4 June 2013US: Human Rights Campaign welcomes anti-equality protesters to rally head office 3 US pro-equality group the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), has put up a sign to welcome anti-equality protesters, including the fiercely anti-gay Peter LaBarbera of Americans for Truth about Homosexuality.
1 June 2013Religious leaders urge David Cameron to drop equal marriage bill before Lords debate 66 Fifty British faith leaders have come together to sign a letter urging the Prime MInister to drop the Marriage (same sex marriage) Bill, before it goes to the House of Lords next week for its second reading.
31 May 2013US: Bakery which refused service to lesbian brides caught offering divorce celebration cake 17 Undercover reporters calling an Oregon bakery which refused service to a lesbian couple because of their religious beliefs found that they were willing to provide services to a host of other "controversial" ceremonies - including a divorce party, and a stem cell research celebration.
27 May 2013Video: Bryan Fischer says Scouts should be renamed ‘Boy Sodomisers of America’ 42 Anti-gay Christian radio host Bryan Fischer has again commented on the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) recent decision to allow gay youth members, to say that the organisation should be renamed the "Boy Sodomisers of America".
27 May 2013Ian Paisley Jr: Same-sex marriage is a significantly damaging change to society 55 Ian Paisley Jr told a Christian television channel that same-sex marriage is an "attack on society", adding that he wants to distance himself from his media portrayal as a "hateful person".
20 May 2013Former Australian PM Kevin Rudd reverses anti-marriage equality stance 20 The former Prime Minister of Australia and self-described 'god-botherer', Kevin Rudd, has stated that after a "re-think" on same-sex marriage he has decided to support it, reversing his previous staunch opposition.
15 May 2013Peter Tatchell to meet with Lottery officials over funding of religious groups linked to homophobia 7 Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell, is to meet with senior National Lottery officials next week, following a report which linked religious organisations in receipt of Lottery funding, to homophobia.
15 May 2013US: Lawyer tweets cartoon suggesting gay scout leaders would trick boy scouts into sex 21 A Christian lawyer in the US has tweeted a cartoon which suggests that, if the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), lifted its ban on gay scout leaders, as well as possibly lifting the ban on gay members, gay men will use the position to sexually abuse scouts.
15 May 2013Gay rights activists: Lottery response to accusations of funding of anti-gay religious groups is ‘disingenuous’ 2 The National Lottery has responded to a report from last week which found that Big Lottery Fund money had been given to religious groups which were linked to homophobia, but has been accused of "evading" the concerns raised.
13 May 2013Church of Scotland moderator ‘terrified’ ahead of vote on gay clergy 11 The Moderator of the Church of Scotland has revealed that she is "terrified" of an upcoming debate on the ordination of gay clergy, which has the potential to cause the largest schism within the church since the 19th century.
12 May 2013Lancashire Anglican church signs up to LGBT inclusive mission 8 An Anglican church in Lancashire has become the first in the region to sign up to a mission which aims to be inclusive of all worshippers, including LGBT people.
11 May 2013Church of Ireland denies setting up Select Committee to ‘stall’ on gay issues 10 The Primate of All Ireland, Archbishop Richard Clarke, has denied that the Church of Ireland is attempting to "stall" on the issue of homosexuality on the church by setting up a Select Committee to consider it.
10 May 2013Gay rights groups criticise National Lottery funding given to religious groups linked to online homophobia 9 Gay rights organisations have called for National Lottery grants to be reviewed, after reports found that faith groups linked to online anti-gay literature had received the funding.
9 May 2013US: Bryan Fischer refuses to answer whether or not he has ever had a ‘gay impulse’ 22 In an interview, US Christian radio host Bryan Fischer, has continually refused to answer the question of whether he had ever had a "gay impulse", saying it would "destroy" people if they "acted on...
9 May 2013One Million Moms attacks Disney for unofficial ‘gay days’ at Walt Disney World 37 The American Family Association's outspoken campaign group One Million Moms, has voiced its outrage at Disney, after organisers of an unofficial LGBT day said it would take place in Walt Disney World.
3 May 2013Ethiopia: Anti-gay group hopes death penalty will soon be introduced for homosexuality 38 An anti-gay organisation has expressed hopes that the death penalty for homosexuals will soon be introduced in Ethiopia, and held a conference to discuss the "disastrous" effects of homosexuality in the country.
3 May 2013US columnist: If it allows gay members the Boy Scouts will ‘indoctrinate’ children into ‘hedonism’ 32 A US Christian columnist has taken aim a the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), saying that it should not change its policy to allow gay members, because straight boy scouts will be branded "bigots" if they do not succumb to the “sexual advances” of gay members.
2 May 2013US: ‘Ex-gay’ activist: I admit using Grindr, but I never used it for sex 30 An "ex-gay" preacher, who claimed to have been "cured" of his homosexuality, who in February admitted to using the gay dating app Grindr, has spoken again to say that he did use it, but never for sex.
2 May 2013US: Anti-gay pastor Greg Laurie to lead National Day of Prayer events at the Pentagon 5 LGBT campaigners say a pastor who has preached against equal marriage shouldn't be allowed to lead today’s National Day of Prayer events at the Pentagon and Capitol Hill.
2 May 2013Video: Anti-gay group: Homosexuality is ‘three times more dangerous’ than smoking 31 A new video by US anti-gay Christian organisation Faith 2 Action, claims that homosexuality is "more dangerous" than smoking, and attempts to parody a pro-LGBT children's book, by suggesting that accepting same-sex parents is the same as encouraging children to smoke.
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- Video: Married binational gay couple kept apart by DOMA urges US Supreme Court strike-down+
- US: President Obama urges Congress to pass bill to end anti-LGBT workplace discrimination1
- US: GOP Senator says he thinks businesses should be able to sack people for being gay7
- Former BP CEO Lord Browne to write new book on homophobia in business3
- Scottish trans woman ‘forced’ to leave town after she was branded a ‘witch’10
- US: Psychotherapists slam ‘gay cure’ app still available from Google app store2
- Mixed martial arts fighter: ‘Equal marriage could lead to incest, bestiality and child marriages’43
- Dale Cregan sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering gay police officer and her colleague3
- Russia: Fans warn anti-gay law poses 2018 World Cup violence risk6
- US Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8: Six possible outcomes3
- US: GOP Senator says he thinks businesses should be able to sack people for being gay7
- US: Gay Catholics to turn their backs on Cardinal who compared Pride to Ku Klux Klan rally10
- Mixed martial arts fighter: 'Equal marriage could lead to incest, bestiality and child marriages' 43
- Scottish trans woman 'forced' to leave town after she was branded a 'witch'10
- French Olympic swimmers pose as 'imaginary gay couple' for anti-homophobia campaign12
- US: Caterpillar Inc cuts ties with Boy Scouts over lack of progress on gay leadership2
- In Photos: As One in the Park 201317
- Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard: It's 'absurd' to think my hairdresser partner Tim Mathieson is gay15
- Nebraska: University withdraws lesbian student for 'immoral homosexual acts'18
- US: Gay Jewish activist wins $3.5M lawsuit against cousin for 'brutal' childhood abuse9
- Daily Mail's Andrew Pierce: I'm called a 'homophobe' and 'Uncle Tom' for opposing equal marriage102
- Tory Lord Mawhinney tables 'traditional marriage' amendment for equal marriage bill61
- Lord Dear proposes new amendment to equal marriage bill concerning 'traditional marriage'60
- Baroness Knight: The gays are still good at antiques and Section 28 was right59
- French mayor: 'I will go to the gallows' before performing a same-sex wedding52
- Labour's Clause 20 sex education amendment fails in the Commons50
- Pope Francis: There is a 'gay lobby' at the heart of the Vatican 'it exists'48
- YouGov poll: Next Doctor Who actor being straight less important than being male and British45
- Lord Hylton tables new wrecking amendment for the equal marriage bill45
- Labour fear Lord Dear will table a new wrecking amendment for the equal marriage bill43
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