Remembering the Worst Mass Killing of LGBT People in U.S. History
November 15 2013 4:07 PM ET June 05 2014 7:55 PM ET

Remembering The U.S.'s Largest Killing of LGBT People

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Forty years ago, dozens of people were trapped inside a New Orleans gay bar as it burned down. Now a new book, two films, an art installation, and a musical revisit the tragedy.

Students Don Skirts to Support Agender Peer Who Was Set Aflame
November 08 2013 3:24 PM ET

Students Don Skirts to Support Agender Peer Who Was Set Aflame

Sunnivie Brydum

After a teen who identifies as agender — not male or female, but a nonbinary gender — was lit on fire on an Oakland bus, friends are rallying to lend support and help the family fund the victim's recovery.

WATCH: Straight Marine Punched After Defending Gay Friends
October 31 2013 12:57 PM ET

WATCH: Straight Marine Punched After Defending Gay Friends

Sunnivie Brydum

Ryan Langenegger took a punch to the face after standing up for two gay friends who were being harassed by strangers at a restaurant in Omaha early Sunday morning.

Chris Brown Arrested for Antigay Assault
October 28 2013 12:28 PM ET

Chris Brown Arrested for Alleged Antigay Assault

Daniel Reynolds

The R&B singer will appear in court today for allegedly assaulting a 20-year-old man last weekend in Washington, D.C.

Cops Arrest Second Suspect in Trans Woman's Hollywood Beating
October 24 2013 7:46 PM ET

Cops Arrest Second Suspect in Trans Woman's Hollywood Beating

Sunnivie Brydum

The LAPD is not releasing the suspect's name, but did confirm that they have arrested a second suspect in the brutal beating of a transgender woman on Hollywood Blvd. in May.

Did Police Bungle This Gay Man's Murder?
October 19 2013 12:13 PM ET

Did Police Bungle This Gay Man's Murder?

Diane Anderson-Minshall

It's been a year since Lou Rispoli was killed and NYPD reportedly has no leads or evidence.

Gay Canadian Man Paralyzed in Alleged Hate Crime Stabbing
October 14 2013 5:53 PM ET

Gay Canadian Man Paralyzed in Alleged Hate Crime Stabbing

Daniel Reynolds

Scott Jones, 27, was paralyzed from the waist down after an attacker stabbed him in the back early Saturday morning.

Egyptian Police Arrest at Least 14 Men for 'Practicing Homosexuality'
October 14 2013 3:53 PM ET

Egyptian Police Arrest at Least 14 Men for 'Practicing Homosexuality'

Daniel Reynolds

Police arrested at least 14 men for 'practicing homosexuality' after raiding a health club in Cairo.

Rep. Jared Polis Reports From Capitol After Shots Fired
October 03 2013 3:30 PM ET February 28 2014 4:50 PM ET

Gay Congressman Reports From Capitol After Shots Fired

Sunnivie Brydum

Out congressman Jared Polis was tweeting and spoke to MSNBC moments after several shots were fired outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Thursday.

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