27th June 2015
Charlie Condou: Why I am backing Andy Burnham for Labour leadership
6:52 PM — Charlie Condou writes for PinkNews on meeting Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham at Pride in London, and why he is backing him in his bid.
24th June 2015
Catholic teacher comes out days before she retires 5
4:40 PM — Canadian vice-principal Joan Grundy spent decades advocating for LGBT students.
Vatican: We should be polite to people with ‘homosexual tendencies’ while opposing their rights 232
12:40 PM — The Vatican has instructed members of the Catholic Church to be polite to people with "homosexual tendencies", while continuing to work to oppose equality.
23rd June 2015
Tasmanian church distributing anti-gay marriage booklet 11
12:49 PM — Tasmania's Catholic Archdiocese are distributing out copies of the church's booklet that will explain to people its opposition to same-sex marriage.
22nd June 2015
Americans would rather have a gay president than an atheist president 17
6:14 PM — A poll has revealed the personal attributes that would make Americans more or less likely to vote for a candidate.
Pope condemns ‘great powers’ that failed to act during the Holocaust 58
10:23 AM — Pope Francis has questioned why the Allies did not do more to prevent the Holocaust.
18th June 2015
The Pope tweets that Earth is ‘like an immense pile of filth’ 14
2:30 PM — The Pope has raised eyebrows - after the religious leader compared the world to "an immense pile of filth".
15th June 2015
Anti-gay Archbishop resigns over allegations his church covered up child abuse 9
7:20 PM — A Minnesota Archbishop who described homosexuality as “evil" has resigned over allegations that his church covered up sexual abuse.
4th June 2015
Australian Bishop says children of gay couples next ‘Stolen Generation’ 26
11:06 AM — A Catholic Bishop in South Australia has compared children of gay couples to children forcibly removed from Aboriginal families.
3rd June 2015
Australian Archbishop told teachers to send parents anti-gay marriage booklets 14
11:30 AM — Archbishop Denis Hart asked that children at Catholic schools be given booklets opposing same-sex marriage.
28th May 2015
Catholic cardinal: Irish people are ‘worse than Pagans’ for passing same-sex marriage 193
3:43 PM — Catholic cardinal Raymond Burke has claimed that people in Ireland are worse than Pagans, because they overwhelmingly passed same-sex marriage.
22nd May 2015
Former Archbishop of Westminster: Gay marriage is part of ‘greatest evil in our country’ 150
8:17 PM — The former head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales has said same-sex marriage contributes to the "greatest evil" in the country.
17th May 2015
University campus priest says he was sacked over pro-LGBT Facebook post 15
1:45 PM — A priest working on the campus of a university says he was sacked because he supported a pro-LGBT organisation.
10th May 2015
Watch: Parody demolishes Irish anti-gay marriage ad 13
4:34 PM — A parody has already been made of an advert in Ireland encouraging people to vote against same-sex marriage.
24th April 2015
Pope ‘personally’ rejects France’s gay ambassador to the Vatican 140
11:51 AM — The Pope has personally met with France's proposed ambassador to the Vatican - to tell him his appointment will be blocked because he is gay.
21st April 2015
US: Catholic College refuses permission for drag show 12
12:59 PM — A private university in New York has turned down a student group's application to organise a drag show.
17th April 2015
San Francisco Catholics call on Pope to replace ‘intolerant’ Archbishop 5
10:50 AM — A group of Catholic leaders have written to Pope Francis asking him to remove Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone over his views on issues such as same-sex marriage.
15th April 2015
France ‘refusing to back down’ over sending gay ambassador to the Vatican 28
3:38 PM — France is refusing to back down over the selection of an ambassador - after nominating a gay man to go to Vatican City.
14th April 2015
Priest who blessed engagement ceremony encouraged to ‘continue gay outreach’ 2
2:57 PM — Church leaders have asked Father Mark Montebello to remain within Church teaching.
Iowa Governor supports school’s right to fire gay teacher 11
12:33 PM — Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said he supports a Catholic school's right to fire a teacher for being gay.