Skateboarder Alana Smith said competing reignited their love for skateboarding and made them feel "happy to be alive."
NBC Out showcases feature stories, original videos and other unique content about, and of interest to, the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community.
The new owners of Nobody's Darling, which was previously known as Joie De Vine, have remodeled the space into an inclusive cocktail bar for queer women.
The ruling is another twist in a series of court rulings nationwide about whether businesses denying services to LGBTQ people amounts to bias or free speech.
From New Zealand to Brazil, these out athletes are lifting, diving and kicking their way into the spotlight at the Tokyo Games.
The Tokyo Games will mark swimmer Amini Fonua's third appearance at the Olympics. He talked to NBC News about training amid Covid and his "quiet activism."
Transgender visibility at the Olympics comes amid a wave of anti-transgender legislation sweeping the United States.