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Whoopi Goldberg to Produce Series About Trans Models

May 24
Whoopi Goldberg is set to produce a new unscripted series about fashion models working with Slay Model Management, which calls itself the world's first exclusive transgender modeling agency.

LGBT Group Wants Dallas to Break Up with Anti-Gay Pastor

May 24
Nearly a month after his Dallas First Baptist church sponsored a service thanking local law enforcement, officials at the city's LGBT Resource Center are asking city officials to sever ties with the Pastor Robert Jeffress over recent anti-LGBT remarks.

Idina Menzel Comments on Possible Gay 'Frozen' Sequel

May 24
A social media campaign urging Disney to make "Frozen" character Elsa lesbian in the upcoming sequel has caught the attention of Idina Menzel, who sang the animated film's hit song "Let It Go."

Anti-LGBT GOP Texas Board of Education Candidate Back on Ballot

By Paul J. Weber | May 24
A retired Texas schoolteacher who claims President Barack Obama is a gay prostitute is the front-runner in a Republican primary runoff for a seat on the influential state education board.

Cosby Due in Court in Pennsylvania Sex-Assault Case

May 24
Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case.

Republicans Seek to Combine North Carolina LGBT Lawsuits

May 23
North Carolina's Republican leaders are seeking to combine separate lawsuits over a state law limiting protections for the LGBT community.

Chambers Urge Oklahoma Lawmakers to Kill Transgender Bill

May 23
Chambers of commerce in Oklahoma's two largest cities are urging state lawmakers to kill a bill that could require school districts to provide separate restrooms for students who object to sharing restrooms with transgender students.

Texas Immigration Facility to House Transgender Detainees

By Nomaan Merchant | May 23
Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender detainees.

Yale Commencement to Include First ROTC Graduates Since 70s

May 23
Yale University has awarded more than 3,600 degrees during ceremonies at its 315th commencement.

Prominent Legislators Join Reason Rally's Call For Separation of Church and State

May 23
Two prominent legislators are adding their voices to the growing demand for science in public policy and the constitutional separation of church and state.

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