Op-ed: Remembering Stonewall Veteran Danny Garvin

Op-ed: Remembering Stonewall Veteran Danny Garvin

A historian of LGBT history remembers a man who lived a full, fascinating, inspiring life.

Mike Nichols, Director of 'Birdcage' and 'Angels,' Dead at 83

Mike Nichols, Director of Birdcage and Angels, Dead at 83

The respected director's work included some gay-themed and gay-beloved projects.

Transgender Pioneer Leslie Feinberg of Stone Butch Blues Has Died

Trans Pioneer, Stone Butch Blues Author Leslie Feinberg Dies

She was a pioneer in trans and lesbian issues, workers rights, and intersectionality long before anyone could define the phrase. Her partner, Minnie Bruce Pratt, and family offered us this obituary.

Pioneering Gay Journalist Joseph Nicholson Dead at 71

Pioneering Gay Journalist Dies

Joseph Nicholson, often cited as the first openly gay reporter at a big-city daily, covered high-profile court cases, international affairs, and gay and AIDS issues.

Comedian, Gay Fan Favorite Joan Rivers Is Dead at 81

Comedian, Gay Fan Favorite Joan Rivers Is Dead at 81

The comedian died a week after cardiac arrest during a surgical procedure.

Lawyer Who Fought DADT Killed in Seattle Bike Accident

Lawyer Who Fought DADT Killed in Seattle Bike Accident

Sher Kung died Friday when a truck struck her as she rode her bicycle in downtown Seattle.

Legendary Poet Maya Angelou Dies at 86

Legendary Poet Maya Angelou Dies at 86

The award-winning author and civil rights activist died Wednesday at her home in Winston-Salem, N.C.

Trans Pioneer Christie Lee Van De Putte Dead at 61

Trans Pioneer Christie Lee Van De Putte Dead at 51

The effervescent trans woman was one of the first to sue for the right to survivor benefits in the late 1990s when her husband died of alleged medical malpractice.

Frankie Knuckles, 'Godfather of House Music,' Dead at 59

Frankie Knuckles, 'Godfather of House Music,' Dead at 59

Knuckles, a member of the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame, played a key role in developing post-disco dance music and worked with many big-name artists.

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