17th February 2015
Charity welcomes new Home Office guidance for gay asylum cases 1
2:00 PM — New Home Office guidance for caseworkers dealing with claims from people fleeing homophobic persecution has been welcomed by the head of a leading campaign organisation.
Comment: Women bishops at last – but the Church of England still stands by homophobes 22
11:52 AM — Simon Reader writes on how the Church of England appears unable to detach itself from homophobic figures.
16th February 2015
Groups launch LGBT hate crime partnership 3
2:07 PM — 31 LGBT organisations from across England and Wales are coming to together to tackle hate crime.
9th February 2015
TV preacher: Teens look at gay magazines because they were molested 43
7:13 PM — A TV preacher has claimed that teenagers look at gay magazines because they have been molested by gay people.
7th February 2015
Slovakia voting in referendum to ban same-sex marriage and adoption 20
2:27 PM — Slovakia is going to the polls today on measures that would reinforce bans on same-sex adoption and same-sex marriage.
6th February 2015
Two charged in vicious homophobic beating
5:28 PM — Two men have been charged following a violent homophobic attack which took place in South West London last year.
4th February 2015
Churches refuse funeral for gay man, hand his husband anti-gay leaflets 22
12:06 PM — A man in Arkansas who is organising his husband's funeral has been turned away from churches and other venues.
Daily Mail objects to Labour plans to combat homophobia 211
11:28 AM — The Daily Mail has responded to Labour's plans for compulsory LGBT sex education with the headline "Sex lessons at 5 under Labour".
3rd February 2015
Gloria De Piero: Homophobic bullying can scar for life 12
7:40 PM — On the Labour Party's new new campaign to clamp down on homophobic bullying, Gloria De Piero has said homophobic bullying can "leave a scar that remains throughout a person's life".
25th January 2015
Student athletes tackle homophobia with ‘You Don’t Say’ campaign 7
3:01 PM — Student athletes at Duke University are taking part in a powerful campaign to challenge homophobia, transphobia, and other prejudice.
22nd January 2015
Lithuanian MP slammed for saying gay group would face Charlie Hebdo style massacre 26
6:33 PM — Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have condemned comments by a Lithuanian MP who warned a gay group that they may face a massacre similar to events which recently took place at the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris.
US: Homophobic racist attack in West Hollywood 5
2:11 PM — A gay man was subjected to a racist and homophobic attack on Martin Luther King Day.
21st January 2015
France: Twitter users fined for hashtags saying gay people should be burned 9
6:10 PM — For the first time a French court fined several Twitter users for using hashtags which called for gay people to be killed.
Christian school placed in special measures after failure to tackle homophobia 15
11:51 AM — A Christian school has been placed in special measures - after the principal complained that Ofsted inspectors asked children "inappropriate" questions about sexuality.
18th January 2015
Precious director: Homophobia is ‘rampant’ among African-Americans 28
4:23 PM — The director of Oscar-winning film Precious has attacked homophobia running "rampant" in the black community.
Comment: Yes, there is homophobia at Eton 30
2:42 PM — Former Eton College student Jamie Jackson writes an open letter to children's author Piers Torday, after he made claims about low levels of homophobia at the famous school.
13th January 2015
Gambia president says gays will doom the world 58
4:13 PM — Gambian president Yahya Jammeh has once again spoken out against gay people.
Tesco manager to meet with lesbians who were told ‘gay people shouldn’t have babies’ 33
3:46 PM — The store manager of a branch of Tesco has offered to meet with a lesbian couple who were told by a staff member that "gay people shouldn't have babies".
Former ‘ex-gay’ comes out as gay 45
10:45 AM — Randy Thomas, who once worked for Exodus International, has revealed that he is gay.
11th January 2015
‘God Hates Fags’ church targets gay Christian singer, but her response is amazing 50
5:18 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has protested a Christian conference, over the performance of openly gay singer Vicky Beeching.