17th November 2014
UK: Man ordered to stand trial after allegedly abusing trans woman in supermarket
1:19 PM — A 36-year-old man in Somerset was ordered to stand trial after allegedly abusing and misgendering a trans woman in a supermarket.
Brazil: Thousands attend Pride march to speak out against anti-LGBT murders 4
12:49 PM — Thousands of Brazilians attended Rio de Janeiro's 19th Pride event on Sunday, speaking out against the shocking number of LGBT people who have been murdered in the country.
Kellie Maloney cancels gender surgery plans after health scare 11
11:51 AM — Kellie Maloney is "devastated" after she was forced to cancel her gender reassignment surgery - after she stopped breathing during a cosmetic procedure.
US: Neurosurgeon Ben Carson says gay marriage supporters want to ‘redefine everything’ 28
11:45 AM — Dr Benjamin Carson, a neurosurgeon who compared gay people to paedophiles, has said same-sex marriage supporters should not try to "redefine everything for anybody else."
Campaign to save ‘gay’ bull from slaughter receives homophobic abuse 11
10:59 AM — A fundraising campaign to save Benjy the "gay bull" from slaughter has received homophobic backlash and abuse on social media.
UK: Eight artworks stolen at London’s Winter Pride Awards
10:30 AM — Eight artworks by the artists Jane Moore and Eleanor Pearce were stolen this Saturday at London's Winter Pride event.
16th November 2014
US: Florida gay leader killed after accident during HIV fundraiser 1
5:30 PM — The creator of a popular gay entertainment website in Florida has died, after a tragic accident during an HIV charity bike ride.
OKCupid begins rolling out new sexuality and gender options 23
4:00 PM — Dating website OKCupid has started testing a broader list of sexualities and genders, allowing people a raft of new identity choices.
Mississippi church leaders: Christian gay rights ad is ‘misleading and dangerous’ 23
3:39 PM — Church leaders in southern states are pushing back against a new advert which makes a Christian argument for gay rights.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy: Same-sex marriage should be scrapped 36
12:26 PM — France's former President Nicolas Sarkozy has called for the country to repeal its same-sex marriage laws.
Colin Farrell makes heartfelt plea for equal marriage in Ireland 4
11:57 AM — Colin Farrell has made an emotional plea for people to register to vote in Ireland, ahead of the country's referendum on same-sex marriage.
15th November 2014
Watch: Trans MMA fighter destroys claims she has an ‘unfair advantage’ in sport 4
7:17 PM — Transgender Mixed Martial Arts fighter Fallon Fox has rebuffed claims she has an 'unfair advantage' in her sport.
US: Governor of Michigan trying to void 300 same-sex marriages, claims they ‘never existed’ 127
6:03 PM — The Governor of Michigan is trying to void the marriages of more than 300 same-sex couples, who wed while marriage equality was briefly legal in the state.
Boy George cancels Culture Club tour over health problems 8
5:26 PM — Boy George has cancelled a planned Culture Club reunion tour, over serious health concerns.
Saudi Arabia: Gay man jailed for three years over naked photos 18
3:43 PM — A gay man in Saudi Arabia has been jailed for three years, for engaging in 'immoral acts' by taking naked photos of himself.
Basketball star Derrick Gordon plays first game since coming out
1:59 PM — College basketball player Derrick Gordon has played in his first official game since coming out as gay.
Gibraltar rights group calls for same-sex marriage 6
1:37 PM — A rights group in the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar has called on the government to introduce same-sex marriage.
Cambridge police: Leaflets claiming AIDS is God’s punishment for gays are ‘not a crime’ 19
12:17 PM — Cambridgeshire police have said that leaflets claiming that homosexuality is linked to paedophilia "fall short of any criminality".
Zachary Quinto defends claim that gays are ‘lazy’ and ‘complacent’ on HIV 54
11:27 AM — Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto has defended comments he made criticising the gay community for "tremendous complacency" and "laziness" towards HIV.
14th November 2014
Ex-gay Christian behind ‘I don’t like mens no more’ viral video says God put him in the spotlight 23
3:34 PM — A Christian who claimed he was “delivered” from homosexuality in a viral video has spoken out on his new-found fame on the web, saying it was meant to be.