4th April 2015
Trans Rabbi writes heart-warming letter to Jewish trans teen 4
6:33 PM — Rabbi Becky Silverstein offers his blessings and support to trans teen at Passover.
Archbishop of Armagh: Christians are being persecuted over marriage 87
11:40 AM — The Primate of All Ireland used his Holy Thursday Mass to talk about the "persecution" of Christians.
Arnold Schwarzenegger slams fellow Republicans over ‘religious freedom’ laws 9
10:41 AM — Former Governor of California tells Republicans they need to focus on more important issues or risk losing support.
3rd April 2015
Ann Coulter: ‘People would rather risk getting Ebola that being called a homophobe’ 57
4:35 PM — Conservative commentator Ann Coulter criticised Christians for being "cowards" over religious freedom.
Five Georgia florists say they won’t serve gays 30
1:35 PM — Five different florists in Davis County all said they'd refuse to serve a gay ceremony.
Northern Ireland: Mother reports Girls Brigade to police for ‘gay sin’ lesson 30
11:45 AM — A mother has complained to the police after her daughter was asked to rank homosexuality in a list of sins.
Fundraiser for anti-gay Indiana pizzeria raises $485,000 118
10:56 AM — A donation fund set up for restaurant owners who said they'd refuse to serve a gay wedding has reached $485,000.
2nd April 2015
Companies who’ve condemned ‘religious freedom’ bills 1
5:20 PM — We look at some of the businesses and organisations who've spoken out against "religious freedom" bills across the US.
Michigan governor says he will veto ‘religious freedom’ bill 7
4:21 PM — Governor Rick Snyder has said he will veto the Religious Freedom Restoration Act if it is presented to him.
Indiana ‘religious freedom’ law updated to protect LGBT people 12
3:08 PM — Indiana lawmakers announced they've reached an agreement to update the controversial new law.
1st April 2015
Hate groups call for Dan Savage programme to be cancelled 23
4:33 PM — Hate group Family Research Council call on ABC to cancel show about 'X-rated anti-Christian bigot'.
Arkansas passes religious freedom law 7
1:43 PM — Arkansas has closely followed Indiana in passing its own "Religious Freedom Restoration" bill which allows discrimination.
Anti-gay B&B owner standing as candidate in Cardiff North 4
11:39 AM — Former Christian Party mayor of Llandrindod Wells has said he will stand as a candidate in the general election.
31st March 2015
Stephen Fry quits Instagram after being ‘hounded off’ 7
3:24 PM — Actor and comedian Stephen Fry has quit Instagram, saying he was "hounded off" the social media site.
Indiana Governor brands opponents of anti-gay religious freedom bill ‘intolerant’ 26
2:03 PM — The Governor of Indiana, who last week signed a bill into law which makes it legal for religious businesses to discriminate against LGBT people, has accused its opponents of "intolerance".
Indiana politicians claim ‘religious freedom’ bill doesn’t discriminate against LGBT people 13
9:52 AM — Politicians in the US state of Indiana have continued to deny that a bill to protect religious freedom was intended to legalise discrimination, including against LGBT people.
30th March 2015
Tim Cook: Apple won’t tolerate dangerous laws which allow anti-LGBT discrimination 25
4:47 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has written an editorial calling Indiana's bill to protect "religious freedom", which allows LGBT people to be discriminate against, "very dangerous".
28th March 2015
Anti-gay Duck Dynasty pastor delivers disturbing sermon about gruesome murder of atheists 45
7:58 PM — Homophobic Duck Dynasty preacher Phil Robertson has delivered a sermon about the graphic rape and murder of atheists.
27th March 2015
Governor wants ‘Religious freedom’ for Arkansas 14
3:35 PM — Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson wants Indiana's religious freedom law for his state too.
Miley Cyrus to Indiana Governor: ‘You’re an a-hole’ for signing anti-gay bill 10
1:20 PM — Singer Miley Cyrus has taken aim at the Governor of Indiana for signing a controversial bill that allows organisations to discriminate based on religious objection.