10th May 2015
Columnist complains that LGBTIQ ‘sounds like a Countdown Conundrum’ 23
2:01 PM — A columnist for the Sunday People has complained at the growing acronym LGBTIQ - "because it sounds like a Countdown Conundrum"
1st May 2015
Green leader Natalie Bennett defends being ‘open’ to three-way marriages 34
7:21 PM — Natalie Bennett has defended her stance, after telling PinkNews that she is "open" to the concept of three-way marriages and civil partnerships.
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.
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.
14th April 2015
Green Party manifesto outlines commitments to LGBT rights 6
2:04 PM — The Green Party has outlined a number of equality measures in its manifesto - including pension equality for gay couples, mandatory sex and relationship eduction, and stronger legislation against hate crime.
11th April 2015
Natalie Bennett: My first experience of gay people was playing cricket with lesbians 3
4:28 PM — Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has said that her first experience with LGBT issues was playing cricket with lesbians.
18th March 2015
Tune in here to watch the PinkNews Debate with Evan Davis
7:42 PM — Tune in here to watch the PinkNews Election Debate 2015 with Evan Davis.
27th January 2015
Green Party leader ‘disappointed’ by candidate’s comments about trans people 29
5:49 PM — Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has apologised, after Green candidate Rupert Read made controversial comments about transgender women.
23rd January 2015
Green Party LGBTIQ group condemns candidate after transgender row 93
12:52 PM — The Green Party's LGBTIQ group has spoken out against one of the party's candidates, after he made a number of controversial comments about trans people.
13th December 2014
Transgender Green candidate: There’s a woeful lack of trans politicians 23
6:50 PM — A transgender parliamentary candidate for the Green Party has spoken about the challenges of running for office.
12th December 2014
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon to serve as witness for Scotland’s first same-sex wedding 3
11:57 AM — Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has been invited to serve as a witness for one of the country's first same-sex weddings.
26th November 2014
Lesbian MEP presents the Pope with rainbow scarf 5
12:45 PM — The Vice President of the European Parliament has presented the Pope with a rainbow scarf.
25th October 2014
Bill to make sex education statuatory postponed until February 3
7:44 PM — A debate of a bill which would make Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) Education a statutory requirement for schools has been postponed until February.
14th July 2014
Belgium: First transgender parliamentarian appointed to Senate 3
4:38 PM — Professor Petra De Sutter has become Belgium’s first transgender Member of Parliament, making her the second serving transgender MP in Europe, following the country’s recent elections.
11th July 2014
Austria: No charges against man who sprayed acid at lesbian MEP at Pride parade 11
3:00 PM — A man who sprayed acid over an Austrian Green MP at a Pride parade will not face charges.
16th June 2014
Austria: Gay MEP attacked with acid at Vienna pride parade 12
2:51 PM — Austria's first openly gay MEP has been attacked with acid during Vienna's pride parade.
29th May 2014
Green Party: It’s a great shame so many MEPs didn’t sign an LGBT rights pledge 9
1:44 PM — Green Party MEP Keith Taylor has become the latest politician to criticise UKIP and the Tories for refusing to sign ILGA-Europe’s pledge on LGBT rights.
17th May 2014
Comment: The Green Party will continue to fight against homophobia and transphobia 19
4:29 PM — Writing for PinkNews on IDAHOT, Green Party leader Natalie Bennett says there’s still many ongoing issues when it comes to LGBT equality.
14th May 2014
Green Party: EU membership should be on condition of protecting LGBT rights 8
3:10 PM — Any country seeking to join the European Union must safeguard the rights of its LGBT citizens, says Green Party MEP Keith Taylor.
28th April 2014
Brighton councillor: I was called a ‘fascist’ and ‘bigot’ for opposing equal marriage 37
6:12 PM — An independent councillor in Brighton who protested over equal marriage and was then expelled from the Green Party has torn into her former colleagues.