22nd February 2015
Anti-gay Christian actor Kirk Cameron wins four Razzies for terrible film 37
12:53 PM — Christian film star Kirk Cameron has picked up four Razzie Awards for his latest flop film.
Queer activists vandalise ‘GAYTM’ cash machine 48
11:51 AM — A group of queer activists have claimed responsibility for destroying a Pride-themed ATM.
21st February 2015
Lawmaker speaks out for his transgender granddaughter’s rights 1
6:34 PM — A prominent lawmaker has revealed that he has a transgender granddaughter, while speaking out in favour of trans rights.
US: Florist who refused to serve same-sex wedding rejects legal settlement 103
3:51 PM — A florist in the state of Washington who refused to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding has rejected a proposed legal settlement.
Pope compares transgender people to nuclear weapons 97
11:39 AM — The Pope has compared the threat of transgender people to nuclear weapons.
20th February 2015
LGBT Leaders conference to be held tomorrow 2
8:10 PM — A number of high-profile speakers are set to attend a conference aimed at encouraging LGBT student leaders.
Football club offers free tickets to gay fans 4
6:56 PM — A football club is offering free admission to LGBT fans for a game, to celebrate LGBT History Month.
NHS England: Trans people shouldn’t wait longer than 18 weeks for treatment 30
12:39 PM — NHS England has affirmed the rights of trans people to be treated within 18 weeks of referral - despite growing backlogs in the system leaving some waiting years.
Comment: Where is the ‘Cucumber’ for gays over 50? 47
12:30 PM — Writing for PinkNews, David Pidd says he does not feel Channel 4's Russell T Davies hit 'Cucumber' represents gay people over 50, and asks why businesses don't do more to target the specific needs of the demographic.
Paddy McGuinness: I want a gay version of ‘Take Me Out’ 10
11:46 AM — Take Me Out host Paddy McGuinness has expressed his support for a "gay version" of the show.
19th February 2015
Doctor refuses to treat 4-month-old baby because she has lesbian parents 136
6:23 PM — A doctor has refused to treat a 4-month-old child, saying her religion had prevented her from being able to, because the parents are gay.
‘Cape Town Pride doesn’t represent the black LGBT community’ say activists 33
4:48 PM — An LGBTI rights group in Capetown has pulled out of Pride because they say it doesn't represent black people.
Bishop: Ireland in ‘danger’ of ‘groupthink’ over same-sex marriage 29
4:08 PM — A senior Catholic bishop has warned against the “danger of groupthink” on the upcoming same-sex marriage referendum.
Trans model recreates THAT naked Adam Levine photo 42
3:16 PM — A transgender model has recreated a famed (almost) naked photo of Maroon 5's Adam Levine.
Fifteen year old trans teen kills himself 330
2:07 PM — A fifteen year old transgender teenager has killed himself after scheduling a suicide note to be published on Tumblr.
Children’s book asks what to do if ‘I Think I’m a Poof’ 15
1:05 PM — A new adult children's book seeks to start a conversation about the lack of diverse characters in storytelling for children, called 'I think I'm a Poof'.
Colombia refuses to equalise adoption laws for same-sex couples 2
1:01 PM — Colombia's Constitutional Court has ruled to keep the current limits on same-sex adoption.
18th February 2015
B-52s lead singer criticised by trans activists for ‘Mister Sister’ song 82
6:21 PM — B-52s lead singer Katie Pierson has released a song called 'Mister Sister' and has come under fire from trans activists.
Trans people four times more likely to live in poverty 3
5:35 PM — A report into the financial state of trans people in America has uncovered shocking results.
Michael Sam: ‘After the first time I knew pretty damn sure I was gay’ 11
4:30 PM — The first out NFL player recalled the moment he knew he was gay at the HRC's Time to THRIVE Conference.