13th April 2015
Photographer ‘planned’ photo of Obama firing a rainbow in Jamaica 1
6:59 PM — White House photographer Pete Souza has spoken about snapping a poignant photo of Barack Obama in front of a rainbow in Jamaica, where homosexuality is illegal.
8th April 2015
Robert Mugabe probably isn’t too happy about this photo 16
5:15 PM — A photo has been taken of Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe - in which he appears to be wearing a wig and earrings.
22nd February 2015
Sam Smith silences weight critics with childhood photo 5
7:02 PM — Sam Smith has shared a photo of himself as a child, in response to critics of his weight.
12th February 2015
‘Revenge porn’ to become illegal under new law for England and Wales 12
5:56 PM — Posting 'revenge porn' images online became a specific criminal offence in England and Wales today.
30th January 2015
Court says gay students kissing each other is ‘eccentric behaviour’ 48
6:30 PM — A court in Lithuania has told gay students who received a barrage of violent threats after they posted a photo of them kissing that they should have "anticipated" that they would be abused by posting such an act.
3rd December 2014
The story behind this powerful picture 13
5:09 PM — Olan Harrington, a student at the University College Cork, opens up about his experiences for the Humans of Homophobia poster campaign, which has gone viral on social media.
6th October 2014
Gillian Anderson: I owed it to my late lesbian lover not to hide our relationship 17
8:41 AM — Years after speaking out about having a relationship with a woman who later died of a brain tumour, actress Gillian Anderson has said she thought she owed it to her to not keep their relationship a secret.
2nd September 2014
Perez Hilton ‘truly sorry’ for publishing naked pictures of Jennifer Lawrence 29
2:18 PM — Gossip blogger Perez Hilton has apologised after posting naked pictures of Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence on his website.
22nd August 2014
Miss Spain winner comes out as gay 2
1:30 PM — The winner of Miss Spain 2013 has revealed that she is gay.
6th August 2014
Toronto photographer documents his transition in a portrait series 7
10:47 PM — Photographer Wynne Neilly has released a self-portrait project entitled “Female to 'Male'” which documents his transition.
7th July 2014
Anti-gay group accidentally uses photo from photographer who takes adorable gay pictures 7
2:23 PM — The anti-gay group NOM attempted to celebrate the 'sanctity of marriage' with a picture from a photographer who takes adorable photos of gay couples.
US: Trans women told to remove ‘wigs and makeup’ for driver’s license photo 15
1:33 PM — Two West Virginia trans women were ordered to remove their wigs, makeup and jewellery in order to take photos for their driver's licenses.
2nd July 2014
Instagram apologises for removing ‘inappropriate’ picture of men kissing on their wedding day 6
11:28 AM — Photo sharing site Instagram has apologised for removing a picture of two men kissing on their wedding day, after it was flagged as "inappropriate".
28th June 2014
In Photos: Pride in London parade 2014 9
2:58 PM — London's Pride parade is in full swing, drawing crowds despite heavy rain. Take a look at some photos from the event.
19th June 2014
US: Legal battle over use of gay kiss photo ends in settlement 3
6:27 PM — A legal battle over the allegedly illegal use of a photograph of a gay couple kissing by has been settled out of court two years after it began.
16th June 2014
US: Gender non-conforming teen forced to ‘look like a boy’ for driver’s license photo 20
2:27 PM — A gender non-conforming teen applying for their driver's license was forced to "look more like a boy" for their license photo.
21st May 2014
Facebook admits ‘mistake’ in suspending user for lesbian kiss photo 8
11:34 AM — Amid a controversy after an Italian user was blocked for uploading a photo of a lesbian kiss, Facebook has admitted it made a "mistake".
2nd April 2014
Judge issues split decision in lawsuit over unauthorised use of gay engagement photo 2
3:02 PM — A judge has issued a split decision in a lawsuit filed by a gay couple whose engagement photograph was used without their permission by an anti-gay campaign.
9th January 2014
Privacy groups fear ‘serious threat’ from facial recognition app which could out gay subjects 12
4:21 PM — Privacy groups have expressed concern at a new facial recognition app as it could lead to LGBT subjects having information from multiple platforms linked against their wishes.
18th December 2013
Facebook deletes viral photo of gay Sikh man kissing a man 11
3:06 PM — A photograph posted by a gay Sikh man of himself kissing a man has gone viral but not before it was "mistakenly" deleted by Facebook for violating the terms of service.