24th March 2015
Government awards £2 million to organisations to tackle homophobic bullying 10
3:01 PM — The Government has awarded funding of up to £2 million to "innovative" new projects to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.
23rd March 2015
NI First Minister: Equality Commission shouldn’t spend money suing over anti-gay discrimination 26
6:14 PM — The First Minister of Northern Ireland has criticised the Equality Commission, for spending funds taking a bakery to court over anti-gay discrimination.
Head of anti-gay Catholic group admits equal marriage ‘favourite to win’ in Irish referendum 12
5:51 PM — The founder of an anti-gay Catholic lobbying group has admitted that same-sex marriage is likely to pass an upcoming referendum in Ireland.
Christian street preacher fined over homophobic sermons 79
5:10 PM — A Christian preacher has been convicted of delivering homophobic sermons in the middle of the highstreet
Anti-gay Republican Ted Cruz pledges to ‘uphold the sacrament of marriage’ while launching Presidential bid 19
3:24 PM — Republican Ted Cruz has confirmed his plans to run for President in 2016.
Gay man posts brutal facial injuries after alleged homophobic attack 12
1:01 PM — Devin Norman, a 26 year old from Corinth, Mississippi, has posted images of his horrific facial injuries after an alleged homophobic attack
22nd March 2015
Police investigating homophobic tweets sent to rugby referee Nigel Owens 6
7:55 PM — Police are investigating anti-gay tweets sent to out rugby referee Nigel Owens after a Six Nations match.
Anti-gay Senator Ted Cruz to launch Presidential campaign tomorrow 10
4:41 PM — Anti-gay Republican Ted Cruz is expected to formally launch his Presidential campaign tomorrow.
Priest who entered sham civil partnership reinstated by Catholic Church 25
3:56 PM — A Catholic priest who entered into a sham civil partnership with another man has been allowed to return to work.
University chancellor says sorry for calling for gays to be stoned to death, 35 years later 21
2:50 PM — Bob Jones III, the former president of the evangelical Bob Jones University, has finally apologised for calling for homosexuals to be stoned to death.
Republicans compare discriminating against gays to buying ethically-sourced meat 11
2:09 PM — Two Republican Members of Congress have compared businesses who want to discriminate against gays to a restaurant chain ethically sourcing meat.
Australian rugby star complains over homophobic slurs during match 8
12:11 PM — Rugby union player David Pocock has made a complaint about other players using homophobic slurs during a match.
21st March 2015
Jeb Bush makes no sense when asked about ‘religious freedom’ laws 68
7:30 PM — Rumoured Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has given a confused answer when asked about legislation that would give religious people a "license to discriminate" against gays.
Church warns about gays: ‘Remember Satan was the first to demand equal rights’ 19
11:43 AM — A church in Tennessee has put up a sign appearing to compare LGBT people to Satan.
18th March 2015
Muslims will have to bake Prophet Mohammed cakes after ‘gay cake’ row, Christian Institute claims 172
5:09 PM — A lawyer has implied that if a bakery is prosecuted for refusing to bake a 'support gay marriage' cake, Muslims could be forced to bake images of the Prophet Mohammed.
Will Ferrell film ‘Get Hard’ slammed for gay prison rape gags 17
4:27 PM — A film starring comedian Will Ferrell has been slammed by critics for its jokes about gay sex in prisons.
Texas lawmakers just broke a record they really shouldn’t be proud of 46
12:27 PM — Texas lawmakers appear to have broken a record that they really shouldn't be proud of.
16th March 2015
University of Kent blocks talk from anti-gay preacher who labelled homosexuality ‘a scourge’ 166
6:42 PM — A homophobic imam who claimed that homosexuality is a 'scourge' has reportedly been banned from speaking at the University of Kent.
Texas Republican: We need to keep a defunct sodomy ban because it upholds a ‘moral standard’ 29
2:54 PM — A Texas lawmaker has defended the state keeping a defunct law banning on sodomy on the books - despite being struck down by the Supreme Court.
Facebook cracks down on hate speech in new community guidelines 6
2:16 PM — Facebook has announced a new set of community guidelines, that reaffirms the ban on homophobic and transphobic hate speech on the social network.