23rd August 2011
Australian Prime Minister hears case for marriage equality 13
5:11 PM — Representatives from Australian Marriage Equality told the Prime Minister she had a historic opportunity to make Australian a more just and equitable nation.
Bisexuality revisited as university’s second study finds it does exist 202
4:15 PM — A second study conducted by Northwestern University succeeds where the first failed, in finding evidence of bisexuality in men.
Video: Presidential hopeful accepts “decision” to be gay, but “disagrees vehemently” on equality 40
3:31 PM — The former Republican senator Rick Santorum tried to allay gay voters' concerns and demanded respect for his different viewpoint.
Ugandan lesbian rights activist allowed entry to UK 6
1:20 PM — Petition succeeds in overturning the UK authority's decision, allowing campaigner to speak at an Amnesty International event and attend Pride festival in Northern Ireland.
Australian politician’s gay brother: comments are “dangerous” and “inappropriate” 11
12:16 PM — The politician who once claimed there were no gays in North Queensland called for gay marriage to be "ridiculed".
George Michael confirms split from Kenny Goss 26
11:06 AM — The singer-songwriter revealed his single status to a concert audience in Prague, 15 years after the couple met.
A quarter of New York’s new marriages are gay 11
10:31 AM — Figures for nuptials in the state jumped 33% on the same period in previous years after new equal marriage rights are introduced.
Success in second US couple’s deportation fight
10:03 AM — The immigration authority which denied leave for an AIDS-sufferer's husband is now exercising discretion as it drops a second order on appeal.