26th September 2014
Christian mum writes ‘family friendly’ Harry Potter, where Dumbledore is straight 34
4:11 PM — A Christian mother is writing a 'family friendly' version of Harry Potter - in which gay headmaster Albus Dumbledore is actually a straight reverend.
25th September 2014
Stonewall discontinues ‘Bigot of the Year’ for 2014 awards 38
6:24 PM — Leading gay rights charity Stonewall has dropped its 'Bigot of the Year' category for its 2014 Stonewall Awards ceremony.
Despite anti-gay rants, Duck Dynasty computer game to get international release 5
4:41 PM — The controversial television reality series Duck Dynasty will soon branch out into the world of gaming, despite a history of anti-gay remarks from one of the show's most prominent stars.
UK: Preacher who called for gays to be stoned to death held in terror arrests
11:26 AM — Anti-gay preacher Anjem Choudary has been arrested, along with eight other men, on suspicion of membership of a banned organisation.
Coronation Street to introduce gay vicar in ‘modern relationship’ storyline 15
10:44 AM — Coronation Street is set to introduce a gay vicar character into Weatherfield.
24th September 2014
PinkNews’ top 10 Jewish gay and lesbian icons 33
7:20 PM — As we enter into the Jewish New Year 5775, we figure now is best time to recount some of the most fabulous and influential Jewish gay personalities to date.
Serbia: Orthodox Church attacks ‘shameless’ Pride parade 30
6:57 PM — The head of the Serbian Orthodox Church has attacked the "shameless" organisers of Belgrade Pride.
US: Black pastors’ coalition to file 80 legal briefs opposing same-sex marriage 13
6:29 PM — A coalition of black pastors plans to file 80 legal briefs in same-sex marriage lawsuits across the US.
US: Archbishop accused of sexual misconduct forces gay man to resign over marriage 19
12:41 PM — A Minnesota Archbishop who is currently under investigation over alleged sexual misconduct with other priests is now forcing another man to resign from the church, saying his same-sex marriage does not "uphold church teaching".
Scottish Catholic Education Service: Teachers should have freedom to teach about ‘traditional marriage’ 22
11:57 AM — The Scottish Catholic Education Service has called for teachers to be free to teach their pupils that "marriage is uniquely a relationship between a man and a woman".
Leaflets comparing gays to paedophiles now delivered in Lincoln 22
11:29 AM — Leaflets claiming that homosexuality is "not natural" and a "rebellion against nature" have been delivered in Lincoln.
This Indonesian province is considering public caning for gay people 4
9:46 AM — A new law is being considered in a conservative province of Indonesia, which would make gay or lesbian sex punishable with public caning.
South Africa’s first gay-inclusive mosque closed over parking violation 11
9:25 AM — The first ever mosque in South Africa to accept gay worshippers has been closed over a parking violation.
22nd September 2014
Devon newspaper: Gays will cause the collapse of civilisation 162
1:00 PM — A Devon newspaper columnist has claimed that the overturning a "well founded" taboo on homosexuality will cause the collapse of civilisation.
Nicolas Sarkozy: Same-sex marriage is ‘humiliating families’ 33
12:58 PM — Announcing his return to politics, former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy has condemned François Hollande for introducing same-sex marriage to the country, calling it "humiliating" for families.
21st September 2014
Grindr can predict elections, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 1
6:41 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Anti-gay Cardinal who claimed homophobia is ‘perfectly just’ could be demoted 19
4:53 PM — A notoriously homophobic Catholic cardinal who claims that being gay is "intrinsically evil" could be removed from his senior position in the Church.
20th September 2014
US: Utah ad companies ban ‘controversial’ God Loves Gays billboards 19
6:56 PM — Two Utah ad companies have refused to allow billboards claiming that "God Loves Gays".
US: Gay families condemn Utah anti-gay activists for using their pictures during conference 4
5:15 PM — Anti-gay activists in Utah have been condemned for using pictures of the children of same-sex couples without permission during a homophobic conference.
Nick Jonas admits Jonas Brothers ‘never did enough’ for gay fans 9
2:56 PM — Nick Jonas has admitted that The Jonas Brothers didn't 'do enough' to acknowledge their gay fanbase.