8th November 2014
Anti-gay activist: Republicans won the midterm elections because of our prayers 18
5:13 PM — An American Family Association activist has claimed the power of prayer is responsible for Republicans winning the midterm elections.
Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury: It would be ‘the ultimate failure’ to accept gays 119
4:17 PM — The Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury has claimed that the Church should reject gay people, to avoid encouraging a "pagan world".
Pope to host interfaith ‘traditional marriage’ conference 32
3:53 PM — The Pope is to host an interfaith conference dedicated to keeping "traditional marriage" between a man and a woman.
Orange is the New Black star: I can’t tolerate people who use Jesus to preach hate 5
3:29 PM — Orange is the New Black star Lea DeLaria has opened up about a clip which showed her shouting at a preacher on the New York subway.
US: Kansas asks Supreme Court to stop impending same-sex weddings 2
2:11 PM — The state of Kansas has asked the Supreme Court to halt same-sex weddings, which are due to begin statewide on Tuesday.
Glenn Beck: If you watch The Notebook, you should cut your winkie off and become a woman 13
1:40 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has joked that men who watch romantic comedies should become women.
Daily Mail: Play about gay saunas is “sleazy” and “amoral” 62
12:22 PM — Theatre critic Quentin Letts has condemned a "taxpayer funded" National Theatre play that is set in a gay sauna.
NI First Minister: Legal action against bakery that refused to bake ‘gay’ cake is ‘bonkers’ 26
11:54 AM — Northern Irish First Minister Peter Robinson has savaged a planned legal action against a bakery that refused to bake a 'gay' cake featuring Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street.
7th November 2014
Police appeal for help after spate of homophobic attacks on Clapham Common
6:19 PM — Police in the London borough of Lambeth have appealed for victims and witnesses to come forward, after three attacks on Clapham Common thought to be motivated by homophobia.
Ugandan minister: David Cameron doesn’t love his children because he supports gays 51
1:03 PM — The Ugandan Minister of Ethics and Integrity has claimed that Prime Minister David Cameron doesn't love his children, because he allows homosexuality in the UK.
US: Golfer Patrick Reed apologises for swearing and saying ‘faggot’ on the course 4
1:00 PM — Golfer Patrick Reed, who is currently playing the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai, has apologised after he was caught using homophobic language after three-putting his shot on Thursday.
6th November 2014
US: Golfer Patrick Reed caught swearing and saying ‘faggot’ on the course 2
2:56 PM — Golfer Patrick Reed, who is currently playing the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai, was caught using homophobic language after three-putting his shot on Thursday.
US: Dallas voters approve nondiscrimination protections for LGBT employees 2
12:05 PM — Dallas residents have voted overwhelmingly to include nondiscrimination protections for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity and expression" in the City Charter.
South Africa: Pretoria introduces healthcare centre for gay and bisexual men
11:37 AM — The city of Pretoria in South Africa has introduced a healthcare practice for gay and bisexual men as an alternative to "abusive" general facilities.
5th November 2014
Rose McGowan apologises after claiming gays ‘fought for right to wear speedos’ and take MDMA 103
10:05 PM — Actress Rose McGowan has apologised after claiming that gay people "fought for the right to stand on top of a float wearing an orange speedo" taking MDMA - but says she stands by her overall point.
Equality Commission threatens legal action against bakery that wouldn’t make ‘support gay marriage’ cake 49
7:37 PM — The Equality Commission has threatened to launch a lawsuit against a bakery, after it refused to bake a cake with the message "support gay marriage" on.
Republican who thinks ‘gays should be discriminated against’ elected in Colorado 30
7:05 PM — A disgraced former Navy chaplain who claims that gay people deserve to be discriminated against has been elected in Colorado.
NYC pastor: Starbucks is flavoured with the semen of sodomites 163
6:13 PM — A New York pastor has warned that Starbucks coffees are flavoured with the "semen of sodomites".
Ann Widdecombe to boycott Red Cross, after it dropped volunteer over anti-gay marriage protest 94
3:29 PM — Ann Widdecombe has said that she will no longer support the Red Cross, after it dropped a volunteer who staged a one-man protest against gay weddings.
Eric Pickles orders takeover of Tower Hamlets council which ‘allowed homophobia to fester’ 17
2:54 PM — Tory minister Eric Pickles has ordered the takeover of Tower Hamlets council, which he says "allowed homophobia and antisemitism to fester".