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Gay Trumper Brandon Straka Arrested for Participating in Capitol Insurrection

Gay Trumper Brandon Straka Arrested for Participating in Capitol Insurrection

Jan 26, 2021

Gay Trump supporter Brandon Straka was arrested as part of the Capitol insurrection three weeks ago.

La. Man Arrested, Charged in Brutal Attack on Gay Man Last Year

La. Man Arrested, Charged in Brutal Attack on Gay Man Last Year

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

Chance Seneca has been arrested and charge with the attempted second degree murder of Holden White in Louisiana last year.

FBI Raids Apartment of Far-Right Gay Trump Supporter

FBI Raids Apartment of Far-Right Gay Trump Supporter

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 21, 2021

The apartment of the "Adorable Deplorable" — far-right gay hairstylist and Trump supporter Kristopher Dreww — was raided and searched by the FBI on Monday

MAGA Insurrectionist Identified by Daughter Fired by UMass Hospital

MAGA Insurrectionist Identified by Daughter Fired by UMass Hospital

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 21, 2021

Therese Duke, a far-right Trump supporter who took part in the January 6 insurrection, has been fired from her position at UMass Hospital.

'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Loses 2nd Bid for Early Prison Release

'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Loses 2nd Bid for Early Prison Release

By Michael Rubinkam | Jan 20, 2021

A federal judge has rejected convicted pharmaceutical executive's Martin Shkreli's second request to be let out of prison early, showing skepticism about his claim in court papers that mental health issues have weakened his immune system.

Trump Administration Carries Out 13th and Final Execution

Trump Administration Carries Out 13th and Final Execution

By Michael Tarm, Michael Kunzelman | Jan 16, 2021

The Trump administration early Saturday carried out its 13th federal execution since July, an unprecedented run that concluded just five days before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden — an opponent of the federal death penalty.

A Different Kind of Lockdown: Hacker Attempts Chastity Cage Extortion

A Different Kind of Lockdown: Hacker Attempts Chastity Cage Extortion

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 15, 2021

A hacker was able to take control over the internet-connected chastity cages in an attempted extortion of several victims, security researchers found.

Tyianna Alexander and Samuel Edmund Damián are 2021's First Victims of Deadly Anti-Trans Violence

Tyianna Alexander and Samuel Edmund Damián are 2021's First Victims of Deadly Anti-Trans Violence

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 14, 2021

Only two weeks into 2021, the year's toll of trans murder victims is already mounting with murderous violence claiming a trans women in Chicago and a trans man in Puerto Rico.

Effort in Arkansas to Enact Hate Crimes Law in Jeopardy

Effort in Arkansas to Enact Hate Crimes Law in Jeopardy

By Andrew DeMillo | Jan 12, 2021

A push to finally enact a hate crimes law in Arkansas, a state with a history of white supremacists, appeared to have all the elements for success.

Police: Man Shoots 7 in Series of Chicago-Area Attacks

Police: Man Shoots 7 in Series of Chicago-Area Attacks

Jan 10, 2021

A man killed three people and wounded four others in a series of shootings over roughly four hours that started on Chicago's South Side and ended with his death in a shootout with police in a parking lot just north of the city.

'Wheelie Queen' Dirt Biker Charged with Killing Her Girlfriend

'Wheelie Queen' Dirt Biker Charged with Killing Her Girlfriend

Jan 8, 2021

A renowned Baltimore dirt bike rider who appeared in an HBO drama about the city's riding scene faces murder charges for the stabbing death of her partner on New Year's Day, police said.

Woman who Accused Black Teen Of Stealing Phone Is Arrested

Woman who Accused Black Teen Of Stealing Phone Is Arrested

Jan 8, 2021

A woman who falsely accused a Black teenager of stealing her phone and then tackled him at a New York City hotel was arrested in her home state of California.

UK Teen Found Guilty of Killing Gay Teen

UK Teen Found Guilty of Killing Gay Teen

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 8, 2021

Matthew Mason, a 19-year-old man in the United Kingdom, was found guilty of killing 15-year-old Alex Rodda.

Boston Marathon Bomber Sues over Ballcap, Showers in Prison

Boston Marathon Bomber Sues over Ballcap, Showers in Prison

Jan 8, 2021

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has sued the federal government for $250,000 over his treatment at the Colorado prison where he is serving a life sentence.

Watch: Gay Man Brutally Attacked on Grindr Date Pushes for Hate Crimes Charges

Watch: Gay Man Brutally Attacked on Grindr Date Pushes for Hate Crimes Charges

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 7, 2021

A Louisiana gay man who was brutally attacked on a Grindr date is pursuing hate crimes charges in the case.

Fashion Designer Alexander Wang Accused of Sexual Assault

Fashion Designer Alexander Wang Accused of Sexual Assault

Dec 30, 2020

A growing list of models has gone public, accusing A-list fashion designer Alexander Wang of sexual assault.

Watch: Trans Woman of Color Eshay Key Killed Christmas Day

Watch: Trans Woman of Color Eshay Key Killed Christmas Day

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 30, 2020

Courtney Key, 25, is the latest victim in a year that has seen more lethal anti-trans violence than any on record. Her family is demanding to know of her shooting death on Christmas Day was a hate crime.

Victim of Boston Stabbing Says Attack was Anti-Gay Hate Crime

Victim of Boston Stabbing Says Attack was Anti-Gay Hate Crime

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 28, 2020

A 25-year-old openly gay man in Boston says that the three people who jumped him and left him with serious stab wounds to the neck and abdomen targeted him out of anti-LGBTQ hate.

After Naming Bombing Suspect, Focus Turns to Motive

After Naming Bombing Suspect, Focus Turns to Motive

By Kimberlee Kruesi, Michael Balsamo and Eric Tucker | Dec 28, 2020

With federal officials having identified the man believed to be behind Nashville's Christmas Day bombing, authorities now have the task of piecing together the motive behind the explosion that severely damaged dozens of buildings and injured three people.

Brussels Orgy Host Calls Out Police for Homophobic Comments During Raid

Brussels Orgy Host Calls Out Police for Homophobic Comments During Raid

Dec 27, 2020

The man who hosted the Brussels orgy reported around the world last month has filed an official complaint about the police who raided the event.

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