T/lgbt

  1. North Carolina Legislators Say They Have a Deal to Repeal Restrictive Bathroom Law U.S., Yesterday

    The law had elicited an outcry from Democrats and businesses that said it allowed discrimination against transgender individuals.

  2. Rob Roth Previews the Black Party, a ‘Night to Let Go of Your Inhibitions’ Style, Yesterday

    Mr. Roth, a multimedia artist from the Lower East Side, returns to the night life as the creative director of the granddaddy of the gay “circuit” parties, which turns 38 this year.

  3. The Other Presidential Vote that Got Rick Perry’s Attention Opinion, March 28

    The energy secretary complained that students colluded to advance “diversity” over democracy at Texas A&M.

  4. George Weinberg Dies at 87; Coined ‘Homophobia’ After Seeing Fear of Gays U.S., March 22

    Among Dr. Weinberg’s books were “Society and the Healthy Homosexual,” which rejected the prevalent idea that homosexuality was a psychological disorder.

  5. Malaysia to Show ‘Beauty and the Beast’ With Gay Scene, Exhibitors Say World, March 21

    After an apparent reversal by government censors, Disney’s live-action remake will open on March 30 without changes, two major cinema companies said.

  6. YouTube Filtering Draws Ire of Gay and Transgender Creators Technology, March 20

    The company apologized on Monday for the way its family-friendly restricted mode had filtered some videos.

  7. In North Carolina, Governing With a Punch and a Handshake U.S., March 19

    The Democratic governor, Roy Cooper, is seeking common ground with a Republican legislature even as he fights off its efforts to curb his power.

  8. Randy Rainbow: The Terrifying, Tolerance-Promoting ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Opinion, March 18

    A gay character? This progressive open-mindedness will not stand!

  9. Going From Marginalized to Welcomed in the Workplace Business Day, March 17

    A program in California seeks to connect transgender workers with employers happy to have them.

  10. Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70 U.S., March 16

    Dr. Nicolosi was an influential voice in the “ex-gay” movement, but his contentious views marginalized him within the mental-health profession.

  11. Diversity, of All Kinds, Is on the Rise at Fashion Shows Fashion & Style, March 16

    More than a quarter of the models who walked in the fall 2017 shows were minorities, a report found.

  12. The Modern Love Podcast: Malin Akerman Reads ‘Elvis and My Husband Have Left the Building’ Style, March 15

    On this week’s podcast, the “Billions” actress reads Liza Monroy’s essay about marrying her gay best friend in Las Vegas.

  13. Disney Says It Won’t Edit ‘Beauty and the Beast’ for Malaysian Censors World, March 15

    Government censors had ordered that a brief, gay-themed scene be cut, and the studio’s refusal means the film will not open Thursday in Malaysia as scheduled.

  14. Leaving Women’s Hockey to ‘Fly Under the Radar,’ as Himself Sports, March 14

    Harrison Browne, a transgender man in the National Women’s Hockey League, is planning to retire at the end of the season to undergo a physical transition.

  15. The Benedict Option Opinion, March 14

    One man’s recipe for faith in America.

  16. In Reversal, Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade Welcomes Gay Veterans Group U.S., March 11

    The parade organizers, the Allied War Veterans Council of South Boston, voted unanimously late Friday to reverse their decision made on Tuesday to exclude the group, OutVets.

  17. 1971 | Ostriches, a Six-Foot-Tall Gay Duck and John Shaft Times Insider, March 9

    A reader’s inquiry reveals that the 1971 movie “Shaft” contains a valuable glimpse of gay political history — and a lampoon of The Times.

  18. Politicians to Skip Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade After Gay Group Is Banned U.S., March 8

    Organizers told gay and transgender military veterans that they would not be allowed to march on March 17 after two years of L.G.B.T. inclusion in the event.

  19. Transgender Student Dismayed by Delay in Case Opinion, March 7

    A transgender student calls the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear a case on use of school bathrooms “unfathomable.”

  20. Russian Official Seeks to Ban ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Over Gay Character World, March 6

    Vitaly V. Milonov, a lawmaker who championed a 2013 law against “homosexual propaganda,” says the new Disney movie shows “perverted sexual relations.”

  21. Yelp Starts Tracking Gender-Neutral Bathrooms for Transgender Users U.S., March 6

    The company may ultimately be able to assemble the largest directory of transgender-friendly bathrooms, but it is not the first to try.

  22. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Major Case on Transgender Rights U.S., March 6

    The justices vacated an appeals court decision in favor of a transgender boy, Gavin Grimm, and sent the case back for further consideration.

  23. Gay Histories, Close Enough to Touch. (But Don’t.) Theater, March 3

    Theater companies are resurrecting gay history by taking the axiom “you had to be there” literally in new immersive shows.

  24. An Alabama Drive-In Bans ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Over Gay Character Movies, March 3

    A Facebook post from the owners said they would “not compromise on what the Bible teaches.” It’s not clear that Disney planned to show the film there.

  25. Transgender Models Find a Home Fashion & Style, March 3

    An increasing number of agencies are beginning to specialize in casting them.

  26. Corporations Show Support for Transgender Boy in Supreme Court Case U.S., March 2

    Dozens of companies, including Amazon and Apple, signed on to a brief in support of Gavin Grimm’s fight against his school district over which bathrooms he may use.

  27. ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Director Talks of ‘Exclusively Gay’ Moment Movies, March 1

    Bill Condon said that the manservant LeFou, played by Josh Gad, has a “nice, exclusively gay moment” in the Disney film. Commence internet meltdown.

  28. Amar’e Stoudemire Says He Would Steer Clear of Gay Teammate Sports, March 1

    A response to a hypothetical question in Israel causes a stir.

  29. ‘Kiki’: The Vogueing Scene, Still a Refuge for Gay and Transgender Youth Movies, February 28

    There are echoes of “Paris Is Burning” in this documentary, which chronicles a tight-knit community in New York. Yet there is a striking absence of elder mentors.