16th April 2015
Are anti-gay campaigners accidentally helping Caroline Lucas get re-elected? 9
1:27 PM — Anti-gay marriage campaigners are distributing leaflets in Brighton - 'warning' people that Green MP Caroline Lucas supports equal marriage.
15th April 2015
This P!nk fan’s homophobia is misguided in more ways than one 6
7:29 PM — A fan has written to the pop singer P!nk to chastise her for being "lebanese".
Mortal Kombat introduces first gay character 7
6:53 PM — New fighting game Mortal Kombat X features a gay character for the first time.
Good news for fans of Orange is the New Black
6:20 PM — Netflix have announced something that will please fans of their lesbian prison drama.
Julie Bindel on same-sex marriage: Abolish it all and replace with civil partnerships 139
5:34 PM — Guardian columnist Julie Bindel has claimed that all marriage should be abolished and replaced with civil partnerships.
Pro-equality Dublin murals defaced ahead of same-sex marriage vote 1
4:16 PM — A mural in Dublin encouraging people to vote for same-sex marriage has been vandalised.
France ‘refusing to back down’ over sending gay ambassador to the Vatican 28
3:38 PM — France is refusing to back down over the selection of an ambassador - after nominating a gay man to go to Vatican City.
Most gay characters get barely any screen time in Hollywood films 13
2:56 PM — The majority of LGBT depictions in Hollywood film this year lasted less than five minutes, reports GLAAD.
Egypt: Gay foreigners can be banned from entry or deported 38
12:16 PM — An Egyptian court has ruled that gay foreigners can be deported from the country or banned them from entry, in a bid to 'protect public interest and religious and social values'.
Lib Dems pledge to make homophobic chants at football matches a crime 7
11:56 AM — The Liberal Democrats have pledged to bring forward new legislation to tackle homophobia in schools and at football matches.
Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage 2
10:04 AM — Pacific US territory Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage, as an alternative to defending itself against a lawsuit brought by a gay couple.
14th April 2015
Camden Council ‘very concerned’ by closure of historic Black Cap gay pub
4:13 PM — The Leader of Camden Council has said she is "very concerned" than an iconic gay pub has been shut down.
Clare Balding: I’ve spoken too much about being gay 5
3:29 PM — Clare Balding has admitted to feeling 'exhausted' at being constantly asked about her sexuality during interviews.
Gerry Adams: Ireland’s equal marriage vote is ‘bigger than any one party’ 5
2:58 PM — Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has affirmed his support for equal marriage, and called for cross-party consensus on the issue.
Conservatives pledge to pardon historic gay sex offences in manifesto 19
12:32 PM — The Conservative Party has pledged to extend pardons to gay men convicted of historic sex offences.
Russian Siri refuses to talk about gays: ‘I will pretend I didn’t hear that’ 12
11:48 AM — It has emerged that Apple's virtual assistant Siri refuses to discuss homosexuality in Russia.
13th April 2015
Hillary Clinton’s campaign ad gets ’18+’ rating on Russian TV over gay couple 9
6:26 PM — The video announcement of Hillary Clinton's Presidential campaign launch has been issued with an '18+' age rating in Russia.
President of Chile signs civil unions bill into law 5
5:44 PM — The President of Chile has given her approval to a bill that will introduce civil unions for same-sex couples.
‘Same-sex attracted men’ object to equal marriage 57
5:23 PM — Gay men who are married to women have filed a brief with the Supreme Court arguing against same-sex marriage.
Ireland’s former President weighs in on equal marriage 6
5:22 PM — The former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, has weighed in ahead of the country's referendum on same-sex marriage.