WATCH: Vine's Biggest Star Says HIV Is A Gay Thing, Then Deletes Message
July 08 2014 11:29 AM ET July 08 2014 4:13 PM ET

WATCH: Vine's Biggest Star Says HIV Is A Gay Thing

Lucas Grindley

The 16-year-old is the most followed person on Vine and dropped an antigay slur while spreading misinformation about HIV.

Meredith Baxter on Ageism and Hollywood's Effect on Homophobia
July 08 2014 11:03 AM ET

Meredith Baxter on Hollywood's Effect on Homophobia

Jase Peeples

The actress speaks candidly about ageism in Hollywood and the positive effect LGBT visibility in entertainment is having on real life.

WATCH: George Takei Reveals Why He Loves the Country That Betrayed Him
July 07 2014 1:22 PM ET

WATCH: George Takei's TED Talk on Being Betrayed

Jase Peeples

In a moving new video from the TED conference series, actor and activist George Takei shares how his views of patriotism were shaped by his time spent in a U.S. internment camp for Japanese-Americans during WWII.

11 Celebrities Who Prove Women Rock A Tux
June 30 2014 1:14 PM ET

11 Celebrities Who Prove Women Rock A Tux

Lianna Carrera

Now this is how you wear a tux!

Apple CEO Tim Cook Marched with LGBT Employees at San Francisco Pride
June 29 2014 6:00 PM ET

Apple CEO Tim Cook Celebrates With LGBT Employees at SF Pride

Jase Peeples

At today’s LGBT Pride Parade in San Francisco, Apple CEO Tim Cook marched alongside the company’s LGBT employees.

Elton John: Jesus Would Support Same-Sex Marriage
June 29 2014 2:04 PM ET

Elton John: Jesus Would Support Same-Sex Marriage

Jase Peeples

'If Jesus Christ was alive today, I cannot see him, as the Christian person that he was and the great person that he was, saying [same-sex marriage] could not happen,' Elton John said in a recent interview.

'Designing Women' Actor Meshach Taylor Dies at 67
June 29 2014 12:17 PM ET

Designing Women Actor Meshach Taylor Dies at 67

Jase Peeples

Meshach Taylor, the actor best known for his role as Anthony Bouvier in Designing Women, passed away in his Los Angeles home late Saturday.

WATCH: Pat Sajak Makes Grand Gaffe with Gay Contestant
June 28 2014 11:47 AM ET

WATCH: Pat Sajak Asks Gay Contestant About His Female Fiancé

Jase Peeples

During a recent episode of Wheel of Fortune, the right-wing host asked a gay contestant about the woman he plans to marry.

Ian McKellen on 'Vicious' Queens and Obliterating the Closet
June 27 2014 5:00 AM ET

Ian McKellen on Vicious Queens and Obliterating the Closet

Jase Peeples

The legendary actor speaks with The Advocate about playing gay in the groundbreaking new sitcom Vicious and how coming out of the closet helps change the world.

Gary Oldman Sorry for Defending Anti-Semitism But Not Homophobia
June 25 2014 2:42 PM ET

Actor Sorry for Defending Anti-Semitism — Not Homophobia

Ross von Metzke

The actor apologized for defending Mel Gibson but made no reference to defending Alec Baldwin