Trans New Yorkers Celebrate Birth Certificate News
June 05 2014 10:42 AM ET

Trans New Yorkers Celebrate Birth Certificate News

Parker Marie Molloy

New York joins five other states and Washington, D.C., in allowing trans individuals to update birth certificates without having to undergo surgery.

Trans Man Files Discrimination Suit Against NYC Dept. of Parks and Rec
June 02 2014 4:36 PM ET

Trans Man Claims Discrimination by NYC Parks Dept.

Parker Marie Molloy

After being denied use of changing facilities at a Staten Island swimming pool, 24-year-old Bryan Ellicott is filing suit against the city's Dept. of Parks and Recreation, alleging discrimination.

Stonewall Veteran, Drag King Icon Stormé DeLarverie Dies At 93
May 27 2014 7:04 PM ET

Stonewall Vet, Drag King Icon, Stormé DeLarverie Dies At 93

Lynn De La Cruz

Longtime LGBT activist and drag king Stormé DeLarverie died at age 93 in New York.

N.Y. Lawmaker Looks to Simplify Name Change for Trans Residents
May 08 2014 5:37 PM ET

Bill Aims to Simplify Name Change for Trans New Yorkers

Parker Marie Molloy

In most states, transgender individuals are required to publish a public notice in a local newspaper prior to legally changing their names. One legislator hopes to remove this burden for trans New Yorkers.

WATCH: Meet NYC's Queer Arab-American Family
May 08 2014 3:24 PM ET

WATCH: Meet NYC's Queer Arab-American Family

Sunnivie Brydum

Frustrated with the lack of social opportunities for his fellow LGBT Arab-Americans, Bashar Makhay founded his own real-life social network to foster community.

Five Arrested in December Assault on Gay Brooklynite
April 23 2014 5:58 PM ET

Five Arrested in December Assault on Gay Brooklynite

Trudy Ring

Those accused of beating fashion student Taj Patterson reportedly used antigay slurs, but they were not charged with a hate crime.

WATCH: N.Y. Student Told Her Trans Boyfriend Not Allowed at Prom, Couple Plans Their Own
April 18 2014 9:07 AM ET

N.Y. Couple Plan Own Prom After Discrimination

Parker Marie Molloy

An 18-year-old senior at a Christian high school in Queens, N.Y., was told she won't be allowed to bring her boyfriend — an alum of the school — to prom because he's transgender.

PHOTOS: Straight Dads Do Drag in Harvey Fierstein's 'Casa Valentina'
April 15 2014 1:00 PM ET

PHOTOS: Straight Dads Do Drag for Harvey Fierstein

Brandon Voss

Heterosexual men dress as women in new production photos from a Broadway play based on actual events in the 1960s.

WATCH: Alan Cumming Performs 'Willkommen' from 'Cabaret'
April 12 2014 12:00 PM ET

WATCH: Alan Cumming Performs 'Willkommen' from Cabaret

Brandon Voss

The sexy cast of Broadway's Cabaret bumped and grinded for Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show.

Village People's Randy Jones Is an Evil Overlord
April 11 2014 8:00 AM ET

Village People's Randy Jones Is an Evil Overlord

Brandon Voss

Everyone's favorite gay cowboy returns to the stage in a new sci-fi musical.

Get Eggcited for the Gayest Easter Party Ever
April 10 2014 12:30 PM ET

Get Eggcited for the Gayest Easter Party Ever

Brandon Voss

NYC's extreme Easter festival schedules a silly and sexy night for gay patrons.

PHOTOS: Neil Patrick Harris And The Cast of 'Hedwig'
April 10 2014 12:10 PM ET

PHOTOS: NPH And The Cast of Hedwig

Brandon Voss

Neil Patrick Harris wigs out in new production photos from Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Broadway Concert to Benefit Bullied Youth
April 09 2014 12:10 PM ET

Benefit to Honor Bullied My Little Pony Fan

Brandon Voss

Broadway Battles Bullying will benefit a new foundation paying tribute to Michael Morones, who attempted suicide after being bullied for his love of My Little Pony.

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