6th May 2015
Cuba to hold mass wedding to push for legal recognition of same-sex marriage 3
8:30 AM — LGBT rights activists in Cuba are planning a mass wedding this weekend, with a view to pushing for legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
5th May 2015
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Labour canvassers ‘outing me to religious voters’ 59
8:34 PM — Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer has alleged that Labour canvassers have been telling Orthodox Jewish voters that he is gay - in a bid to stop them from voting for him.
Walmart refused to make ‘gay’ prom cake for viral couple 5
5:18 PM — Walmart has apologised - after refusing to make a cake with the word 'gay' on for two best friends attending prom.
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.
Gay hotel owner claims gays are ‘cheap and entitled’ after hosting anti-gay politician 19
4:27 PM — NYC Hotelier Ian Reisner has responded to his controversial meeting with homophobic Sen. Ted Cruz last week by labelling gay men as 'entitled' and 'cheap'.
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.
‘It’s Erection Day!’ declares Conservative leaflet 17
1:10 PM — A Conservative candidate nearly released a leaflet that declares Thursday 'Erection Day'.
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.
Ben Carson who joked about poisoning gay wedding cakes to run for US President 11
5:17 PM — Ben Carson, who previously insisted that being gay is a choice, and who joked about poisoning gay wedding cakes has announced his presidential bid.
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.
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
Plans to redevelop Soho’s historic Yard Bar have been scrapped 4
8:08 PM — Campaigners who aim to protect Soho's night-life are celebrating, after a planning application to build flats above the site of a historic gay pub were rejected.
Russian MP thinks Apple’s free U2 album was ‘gay propaganda’ 21
6:54 PM — A Russian politician has claimed that Apple's decision to give iTunes users a free U2 album was a ploy to make people turn gay.
Green Party wants every teacher to be trained to teach LGBTIQ issues 5
6:09 PM — The Green Party wants every teacher in the country to be trained to teach about LGBTIQ issues, the party has revealed in a manifesto today.
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.
Woman banned from Airbnb after throwing gay couple out her home 36
3:49 PM — A woman has been banned from letting out her home via accommodation website Airbnb, after she threw out a gay couple.
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.
Watch: NI First Minister Peter Robinson makes homophobic comments on TV 59
1:07 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has defended a DUP councillor who has called for homosexuality to be made illegal.
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.