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.
Nigel Farage accused of ‘ducking’ gay rights by cancelling Live Lounge interview 5
1:59 PM — Nigel Farage has dropped out of a planned BBC Live Lounge interview with young people - in which other party leaders were challenged on gay rights.
LGBT group says Northern Ireland gay marriage referendum is not the answer 8
8:55 AM — The largest LGBT support group in Northern Ireland has rejected calls for a referendum on same-sex marriage.
29th April 2015
UKIP letter claims British people can’t get HIV treatment because of immigrants 25
7:26 PM — The UK Independence Party has posted a letter from a British man, who claims he can't get adequate treatment for HIV because of "immigrants".
Sherlock star Andrew Scott shows his support for same-sex marriage in Ireland
5:46 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has shown his support for same-sex marriage, ahead of Ireland's referendum.
Majority of Republicans would attend a same-sex wedding 5
4:27 PM — A poll has shown that 56% of Republicans would attend the same-sex wedding of a friend or loved one.
Exclusive: UKIP candidate says Twitter account mocking ‘only gay in the village’ was fake 7
3:08 PM — Exclusive. A UKIP candidate has denied he was responsible for a Twitter account that mocked transgender people and joked about starting a 'gay riot'.
Leaflets linking homosexuality to Hitler and the Moors Murderers handed out in Dublin 16
1:54 PM — Homophobic leaflets likening homosexuals to paedophiles and gang rapists have been handed out in Dublin.