16th June 2014
US: Rick Perry distances himself from ‘homosexuality is like alcoholism’ comparison 7
3:17 PM — Rick Perry has backed away from his comparison between homosexuality and alcoholism, admitting he got "deflected" onto a "contentious issue".
UK: Charges against preacher arrested for ‘homophobic remarks’ dropped 21
1:35 PM — A preacher who was arrested in Dundee for making homophobic remarks has had the case against him dropped.
15th June 2014
Family Research Council: Homosexual attraction is not a choice 64
7:20 PM — The head of the Family Research Council has admitted that "in the vast majority of cases" homosexual attraction is not a choice.
Republican ‘Ex-gay’ activist: I replaced my homosexual feelings with food 172
6:50 PM — The activist responsible for an endorsement of 'ex-gay' therapy in the Texas Republican state platform says he replaced his homosexual feelings with food.
US: San Francisco Archbishop urged not to attend anti-gay event 16
3:07 PM — The Archbishop of San Francisco has been urged to cancel his plans to attend a National Organisation for Marriage event next week.
Singapore: Government condemns Goldman Sachs for holding LGBT dinner 84
2:28 PM — A Singapore government minister has condemned Goldman Sachs for holding an LGBT networking event in the country.
Video: Adorable film tribute to adoptive gay dads 7
2:03 PM — A filmmaker has made a moving tribute video to gay adoptive parents for Father's Day.
UK: Royal College of Nursing warns older HIV patients are ‘failed by the system’ 1
12:28 PM — The Royal College of Nursing has warned that older patients require greater help to overcome the stigma of HIV.
13 Amazing Fathers’ Day cards for gay dads 4
12:17 PM — It's not easy to pick a card when you have one dad, let alone when you have two! Have a look at some of the most adorable cards for people with two dads.
Obama: My administration supports all fathers, gay or straight 1
11:11 AM — Barack Obama has paid tribute to gay fathers, during his annual Father's Day proclamation.
14th June 2014
Video: Insurance company marks Pride with beautiful animated gay love story 15
6:08 PM — American insurance company Allstate has released an animated short film featuring a gay love story, to commemorate Pride month.
US: Police officer kisses boyfriend in front of Westboro Baptist Church protest 10
5:09 PM — A police officer has been derided by the Westboro Baptist Church, after sharing a kiss with his boyfriend in front of their protest.
Rick Santorum: Homosexual behaviour is a choice 66
4:44 PM — Republican Rick Santorum has claimed that homosexual behaviour is a choice.
Video: Ricky Martin changes lyrics from ‘she’ to ‘he’ during Morocco concert 15
4:24 PM — Ricky Martin flipped the pronouns in a song while performing in Morocco, singing about a gay lover despite homosexuality being criminalised.
US: Teenager arrested over violent attack at Detroit pride event 2
3:52 PM — Police have made an arrest in connection with a brutal assault at a pride parade in Detroit.
Stacey Dash: It’s propaganda to say Republicans oppose equal marriage 20
1:50 PM — Actress and Fox News pundit Stacey Dash has claimed it's "propaganda" to say that Republicans are opposed to equal marriage.
Chris Christie: Texas Governor was wrong to compare homosexuality to alcoholism 4
12:51 PM — Republican Chris Christie has rebuked Texas governor Rick Perry, for comparing homosexuality to alcoholism.
Video game series Harvest Moon could introduce same-sex marriage 3
12:29 PM — The creators of farm simulator Harvest Moon are 'looking into' adding same-sex marriage in a future installation.
Equality campaigners recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours List 13
11:56 AM — Several LGBT equality campaigners have been recognised in today's Queen's Birthday Honours List.
13th June 2014
Michael Sam signs 4-year contract with St Louis Rams 7
7:20 PM — Openly gay NFL player Michael Sam has signed a four-year contract with the St Louis Rams.