21st April 2015
Gays will cause 900,000 abortions if they marry, lawyer claims 83
6:38 PM — US lawyer, Gene Schaerr, who failed to defend Utah’s ban on same-sex marriages last year, recently warned that gay weddings would be to blame for 900,000 abortions.
20th April 2015
Bryan Cranston calls to ‘end this silliness’ over same-sex marriage bans 4
5:49 PM — Breaking Bad actor Bryan Cranston says he is a big supporter of gay rights.
Marco Rubio: Being gay is not a choice 9
4:58 PM — Presidential candidate Marco Rubio has said he doesn't believe being gay is a choice, but still doesn't believe in same-sex marriage.
Mexico: Court rules same-sex marriage bans ‘discriminatory’ 6
1:04 PM — Mexico's highest court has called bans on same-sex marriage 'totally unjustified'.
Conservative candidate hits out at anti-gay ‘bigots’ 9
11:45 AM — Totnes candidate Sarah Wollaston is the latest to be targeted by Coalition for Marriage's leaflets.
Irish writer: Gays should not have sex before marriage. And should not get married 90
10:09 AM — Breda O'Brien says gay people who want to live a Christian way of life should abstain from sex.
19th April 2015
Anti-gay marriage Governor Scott Walker: I’ve been to a same-sex wedding 11
2:58 PM — Despite opposing same-sex marriage, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has announced that he has actually attended the wedding of a gay couple.
Lesbian couple marries in Japan amid calls for legal recognition for same-sex marriage 6
1:59 PM — A lesbian couple has married in Japan, despite that the country does not currently recognise same-sex marriages.
18th April 2015
This amazing video for equal marriage in Ireland might bring a tear to your eye… 15
11:42 AM — A new video advocating for LGBT Irish people to "bring your family with you" to vote for same-sex marriage next month is pretty emotional.
17th April 2015
Malawi’s new anti-LGBT law comes into effect 4
5:16 PM — The 'Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Law' came into effect today, and will impact LGBT Malawians.
Irish Catholic Church threatens to remove priests from civil marriage 34
11:46 AM — If same-sex marriage is passed in the Republic of Ireland, the Catholic Church has threatened to stop performing legal marriages.
16th April 2015
Ed Miliband wants to be a ‘happy warrior’ for LGBT rights 4
6:47 PM — Labour leader Ed Miliband has vowed to be a "warrior" for equality and social justice for gay people if elected.
Lib Dem spoof site claims a Tory-UKIP coalition would abolish equal marriage 3
2:41 PM — The Liberal Democrats have claimed on an official parody website that equal marriage could be abolished, if the Conservatives go into coalition with UKIP and the Northern Irish DUP.
Marco Rubio would attend a same-sex wedding even though he’s against them 2
2:13 PM — The presidential candidate said he would go to the same-sex wedding of a family member if he was asked.
Hillary Clinton: Supreme Court must rule same-sex marriage is a constitutional right 11
6:50 AM — Following years of evolution on the matter of same-sex marriage, Hillary Clinton now calls on the US Supreme Court to rule that equality in marriage is a constitutional right.
15th April 2015
Julie Bindel on same-sex marriage: Abolish it all and replace with civil partnerships 139
5:34 PM — Guardian columnist Julie Bindel has claimed that all marriage should be abolished and replaced with civil partnerships.
Pro-equality Dublin murals defaced ahead of same-sex marriage vote 1
4:16 PM — A mural in Dublin encouraging people to vote for same-sex marriage has been vandalised.
Bermuda law means no same-sex wedding on P&O ship 17
12:55 PM — Loyal P&O customers told they can't have their wedding on board, because they are gay.
Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage 2
10:04 AM — Pacific US territory Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage, as an alternative to defending itself against a lawsuit brought by a gay couple.
14th April 2015
Clare Balding: I’ve spoken too much about being gay 5
3:29 PM — Clare Balding has admitted to feeling 'exhausted' at being constantly asked about her sexuality during interviews.