee has narrowly agreed to advance a bill that would repeal an unconstitutional state law prohibiting intercourse between two people of the same sex.
To show support for his openly gay grandson, a man named Frank, a nearly 80-year-old grandfather, got an equality sign tattoo on his wrist this week in a heartwarming new YouTube clip.
Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill designed to build on the state’s 2010 anti-bullying law by strengthening protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students and students with disabilities.
Zimbabwe’s LGBT community held its Miss Jacaranda at a drag queen pageant despite the African country’s vehemently anti-gay views and laws.
President Robert Mugabe vowed to continue to criminalize homosexuality, calling homosexuals "worse than pigs, goats and birds" and threatening to behead them.
In New Orleans
Chita Rivera will be coming to New Orleans for one night only on April 19 for two rare performances at 6:30 and 8:30 P.M.
An adaptation of a Tennessee Williams’ short story was so successful when it premiered at the Provincetown festival dedicated to the writer, it is heading to the playwright’s hometown for another production.
Singers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are putting their fame to good use, speaking out about the 30/30 Project, which aims to create worldwide healthcare facilities in communities impacted by HIV/AIDS.
Madonna has received some criticisms for using the world "gay" to describe kale in a word association game on a recent BuzzFeed feature.
Carmen Electra is known for "Baywatch," "Scary Movie" and modeling; but did you know her first show biz gig was as a singer? That was 20 years ago; now Electra is back to singing. EDGE spoke to the star about her SF date this week &...
October is LGBT History Month. Throughout the month, we will be profiling people named to Equality Forum’s LGBT History Month icon lists, to showcase the great things LGBT people have done. This week: Wentworth Miller!
This year’s Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2014) revealed clinical trial results that a "functional cure" for HIV is one step closer to becoming reality.…
Organizers of New York City Pride announced this year’s marshals: Laverne Cox, Jonathan Groff and Rea Carey.
Antiretroviral treatment as prevention, HIV cure research, and new treatments for hepatitis C were among the highlights discussed last week in Boston …