14th April 2015
Judge refuses to recognise gay men as parents 65
11:08 AM — A judge in Texas has refused to allow two gay fathers to be listed on their sons' birth certificates - despite being their biological fathers.
19th March 2015
Madonna blasts Dolce and Gabbana: ‘There is nothing synthetic about a soul!’ 12
5:18 PM — Dolce and Gabbana should “think” before they “speak” when expressing views about same-sex families and IVF, Madonna has declared in a swipe at the fashion duo.
17th March 2015
Comment: The D&G meltdown exemplifies an increasingly mutated perception of free speech 52
7:08 PM — Chris Ward writes for PinkNews on how Dolce and Gabbana failed to salvage themselves from a PR disaster.
London: LGBT campaigners to stage protest outside Dolce and Gabanna store 17
5:11 PM — A protest is to take place in London this Thursday in support of the boycott of Dolce and Gabanna.
Eric Pickles: Dolce and Gabbana are ‘beyond offensive’ but I’m against a boycott 21
1:58 PM — Senior Tory Eric Pickles has slammed Dolce and Gabbana for their “offensive” remarks about same-sex parents, but says a boycott is not the best way to proceed.
Christian Concern CEO ‘applauds’ Dolce and Gabbana, says Elton John is ‘selfish’ for having kids 78
12:55 PM — The head of Christian Concern has launched an outspoken attack on Sir Elton John and David Furnish.
Katie Hopkins: Gay community is being ‘intolerant’ over Dolce and Gabbana boycott 78
11:40 AM — Katie Hopkins has waded into the Dolce and Gabbana boycott row by accusing the gay community of intolerance.
23rd February 2015
Babies with two biological same-sex parents could become a reality in just two years 117
2:48 PM — Researchers from Cambridge University have found that it is possible to make a baby using skin cells of parents of the same sex.
27th January 2015
UK: Magistrate who objected to gay parents remains suspended 41
11:31 AM — A Kent magistrate who was told he could return to work after completing an equality course, having objected to a gay couple adopting a child, remains suspended.
18th November 2014
Male model Big Brother contestant: I was ashamed of my lesbian mother 16
1:34 PM — A Big Brother Australia contestant says he previously was ashamed of his mother due to her sexual orientation.
4th August 2014
US: New bill gives religious adoption agencies the ability to reject same-sex applicants 2
6:20 PM — Two Republican political figures have introduced a bill that seeks to allow adoption and foster-care agencies the ability to deny services based on their "religious beliefs and moral convictions."
2nd May 2014
LISTEN to this heart-warming story of how a 90-year-old mother reacts to her son coming out 8
3:28 PM — Rita Fischer’s reaction to her son, Jay, coming out is not only candid but utterly heart-warming.
French lesbian couple told they cannot adopt child – despite biological link 2
1:20 PM — A lesbian couple in France have been barred from adopting a child – despite one of them being its birth mother.
1st May 2014
ITV to broadcast moving story of gay couple who have 4 adopted children 4
2:51 PM — One of the first ever gay couple to adopt children in Stoke-on-Trent will share their emotional story in an ITV documentary to be shown tonight.
30th April 2014
Christians who believe gay parents ‘blight’ a child’s development hold London conference 18
4:58 PM — Anti-gay Christians who claim same-sex parents resemble a possible “blight on normal human development” have staged a conference in London.
3rd March 2014
England: Number of gay couples adopting children doubles 3
3:43 PM — Figures show the number of same-sex couples adopting children in England has doubled in the past four years.
Survey: One in three LGBT people believe they can’t foster or adopt 4
1:14 PM — More than a third of LGBT people in the UK believe their sexuality is a barrier when considering adoption, new research shows.
21st February 2014
German court declines to rule on joint adoption by gay couples 16
1:13 PM — Germany’s highest court has refused to rule on allowing same-sex couples in civil partnerships the right to adopt children.
3rd February 2014
London: Lesbian adoption decision delayed following Somali protests 27
11:30 AM — The adoption of a child from a Somali Muslim mother to lesbian parents has been delayed following protests in north-west London.
29th January 2014
Feature: Distant relations – How gay fathers relate to surrogate mothers
4:29 PM — As the UK’s first Surrogacy Conference for parents approaches, Sam Everingham talks to two UK dads about how they selected and related to the surrogate mothers who carried their babies.