The man who will ‘stop’ same-sex marriage, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:44 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
21st November 2014
Stonewall CEO attacks ‘posh, rich, white Western gays’ over Brunei boycott 88
7:28 PM — Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt has laid into 'posh, rich, white Western gays' who want to boycott Brunei over anti-gay laws.
11th November 2014
Louis Tomlinson blasts ‘laughable’ reports claiming he supported Tim Cook with rainbow Apple t-shirt 32
10:23 AM — One Direction star Louis Tomlinson has blasted reports claiming he showed support for Apple's newly-out CEO Tim Cook.
10th November 2014
Sir Elton John attacks Russia’s anti-gay laws during St Petersburg concert 13
5:13 PM — Sir Elton John laid into Russia's 'gay propaganda' law during a concert in St Petersburg.
HSBC UK boss says business leaders have a ‘huge personal responsibility’ to come out 7
5:11 PM — The head of UK banking at HSBC has criticised business leaders who stay in the closet, saying it's not acceptable they "take for granted" the work being done by others on issues of equality.
5th November 2014
Tinder co-founder Sean Rad sacked as CEO 3
5:22 PM — Tinder co-founder Sean Rad has announced that he has been ousted as the company's CEO.
31st October 2014
Top business leaders praise Tim Cook for coming out 1
6:27 PM — A number of top CEOs have praised Apple boss Tim Cook's decision to come out as gay.
Here’s a picture of all of the openly gay CEOs in top US companies 1
2:15 PM — Here is a picture of all the openly gay CEOs from across the thousand biggest companies in the US.
US: Ted Cruz says Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a ‘personal decision’ to be gay 20
11:56 AM — Texas senator Ted Cruz has reacted to Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he is gay by calling it a "personal decision."
30th October 2014
Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I am proud to be gay’ 17
11:48 AM — Apple boss Tim Cook has spoken publicly on his sexuality for the first time, revealing he is "proud to be gay."
27th September 2014
US: Trans woman named highest-paid female executive 5
12:49 PM — A trans woman who heads a biotech firm has been named as the highest-paid female executive in the US.
28th July 2014
Ruth Hunt appointed as Chief Executive of Stonewall 86
10:56 AM — Ruth Hunt has been appointed as the Chief Executive of leading gay rights charity Stonewall.
30th June 2014
US: Apple CEO Tim Cook marches in San Francisco Pride parade 1
11:36 AM — Apple CEO Tim Cook marched in the San Francisco Pride parade yesterday.
27th June 2014
US: News anchor outs Apple CEO during live discussion 1
5:21 PM — A CNBC news anchor outed Apple CEO Tim Cook during a live panel discussion, despite him never publicly addressing his sexuality.
16th May 2014
US: No openly gay CEOs in top 1000 companies 3
9:01 PM — There are no openly gay CEOs across the 1000 biggest US companies, according to the New York Times.
25th April 2014
Dan Savage: If there is a gay mafia, it’s the slowest mafia on earth 6
9:30 PM — Gay columnist Dan Savage has joked about claims of a 'gay mafia', saying that if it exists, it's the slowest mafia on Earth.
Mozilla names new CTO in wake of CEO’s Prop 8 support furore 4
5:35 PM — Mozilla has named a new CTO in the wake of a controversy surrounding a briefly appointed CEO after it was revealed that he supported anti-gay marriage efforts.
14th April 2014
Firefox names new interim CEO, after anti-gay marriage donations row 3
9:03 PM — Mozilla has named a new interim CEO, just 11 days after Brendan Eich resigned over his donations to anti-gay marriage campaigns.
9th April 2014
OKCupid founder: I regret accidentally supporting a politician with anti-gay views 4
7:37 PM — The founder of dating website OKCupid has broken his silence, speaking out to say he regrets supporting a Republican politician he did not know opposed same-sex marriage.
8th April 2014
US televangelist: If Firefox CEO was wrong for supporting Prop 8 then ‘God is a hater’ 14
5:54 PM — An anti-gay televangelist has weighed in on the row surrounding the CEO of Firefox who resigned last week, to say if supporting Prop 8 was wrong, "then the Bible is full of hate."