The Morning Pride: May 24, 2013


Welcome to The Morning Pride, ThinkProgress LGBT’s daily round-up of the latest in LGBT policy, politics, and some culture too! Here’s what we’re reading this morning, but please let us know what stories you’re following as well. Follow us all day on Twitter at @TPEquality.

– The Employment Non-Discrimination Act won’t advance until July.

– Does Google translate “gayest” to mean “worst”?

– The word “undetectable” is used a lot to discuss a person’s HIV status, but its meaning is not used consistently.

– The suspect in the hate crime murder of New York City gay man Mark Carson is planning to plead “not guilty” because “he was sexually abused as a child by a male authority figure,” according to his lawyer.

– This week, the White House recognized ten Harvey Milk Champions of Change.

– Watch: New York University awarded Defense of Marriage Act challenger Edie Windsor (Class of 1957) with its Presidential Medal (starts at 34:51).