26th March 2015
The Coalition’s 2015 LGBT scorecard 23
6:48 PM — With the general election just a matter of weeks away, PinkNews looks back at the Coalition’s record of delivery for the LGBT community and assesses where improvements could have been made.
25th March 2015
Kentucky ‘trans bounty’ bathroom bill fails 6
3:38 PM — A bill proposing to offer cash rewards to people who reported trans students using the "wrong" bathroom has failed to pass.
9th March 2015
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan: Teachers bullying gay students is inexcusable 21
7:03 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has responded to a report that found that over a third of victims of homophobic bullying in schools were bullied by a teacher or adult.
6th February 2015
Comment: Inclusive sex education could have prevented my HIV diagnosis 16
8:03 PM — James Hanson writes for PinkNews in support of policies to make inclusive Sex and Relationship Education compulsory, and reflects on his personal experience of education on such issues.
4th February 2015
Tristram Hunt hits back at Daily Mail over Labour’s plans to tackle homophobia 35
7:05 PM — Labour's Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt has mocked the Daily Mail's reaction to his plans to introduce statutory sex and relationship education.
Daily Mail objects to Labour plans to combat homophobia 211
11:28 AM — The Daily Mail has responded to Labour's plans for compulsory LGBT sex education with the headline "Sex lessons at 5 under Labour".
22nd January 2015
Only 13 US states give trans students the right to use the correct toilet 12
4:23 PM — Across the United States, the issue of education rights for trans students is becoming a bigger issue
15th January 2015
Educational authors told not to mention gay relationships 16
12:10 PM — Guidelines on educational books tell authors not to talk about same-sex relationships.
13th January 2015
College blocks students from accessing LGBT sites 16
1:23 PM — Henley College Coventry has blocked its students from accessing some sites because of their LGBT content.
13th December 2014
Scotland: Faith schools can ‘opt out’ of new guidance on teaching gay relationships 40
12:57 PM — Scotland has revised guidance for sex and relationship education to include more on gay relationships - but faith schools will still be allowed to set their own lessons instead.
10th December 2014
Virginia school board votes against trans students bathroom rights 12
2:28 PM — A US school board has voted to ban trans students from using the appropriate toilets and changing rooms.
9th December 2014
Canada: Catholic school reverses ban on gay rights project 5
10:51 AM — A Canadian Catholic school has reversed its decision to ban two girls from doing a project on gay rights.
7th December 2014
Prince Harry’s big secret and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:36 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
1st December 2014
Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan ‘could be unseated’ by student vote 5
4:46 PM — Equalities minister Nicky Morgan is under threat of losing her seat at the General Election, according to a report.
Androgynous model wears high heels for graduation 9
2:14 PM — Model Ivan Fahy graduated from NUI, Galway last month while wearing high heels.
28th November 2014
Catholic school ‘bans’ pupils from doing project on gay rights 16
1:08 PM — A Catholic school has banned two 11-year-old girls from doing a class project on gay rights.
5th November 2014
Labour MP Lucy Powell: No, teaching gay rights is not ‘nonsense’ 14
12:21 PM — Writing for PinkNews.co.uk, shadow education minister Lucy Powell rebuffs a tweet from the Department for Education claiming it's “nonsense” to suggest that schools “must teach gay rights”.
3rd November 2014
Department for Education clarifies deleted tweet claiming it’s ‘nonsense’ schools must teach gay rights 5
11:56 AM — The Department for Education has clarified a deleted tweet claiming that it’s “nonsense” to suggest that schools “must teach gay rights”.
2nd November 2014
Department for Education: It’s nonsense to say schools must teach gay rights 13
3:06 PM — The Department for Education has claimed that it's "nonsense" to suggest that schools "must teach gay rights".
31st October 2014
Richard Littlejohn: Nicky Morgan is seeking approval from ‘diversity Nazis’ 25
3:05 PM — Columnist Richard Littlejohn has attacked Nicky Morgan for ingratiating herself with "diversity Nazis", after she spoke at the PinkNews awards.