8th May 2015
Lib Dem Lynne Featherstone, who introduced same-sex marriage, loses her seat 2
4:09 AM — The Liberal Democrat minister responsible for introducing same-sex marriage has been unseated as an MP.
UKIP’s David Coburn flops in Falkirk 1
2:33 AM — UKIP's gay Scottish leader David Coburn has monumentally failed in the constituency of Falkirk - losing his deposit and coming behind the SNP, Labour and even the Conservatives.
6th May 2015
Comment: What Cabinet job should Nigel Farage have? 34
8:00 PM — Journalist and Labour activist Benjamin Butterworth speaks out against UKIP leader Nigel Farage, ahead of tomorrow's General Election.
This couple are ‘appalled’ that their photo is on an anti-gay marriage poster in Ireland
4:48 PM — A couple who posed for a stock photograph have apparently said they are 'appalled' that they have been featured on a posted for the 'no' to same-sex marriage campaign in Ireland.
Cyprus government approves civil partnerships 3
3:06 PM — The government in Cyprus has approved a bill allowing for same-sex civil partnerships.
HIV positive immigrant holds ‘hug me’ sign in Thanet 51
10:37 AM — Gay rights activist Bisi Alimi was campaigning against Nigel Farage in Thanet South when he was racially abused.
Cuba to hold mass wedding to push for legal recognition of same-sex marriage 3
8:30 AM — LGBT rights activists in Cuba are planning a mass wedding this weekend, with a view to pushing for legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
5th May 2015
Anti-gay Republican Mike Huckabee joins 2016 Presidential race 5
8:11 PM — Republican Mike Huckabee – who once blamed a school massacre on gay people – has formally announced his plans to run for President in 2016.
Alabama Senate hearing bill to allow religious objections to any marriage 7
4:54 PM — A Senate committee in Alabama is hearing a proposal to allow people to refuse to perform any marriage for any reason.
Fears not enough Irish young people registered to vote in marriage referendum 7
3:22 PM — While polls are looking promising for a Yes vote, there are still 120,000 young people not registered to vote in the Irish referendum.
4th May 2015
Jason Manford gave this cheeky response to Ireland’s ‘no’ to gay marriage campaign 2
8:22 PM — Comedian Jason Manford has sent a brilliant message to the campaign against marriage equality in Ireland.
2nd May 2015
Dublin women kissing in front of an anti-gay protester go viral 19
3:35 PM — Two women were photographed defiantly kissing in front of an anti-same sex marriage protester.
UKIP Yorkshire secretary asks ‘What are LGBT people?’ 34
1:58 PM — A broadcast journalism student received a surprising email after inviting a local UKIP representative to speak on her radio show.
Irish priest says ‘ordinary people’ being intimidated into voting for equal marriage 178
12:16 PM — A commentator in the Republican of Ireland has expressed his disbelief that "ordinary citizens" really support equal marriage.
1st May 2015
Roisin Murphy: Irish same-sex marriage referendum will be a ‘cake walk’ 6
5:18 PM — Irish singer Róisín Murphy has predicted that Ireland's upcoming referendum on same-sex marriage will be a victory for equality.
Could this simple argument prove key to a pro-same-sex marriage ruling in the Supreme Court? 5
5:07 PM — A simple argument in favour of same-sex marriage has been raised in the Supreme Court, which may allow justices unsure which way to vote to make a decision.
Wow – this anti-gay website has found one gay man who opposes same-sex marriage 29
3:03 PM — This Christian website which is strongly opposed to same-sex marriage published an opinion piece in which one gay man in the US says he opposes same-sex marriage.
More gay couples are married in the US than you think 2
12:33 PM — A new poll in America suggests that more people are in same-sex marriages than was previously estimated.
30th April 2015
Nigel Farage claims Britain is ‘incapable’ of treating HIV because of immigrants 35
11:20 PM — Nigel Farage has claimed during an Ask the Leaders debate that the UK is 'incapable' of treating people with HIV because of immigration.
Australian opposition leader won’t force his MPs to vote for same-sex marriage 17
4:57 PM — Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten has rejected calls from his party to force Labor MPs to support same-sex marriage.