28th February 2015
Jeb Bush reaffirms opposition to same-sex marriage 11
1:00 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has reaffirmed his opposition to same-sex marriage - after claims he would soften his approach.
22nd February 2015
Former SNL comedian: Obama is an Islamic jihadist who supports gay marriage 37
4:04 PM — Former Saturday Night Live actress-turned Tea Party activist Victoria Jackson has claimed that Barack Obama is an "Islamic jihadist" who supports same-sex marriage.
21st February 2015
US: Republican Jeb Bush hires gay communications director 8
12:12 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential nominee Jeb Bush has hired an openly gay senior adviser.
11th February 2015
Barack Obama: I didn’t lie about opposing same-sex marriage 8
7:56 PM — Barack Obama has denied claims that he mislead people into believing he opposed same-sex marriage.
8th February 2015
Former Republican: Same-sex marriage will lead to the dissolution of the US 32
4:41 PM — Right-wing pundit Alan Keyes has claimed that same-sex marriage will lead to the break-up of the United States.
1st February 2015
Poland: Transgender politician to run for President 15
12:46 PM — Poland's first openly transgender lawmaker reportedly plans to run for President.
30th January 2015
US: Mitt Romney rules out run for President 3
4:09 PM — Mitt Romney has announced that he will not run for President again in 2016.
28th January 2015
Gay couple buy JebBushForPresident.com, and won’t give it up 8
5:37 PM — A gay couple have bought the domain JebBushForPresident.com, and have said they will not give it up, as they intend to use it to launch a site to inform the public about issues faced by LGBT people.
25th January 2015
US: Sarah Palin ‘seriously interested’ in running for President 82
1:57 PM — Sarah Palin has said that she is "seriously interested" in running for President in 2016.
5th January 2015
Jeb Bush: Same-sex marriage should be up to states to decide 18
12:20 PM — Republican Jeb Bush has claimed that same-sex marriage should be left to states to decide.
4th January 2015
US: Mike Huckabee quits Fox News ahead of rumoured Presidential run 10
4:50 PM — Republican Mike Huckabee - who once blamed a school massacre on gay people - has stepped away from his show on Fox News, ahead of a rumoured run for President.
24th December 2014
US: Gambia stripped of special trade status over anti-gay law 19
3:10 PM — The US has stripped Gambia of its special trade status, after the country introduced an anti-gay law.
12th December 2014
French Closer magazine ‘outs’ deputy leader of far-right Front National 62
4:12 PM — The French edition of Closer magazine has come under fire after it printed photos 'outing' the deputy leader of France's Front National.
10th December 2014
Vladimir Putin ‘runner up’ for TIME’s Person of the Year 10
4:38 PM — Russian President Vladimir Putin has been named the runner up for TIME's Person of the Year award.
5th December 2014
US: Gay rights pioneer pleads not guilty to sex abuse charge 2
12:40 PM — An influential gay rights activist has pleaded not guilty to charges of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy.
1st December 2014
Obama: No one should be left behind in the fight against AIDS
11:35 AM — In a statement on World AIDS Day, US President Barack Obama has called for renewed action against HIV.
29th November 2014
France: Former President who wants to repeal same-sex marriage elected as opposition leader 11
9:55 PM — Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, who wants to repeal same-sex marriage, has been elected to lead the main opposition party.
24th November 2014
US: Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel resigns 1
6:04 PM — US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel, who has pushed forward equal benefits for gay people serving in the military, has announced his resignation.
19th November 2014
France: Former President Sarkozy condemned by key allies for call to scrap equal marriage 18
5:09 PM — Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been condemned by a number of his political allies, after he called for same-sex marriage to be repealed.
16th November 2014
US: Barack Obama appoints new LGBT Liaison
6:06 PM — Barack Obama has appointed a Democratic activist to the role of LGBT Liaison within the White House.