24th September 2014
US: Black pastors’ coalition to file 80 legal briefs opposing same-sex marriage 13
6:29 PM — A coalition of black pastors plans to file 80 legal briefs in same-sex marriage lawsuits across the US.
Nicola Sturgeon launches bid for SNP leadership 37
5:20 PM — Nicola Sturgeon MSP has announced that she will run for to become the leader of the Scottish National Party.
‘Girls’ creator Lena Dunham producing transgender documentary
3:47 PM — Girls creator Lena Dunham has announced she is working on a documentary series about a suit-maker that caters to the transgender community.
US: Democrat Mike Michaud on course to become first out governor 6
2:24 PM — Democratic congressman Mike Michaud could be on course to become the first out governor in the history of the United States.
Northern Ireland: Health minister who claimed gay couples shouldn’t adopt children sacked in reshuffle 9
1:16 PM — Northern Irish health minister Edwin Poots, who was branded a "disgrace" after he refused to lift the country's blanket ban on gay men donating blood, has been sacked in a reshuffle.
Scottish Catholic Education Service: Teachers should have freedom to teach about ‘traditional marriage’ 22
11:57 AM — The Scottish Catholic Education Service has called for teachers to be free to teach their pupils that "marriage is uniquely a relationship between a man and a woman".
Leaflets comparing gays to paedophiles now delivered in Lincoln 22
11:29 AM — Leaflets claiming that homosexuality is "not natural" and a "rebellion against nature" have been delivered in Lincoln.
Australia: Gay asylum seekers relocated to Papua New Guinea, where it is illegal to be gay 10
10:57 AM — Gay asylum seekers who had originally tried to seek refuge in Australia, may be relocated to Papua New Guinea, where homosexuality is illegal.
23rd September 2014
This is one of the most amazing coming out speeches by a senator ever! 3
7:01 PM — Pennsylvania State Senator Jim Ferlo has come out as gay in true style.
22nd September 2014
Barack Obama: LGBT sexual assault victims can feel more isolated 4
7:48 PM — Barack Obama has spoken about sexual assault within the LGBT community.
Stephen Gilbert MP rips into ‘gays will destroy society’ columnist 30
7:08 PM — Out Lib Dem MP Stephen Gilbert has rebuked a Devon newspaper columnist who claimed gays will cause the collapse of civilisation.
US: Second Supreme Court justice performs same-sex wedding 4
5:16 PM — A second Supreme Court justice has performed a same-sex wedding.
Devon MP Sir Nick Harvey condemns ‘gays will destroy society’ columnist 16
4:37 PM — Lib Dem MP Sir Nick Harvey has condemned an "offensive" article which claimed gays will cause the collapse of civilisation.
Health charity: HPV vaccine should be offered to gay men in gyms 6
4:07 PM — The Royal Society for Public Health has called for the HPV vaccine to be made available to men who have sex with men in gyms - in exchange for free gym membership.
Canada: Vancouver LGBT activist Jim Deva dies in freak accident 9
2:27 PM — A Vancouver activist who won a court challenge over his right to sell LGBT-themed books has died in a freak accident.
Devon newspaper: Gays will cause the collapse of civilisation 162
1:00 PM — A Devon newspaper columnist has claimed that the overturning a "well founded" taboo on homosexuality will cause the collapse of civilisation.
Gangs using sham same-sex marriages to dodge immigration laws 11
12:45 PM — Gangs are holding sham same-sex marriages in order to dodge immigration laws.
One Direction singer Liam Payne: Saying I’m not gay doesn’t make me a homophobe 26
11:40 AM — One Direction singer Liam Payne has said that he is "not a homophobe" for denying rumours about his sexuality.
21st September 2014
Grindr can predict elections, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 1
6:41 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Watch: US inaugural poet pens stunning tribute to marriage equality 3
5:14 PM — The US inaugural poet has penned a special work in tribute to same-sex marriage.