14th December 2014
UKIP LGBT defies leadership to call for sacking of candidate after ‘poofters’ rant 43
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 54
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.
UKIP kicked out of London offices after HIV activists dump horse s**t outside 72
3:43 PM — UKIP has been kicked out its offices in Croydon, after a group of HIV activists dumped a pile of horse manure outside on World AIDS Day.
Failed Massachusetts candidate: Homosexuality is worse than mass murder 38
2:27 PM — An anti-gay activist who ran to be the Governor of Massachusetts has claimed that homosexuality is worse than mass murder.
12th December 2014
‘Twins’ on ex-gay group’s billboard are actually the same man… and he’s gay 54
6:40 PM — An ex-gay group's billboard, which claims to feature identical twins with different sexualities, is actually two photos of the same gay man.
French Closer magazine ‘outs’ deputy leader of far-right Front National 62
4:12 PM — The French edition of Closer magazine has come under fire after it printed photos 'outing' the deputy leader of France's Front National.
10th December 2014
‘Monk’ behind anti-gay leaflets taunts PinkNews: Gays are disciples of the Devil 1
7:03 PM — The man responsible for delivering leaflets across the UK claiming AIDS is "God's punishment" for gays has written to taunt PinkNews.
Vladimir Putin ‘runner up’ for TIME’s Person of the Year 10
4:38 PM — Russian President Vladimir Putin has been named the runner up for TIME's Person of the Year award.
‘Christmas’ leaflet distributed in Cambridge claims homosexuals are like vampires 61
12:36 PM — A 'Christmas' leaflet has been distributed across Cambridge claiming that homosexuals are "like vampires".
8th December 2014
Pastor: Gays should live in houses where the toilets don’t work 68
6:25 PM — A Christian pastor has made the bizarre claim that people who support same-sex marriage should move to houses where the plumbing doesn't work.
Cyndi Lauper praises 50 Cent’s ‘evolution’ on gay issues 18
5:29 PM — Cyndi Lauper has claimed that 50 Cent is now a "good guy" - despite once telling gay men to kill themselves.
US: Michigan Republicans pass bill permitting discrimination against gays 24
3:47 PM — Republicans in the Michigan House of Representatives have passed a bill that would permit religious people to discriminate on the grounds of sexuality.
Salvation Army: Homophobia claims are a ‘myth’ 48
1:30 PM — The Salvation Army has dismissed claims that it has a poor record on LGBT rights.
Footballer abandons appeal against ‘homophobic gesture’ conviction 2
12:58 PM — A former Blackburn Rovers player has abandoned his appeal against a conviction for making a homophobic gesture while playing against Brighton.
7th December 2014
Fresh claims that Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe plotted to murder his gay lover 10
5:18 PM — Fresh claims have been made that former Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe plotted to murder his alleged former gay lover.
US: Alaska gay couple get death threats as sign declares town a ‘fag free zone’ 24
4:51 PM — An Alaska gay couple are being targeted by homophobes, who have vandalised their property and declared the town a "fag free zone".