15th October 2014
Yorkshire radio fans call for return of transgender breakfast host
4:51 PM — A campaign has been set up to return former Capital FM host Stephanie Hirst to the airwaves, after she came out as transgender.
12th October 2014
Chris Moyles congratulates transgender radio host on coming out 1
1:25 PM — Former Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles has congratulated a local radio presenter who came out on air as transgender yesterday.
29th September 2014
US: Radio host who claimed gays are a crime against nature upset he’s labelled ‘anti-gay’ 15
3:37 PM — A radio host who called homosexuality a "crime against nature" has complained that he has been labelled anti-gay.
14th September 2014
New York: Radio hosts fired for calling trans people ‘nut jobs’ return to airwaves 8
11:41 AM — A pair of radio hosts who were fired for making transphobic comments have been given a new show just four months later.
12th September 2014
New Zealand: Straight men marry eachother for rugby tickets 7
1:34 PM — Two straight men have legally married in exchange for rugby tickets, as part of a radio stunt.
10th September 2014
New Zealand: Radio station condemned for ‘homophobic’ straight same-sex wedding stunt 42
11:52 AM — A New Zealand radio station has been condemned for a stunt in which two straight men will get legally married in exchange for rugby tickets.
8th September 2014
Radio host: Smithsonian is ‘museum of unnatural history’ for displaying Will & Grace props 8
7:18 PM — A radio host has claimed that the Smithsonian has become a museum of "unnatural history" for stocking props from Will & Grace.
31st August 2014
Paul Ross to take time off from radio show following affair revelations 13
4:42 PM — Radio presenter Paul Ross is to take a leave of absence from his BBC London show, after opening up about a year-long affair with another man.
Paul Ross: I cheated on my wife with another man 82
12:07 PM — A British TV host has opened up about having a year-long affair with another man.
27th August 2014
US: Radio hosts “play” ignorant with openly gay rapper Cakes da Killa
5:44 PM — It appears that not all misconceptions of gay life have been dispelled as the openly gay rapper Cakes da Killa appeared on the Hot 97 Morning Show, and was asked not about his music but whether it was “the penis directly that turned him on.”
19th August 2014
Ireland: NUJ backs radio presenter rebuked for supporting same-sex marriage 20
6:12 PM — The National Union of Journalists has condemned the Irish broadcast regulator, for ruling that a radio host was "unbalanced" in his support for same-sex marriage.
15th August 2014
Ireland: Radio host condemned by broadcast regulator for supporting same-sex marriage 16
3:52 PM — A radio show host has been condemned by Ireland's broadcast regulator for voicing his support for same-sex marriage.
7th August 2014
Radio host: Ebola was sent by God to wipe out homosexuals 54
5:55 PM — An American radio host has claimed that Ebola was sent by God to destroy homosexuals.
16th July 2014
US: Peter LaBarbera condemns gender reassignment surgery in on-air transphobic rant 5
2:35 PM — Vocal opponent of LGBT rights, Peter LaBarbera, has extended his attacks against the trans community, calling gender reassignment surgeries “grotesque” and saying that doctors who perform them “need to go to jail”.
11th July 2014
US: Chicago radio station calls Laverne Cox a ‘t****y’ 1
2:11 PM — A Chicago radio station has mocked transgender actress Laverne Cox, referring to her using a transphobic slur.
26th May 2014
US: Axed radio hosts ‘deeply sorry’ for transphobic rant 15
10:53 PM — Two New York radio hosts who were fired after labelling transgender people "nut jobs" have said they "deeply apologise" for the incident.
15th April 2014
US radio host: Advert featuring gay dads is like axe murder 27
8:21 PM — Christian radio host Kevin Swanson has compared 'promoting homosexuality' to murdering people with an axe.
12th April 2014
US: Rhode Island school apologises after guest speaker ‘warns’ kids about homosexuality 10
9:26 PM — The Principal of a Rhode Island school has apologised to parents for inviting a radio host to speak, after he ranted to children about homosexuality.
18th February 2014
Radio hosts behind ‘shocking’ made-up homophobic children’s birthday response suspended 7
12:47 PM — Two US radio hosts who forged a homophobic response to a child's birthday party invitation have been suspended.
6th January 2014
Canada: Radio show cancelled after homophobic comments by host about trial of which he was jury foreman 21
7:35 PM — A Toronto radio station has cancelled the show of one of its presenters after he was involved in making homophobic comments about gay men involved in a criminal trial of which he was the jury foreman.