15th April 2015
Most gay characters get barely any screen time in Hollywood films 13
2:56 PM — The majority of LGBT depictions in Hollywood film this year lasted less than five minutes, reports GLAAD.
Lib Dems pledge to make homophobic chants at football matches a crime 7
11:56 AM — The Liberal Democrats have pledged to bring forward new legislation to tackle homophobia in schools and at football matches.
14th April 2015
Camden Council ‘very concerned’ by closure of historic Black Cap gay pub
4:13 PM — The Leader of Camden Council has said she is "very concerned" than an iconic gay pub has been shut down.
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.
Conservatives pledge to pardon historic gay sex offences in manifesto 19
12:32 PM — The Conservative Party has pledged to extend pardons to gay men convicted of historic sex offences.
13th April 2015
Hillary Clinton invited to the wedding of gay couple featured in her ad 6
2:45 PM — A gay couple featured in Hillary Clinton's recently released campaign video have invited the 2016 Presidential hopeful to their upcoming wedding.
12th April 2015
Hillary Clinton launches Presidential campaign with video featuring gay couple 33
8:16 PM — Hillary Clinton has formally announced her plans to run for President of the United States again in 2016.
UKIP just opened an office next to a gay sauna and a Polish supermarket 19
7:05 PM — The UK Independence Party might be getting used to unconventional neighbours - after opening an office between a Polish supermarket and a gay sauna.
Someone has actually made an opera based on Grindr
4:44 PM — An opera based on hook-up app Grindr could soon be heading to a theatre near you.
11th April 2015
Will this be the UK’s first same-sex royal wedding? 40
5:38 PM — Channel 4 has predicted that the UK will see a royal same-sex couple tie the knot before the year 2120.
UKIP’s Patricia Culligan ‘sorry’ for questioning cost of HIV drugs for Lib Dem candidates 9
12:29 PM — Another of UKIP's Prospective Parliamentary Candidates has been forced to apologise - after questioning the cost of NHS treatment for Lib Dem candidates living with HIV.
8th April 2015
Obama’s Executive Order outlawing workplace discriminiaton comes into effect 3
7:57 PM — An Executive Order signed by President Barack Obama that outlaws anti-LGBT discrimination among federal contractors has come into effect.
Study: Gay and lesbian jobseekers are less likely to be successful 24
3:53 PM — A study has found that jobseekers are less likely to get an interview if their CVs indicate that they are gay.
City votes to abolish laws protecting LGBT people from discrimination 19
2:24 PM — The city of Springfield, Missouri has voted to repeal a law that protects LGBT people from discrimination.
7th April 2015
First out congressman Barney Frank advises atheist politicians to stay in the closet 22
1:39 PM — The first openly gay Member of Congress, Barney Frank, has advised politicians to remain in the closet about their atheism.
5th April 2015
Teachers’ union calls for compulsory education about same-sex relationships 15
7:47 PM — The UK's largest teachers' union has called on the next government to make it compulsory to teach about same-sex relationships.
Frank Lampard: I would love to see a gay footballer come out 12
3:47 PM — Frank Lampard has said he would love to see an openly gay Premiership footballer.
2nd April 2015
Gay artist fined for writing ‘love’ on pavement in chalk, but he has the last laugh 9
8:01 PM — A gay artist in Belfast has been hit with a £60 fine after protesting for same-sex marriage by chalking the word 'love' on pavements - but he had the last laugh.
Feature: What do LGBT people in Indiana think of ‘Boycott Indiana’? 13
7:03 PM — After calls to boycott Indiana over the state's 'religious freedom' law, Skylar Baker-Jordan looks at what LGBT people in the state actually think.
Son of Arkansas governor: I’m happy my dad’s not signing ‘religious freedom’ bill 9
5:37 PM — The son of the Governor of Arkansas has praised his father for taking his advice and refusing to sign a bill to allow businesses to refuse to serve gay people.