The Indiana governor has a long history of opposing rights for LGBTQ people.
"The designation will create the first official National Park Service unit dedicated to telling the story of LGBT Americans," the White House said in a statement.
Donald Trump has shown more willingness to reach out to the gay community than most Republicans, but LGBTQ people who support the candidate say they're often mocked and ostracized for their political beliefs.
On Sunday, America was forced to recall that there's always someone who wants to murder you just for being gay.
The war on the LGBT community—and free speech in general—in Bangladesh is intensifying with machete attacks from radical Islamists and censorship by the government.
A year after Ireland's historic marriage equality vote, we spoke to journalist Charlie Bird about his intimate new book that chronicles the lives of LGBT people in the traditionally Catholic, conservative country.
The organizers of LA Pride sparked controversy after rebranding Pride into a music festival featuring headliners Carly Rae Jepsen and Charlie XCX.
There's a long-established conspiracy theory that underground gay networks are secretly plotting to fuck things up for everyone.
Most of Scotland's political parties are led by people who aren't straight, and almost everyone seems to be cool with that.
"I like who I am and wouldn't want to change that. At the same time, I would like it if the world just accepted me the way I am."
The homeless LGBTQ youth population of Jamaica have been "traumatized, re-traumatized, and traumatized ten times on top of that."
I didn't feel as righteous as you might think.
Their ban on the emoticons, which include two men holding hands, is only one aspect of the country's entrenched homophobia.
An increasing number of young celebrities are labeling themselves "queer." But what does this mean for the queer community?
A new gay-positive approach online doesn't hide the fact that tabloids still relish spinning stories out of famous people's sexualities.
Anti-gay laws, attacks, and evangelism are all part of the increasingly dangerous witch hunt against Uganda's LGBTQ community.
In this episode from season three, we investigated the deadly synthetic drug boom, then visited Iran to see how homosexuals and transsexuals navigate the country's terrifying cultural landscape.
VICE traveled to Albania to get a rare glimpse into the lives of people who have been victimized and neglected because of their sexual orientation.
He told her to "stay strong," according to a lawyer for the now-infamous Kentucky county clerk.
The region has lagged behind Western Europe when it comes to gay rights thanks to its reactionary nationalist movements and Russia's outwardly homophobic regime.
We talked to the one-woman show about five decades of performing, her oral history project Lower East Side Biographies and the need to offer young people a queer, punk-rock, alternative to the mainstream.
We met with director Jake Witzenfeld to talk about his new documentary that follows the struggles and victories of three young, gay Palestinian men in Tel Aviv.
But they may have just plagiarized the design from a French anti-gay group.
The Greek Ministry of Justice just proposed a law that would recognize same-sex civil partnerships, but Greek gay rights activists have a few concerns about it.