21st December 2014
UKIP begs members to stop making controversial comments on Facebook and Twitter 13
1:03 PM — UKIP is begging its members to quit Facebook and Twitter, to avoid getting the party in trouble over controversial comments.
UKIP expels councillor over undisclosed ‘jaw-dropping’ comments 34
12:44 PM — A UKIP councillor in Thanet has been expelled from the party, after making undisclosed comments in an interview, thought to be derogatory.
20th December 2014
Christian B&B owners who refused gay couple claim ‘ignorance’ is eroding marriage 59
6:57 PM — A pair of Christian B&B owners who famously turned away a gay couple have claimed that "ignorance" is responsible for eroding 'traditional' marriage.
US: Anti-gay Republican Michele Bachmann leaves Congress 15
6:30 PM — Notoriously homophobic Republican Michele Bachmann has finished her final term in Congress.
US: Army veteran avoids prison sentence after brutal attack on gay couple 15
4:21 PM — An Army veteran who beat a gay couple at a Pride parade in Austin, Texas will not face a prison sentence.
Uganda won’t be getting a new anti-gay law in time for Christmas 1
1:15 PM — Uganda's parliament has adjourned for Christmas without passing the country's new anti-gay law, despite a push to get it through beforehand.
US: Twice-divorced Florida AG concedes defeat in crusade against same-sex marriage 16
12:40 PM — Florida’s Attorney General Pam Bondi, who has divorced twice, has finally conceded defeat in her crusade to stop same-sex weddings.
19th December 2014
Church that fired gay music director closing down after congregation quits 19
7:22 PM — A church in Indiana is closing its doors - after the congregation walked out in protest when a gay music director was fired.
Walmart is encouraging workers to become gay, pundit claims 21
5:36 PM — Homophobic activist Peter LaBarbera has claimed that Walmart is actively encouraging its workers to become gay.
Salvation Army bans gay people from serving as officers unless celibate 39
2:02 PM — An internal document circulated by the Salvation Army bans gay people from serving as officers, unless they remain celibate.
15th December 2014
Listen: Friend of sacked UKIP candidate phones radio station to defend ‘poofter’ comments 23
7:13 PM — A friend of former UKIP candidate Kerry Smith has called a radio station to defend him from accusations of homophobia and racism.
Watch: Russian gays reveal harrowing stories of vigilante violence 18
5:41 PM — Human Rights Watch has published a report on homophobic violence in Russia.
Canada: BC government blocks plans for law school that bans gays 7
2:03 PM — The government in British Columbia have blocked a Christian university's plans to open a law school - because it planned to discriminate against gay students.
Anti-gay activist complains bakeries won’t make ‘gay marriage is wrong’ cake 78
12:29 PM — An anti-gay activist has complained he was rejected by bakeries when he tried to buy a cake with the words 'gay marriage is wrong' on top.
14th December 2014
UKIP LGBT defies leadership to call for sacking of candidate after ‘poofters’ rant 42
5:24 PM — UKIP's LGBT wing has defied the party's leadership to call for the sacking of candidate Kerry Smith - after he ranted about "old poofters".
10 reasons to be worried the DUP might hold the balance of power in Westminster 53
4:14 PM — Projections show the UK could be heading towards another hung parliament in 2015 - and Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party might end up with the balance of power.
UKIP’s Patrick O’Flynn: Candidate who ranted about poofters is not ‘seriously homophobic’ 18
1:10 PM — UKIP MEP Patrick O'Flynn has claimed that candidate Kerry Smith, who was caught on tape making a string of anti-gay comments, is not "seriously homophobic".
France: Far-right party’s deputy leader suing magazine that ‘outed’ him 9
12:37 PM — The deputy leader of France's far-right Front National party is suing a magazine that printed photos of him with a male companion.
UKIP candidate caught ranting about ‘f***ing disgusting old poofters’ 19
12:04 PM — A UKIP parliamentary candidate has been caught on tape ranting about disgusting "poofters" and "shooting peasants".
13th December 2014
HIV activists mock UKIP branch forced out their offices after ‘horse s**t’ protest 41
8:10 PM — A group of HIV activists who dumped horse manure outside UKIP's offices have reacted to the party being kicked out by their landlords.