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HRC Files Freedom of Information Act Request Regarding Anti-Gay Violence in Chechnya
Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality
ACLU of Montana Joins Ten Montanans in Lawsuit Challenging Anti-LGBTQ Ballot Initiative

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Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

Tanzanian police say they are holding 12 men, including two South Africans, for questioning over allegations of promoting homosexuality in this East African country.

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Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

Oct 19
Actor Shia LaBeouf was sentenced to probation Thursday after the "Transformers" star pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of obstruction stemming from his attempt to elude police following a vulgar public outburst in Georgia.

Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

Oct 19
Leaders of the legislature's LGBT Equality Caucus said the state senators who voted yesterday to deny health care to transgender young people should be ashamed of themselves.

AIDS Institute Calls on Medicaid to Stop Using Price of Hep C Drugs as Excuse

AIDS Institute Calls on Medicaid to Stop Using Price of Hep C Drugs as Excuse

Oct 19
Today, The AIDS Institute sent a letter to Seema Verma, Administrator of Medicaid, urging her to enforce Medicaid law and compel states to lift their restrictions on hepatitis C drugs.

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

Oct 19
On October 22, Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Brad Oscar, Laura Osnes and Karen Ziemba will star in the 2017 Best in Shows, a star-studded cabaret evening benefitting the Humane Society of New York.

Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

Oct 19
Tanzanian police say they are holding 12 men, including two South Africans, for questioning over allegations of promoting homosexuality in this East African country.

ACLU of Montana Joins Ten Montanans in Lawsuit Challenging Anti-LGBTQ Ballot Initiative

ACLU of Montana Joins Ten Montanans in Lawsuit Challenging Anti-LGBTQ Ballot Initiative

Oct 19
The ballot initiative seeks to prevent transgender and gender-nonconforming Montanans from using public facilities that correspond with their gender identity by restricting access to public facilities in public spaces.

HRC Files Freedom of Information Act Request Regarding Anti-Gay Violence in Chechnya

HRC Files Freedom of Information Act Request Regarding Anti-Gay Violence in Chechnya

Oct 19
"The very fact that we are required to compel the State Department to release this letter speaks volumes about the Trump-Pence administration's lack of leadership on this life-or-death situation in Chechnya," said Ty Cobb, Director of HRC Global.

On GLAAD Spirit Day, Wear Purple to Show Solidarity With LGBTQ Youth

On GLAAD Spirit Day, Wear Purple to Show Solidarity With LGBTQ Youth

Oct 19
October 19 is GLAAD Spirit Day, a means of speaking out against LGBTQ bullying and standing with LGBTQ youth, who disproportionately face bullying and harassment because of their identities.

Following Trump Vid Controversy, Kathy Griffin Says She's 'Blacklisted' From Hollywood

Following Trump Vid Controversy, Kathy Griffin Says She's 'Blacklisted' From Hollywood

Oct 19
Kathy Griffin recently took to Facebook to tell her fans she's "blacklisted" from Hollywood following the controversial video of herself holding a severed head that resembled President Trump.

French Actress Danielle Darrieux Has Died Aged 100

French Actress Danielle Darrieux Has Died Aged 100

By Jenny Barchfield | Oct 19
Danielle Darrieux, a prolific French actress whose movie and theater career spanned eight decades, has died. She was 100.

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