Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, and more than 100 others have signed an open letter urging Texas lawmakers to reject anti-LGBT legislation.
Jess Herbst, the state's first transgender state official, led her first town council meeting Tuesday as her authentic self, and says she's been well-received in her conservative Texas town.
Turnout surpassed 40,000 people in the Texas capital, according to police estimates.
The case could chip away at the rights won with marriage equality.
Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick called the Privacy Protection Act the top priority of the Republican-controlled legislature.
Senate Bill 6 would surprise us if the Lone Star State didn't already set the bar so damn low.
The women, lesbians wrongly convicted of rape, were victims of “satanic panic” and pervasive homophobia in the 1990s, as an appeals court ruled Wednesday.