Gay Rights


Greed, Mismanagement and Private Equity: How Iconic LGBTQ Magazine “Out” Almost Died

“Out” magazine couldn't pay freelancers and nearly went bust during Pride Month.
David Uberti

Brad Pitt’s Brief Tenure as the Mascot of Heterosexual Rights Has Come to an End

Super Happy Fun America, whose members have been involved in some sinister causes, tried to make Pitt their mascot.
Rex Santus

The Alabama Mayor Who Suggested Killing LGBTQ People Has Offered to Resign

Nationwide backlash against Carbon Hill Mayor Mark Chambers has forced the mayor to reconsider his initial decision to remain in his position.
Leila Ettachfini
LGBT rights

Brazil Is Making Homophobia a Crime

The country's Supreme Court voted Thursday to make discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender unconstitutional.
Tim Marcin

This European Country Is Voting to Block Gay Marriage—Probably Forever

In October, Romania will hold a referendum to change its constitution to define marriage as between a man and a woman only.
Sirin Kale
supreme court

5 ways Trump’s Supreme Court pick could reshape America

Without Justice Kennedy, the Supreme Court could shift on issues like abortion, gay rights, and the death penalty.
Isabella McKinley Corbo
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Comedian Jim Jefferies Finally Shut Up Jordan Peterson

Meanwhile, when not getting schooled by a comedian, the free speech crusader launched a defamation lawsuit against Wilfrid Laurier University and three of its employees.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

John Oliver Made Pence's Kids' Book Gay and Now It's Outselling the Original

Pence's rabbit, Marlon Bundo, falls in love with a boy bunny in the 'Last Week Tonight' version and now it's at the top of Amazon's bestseller list.
Drew Schwartz
LGBT rights

In Defeat for Trump Admin, Court Rules You Can't Fire a Worker for Being Gay

The important decision states that anti-gay prejudice in the workplace qualifies as a form of sex-based discrimination under the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
Linda Yang

New lawsuit against University of Iowa has both sides claiming discrimination

It's religious freedoms versus gay rights in an Iowa legal showdown
Alexa Liautaud
Civil Rights

Supreme Court to LGBT people: Mississippi businesses can refuse to serve you

SCOTUS declines to take up Mississippi's "religious freedom" law
Taylor Dolven
The VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of December 4

“We know that North Korea wants first of all to speak with the United States about its security guarantees. We are ready to support it."