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  • 28th December 2011

    The top international LGBT stories of 2011 4

    2011 saw important decisions taken by states and international organisations (Photo: Steve Cadman)

    11:17 AM — This year saw real change around the world when it came to LGBT rights. Many political milestones were reached, but as some countries progressed, other states faced international criticism for attempts to restrict their citizens' rights.

  • 4th November 2011

    Melanie Phillips voted Stonewall’s ‘Bigot of the Year’ 94

    The awards ceremony was held at London's V&A Museum

    10:17 AM — Daily Mail writer won the award for going out of her way to harm LGBT people, in the sixth annual ceremony celebrating gay achievements in public life.

  • 15th September 2011

    Belgian ex-footballer turns gay porn star 39

    Jonathan de Falco's screen name is Stany Falcone

    5:38 PM — A Belgian former professional footballer has become a gay porn actor. Jonathan de Falco, formerly of Racing Mechelen and Oud-Heverlee Leuven, says he always felt attracted to men but his sexuality was never public.

  • 1st February 2011

    Support for Football V Homophobia Day 11

    Football's anti-homophobia campaign received support (Photo: Stephen Depolo)

    5:21 PM — The Justin Campaign's Football V Homophobia Day has received support from football's equality body Kick It Out and the FA. The annual day, in February, is now in its second year and encourages teams at all levels to tackle homophobia.

  • 23rd February 2010

    Justin Fashanu’s niece supports anti-homophobia campaign 9

    Justin Fashanu's niece Amal is supporting the campaign in his memory

    4:39 PM — The niece of the late footballer Justin Fashanu is supporting a campaign in his memory to kick homophobia out of the sport.

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