20th March 2015
Barney Frank: Anti-gay lawmakers in the closet have ‘no right to privacy’ 15
7:34 PM — The first openly gay congressman in US history has lambasted homophobic lawmakers who remain in the closet - and said they should be "exposed".
18th March 2015
Sir Elton John spotted with Dolce & Gabbana bag after calling for boycott 32
2:24 PM — Sir Elton John has been spotted carrying a Dolce & Gabbana bag - just days after he pledged to "never" wear the brand "ever again".
16th March 2015
Equality California endorses Hillary Clinton for President 6
1:47 PM — Equality California has become the first LGBT charity in the US to endorse Hillary Clinton for President, before she has even confirmed her candidacy.
14th March 2015
Lawmaker: Businesses that reject gays should put up ‘no gays allowed’ signs 30
1:34 PM — An Oklahoma lawmaker is attempting to introduce a law that would force businesses intending to discriminate against gays to put up signs declaring the policies.
13th March 2015
Here’s a way for gay men to help save lives, even if you’re banned from giving blood 50
3:57 PM — Young gay men who remain banned from giving blood are still able to save lives.
8th March 2015
Dan Savage defends challenging anti-gay Republican to ‘suck my d**k’ 27
7:33 PM — Dan Savage has defended himself, after challenging a Republican to back up claims that sexuality is a choice by performing a gay sex act.
Glenn Beck: Ben Carson’s Presidential campaign is ‘over’ after gay prison sex comments 11
12:32 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has declared that Ben Carson's hopes of running for President are "over", after he claimed prisons prove being gay is a choice.
7th March 2015
Obama files legal brief calling for equal marriage in all 50 states 12
11:41 AM — Barack Obama's Attorney General has filed a powerful legal brief with the Supreme Court, urging them to strike down all bans on same-sex marriage.
6th March 2015
LGBT domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow secures government funding
8:01 PM — LGBT domestic violence helpline Broken Rainbow has been saved from closure - after fears it could be crippled by a loss of government funding.
Loudly championing LGBT rights could spark a backlash, International Development minister warns 98
7:40 PM — Exclusive. The Junior Minister for International Development has warned against the UK "loudly championing" LGBT rights internationally - as it could spark a backlash.
Comment: What does an asylum seeker have to do to prove their sexuality? 25
1:03 PM — Claire Bennett of NatCen Social Research looks at the ongoing issues that LGBT people face in the asylum system.
4th March 2015
Labour’s Lord Cashman slams Tories for ruling out an LGBT rights envoy 2
4:19 PM — Exclusive: Labour's LGBT rights envoy Lord Cashman has attacked the Tories for ruling out the creation of a similar role.
Conservatives reject proposals to appoint an LGBT rights envoy 12
3:15 PM — Tory minister David Lidington has rejected proposals to follow the United States in appointing a specialised LGBT rights envoy.
Lib Dems most likely to tweet about LGBT issues, UKIP about Top Gear 6
1:57 PM — According to an analytics study, Liberal Democrat supporters are the most likely to post online about LGBT issues.
Home Office claims asylum seeker can’t be a lesbian because she has children 26
12:31 PM — A High Court judge has delayed a decision in the case of a lesbian asylum seeker who is at risk of being deported to Nigeria.
2nd March 2015
London ‘rainbow bus’ slammed over links with Stagecoach founder who backed Section 28 9
12:38 PM — London's new rainbow bus has attracted criticism over its ties to Stagecoach, whose founder Sir Brian Souter led a campaign to keep Section 28.
1st March 2015
Barack Obama pays emotional tribute to departing pro-gay Attorney General 1
6:23 PM — Barack Obama has praised outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder - who was one of the strongest pro-gay voices in his cabinet.
Pioneering gay priest Malcolm Boyd dies aged 91 1
5:57 PM — Malcolm Boyd, a priest and early gay rights pioneer, has died aged 91.
Homosexuals in all areas undermining marriage: UKIP Shipping Forecast returns 4
2:34 PM — A new 'UKIP Shipping Forecast' has been released, mocking some of the party's homophobic candidates.
27th February 2015
Dean of St Paul’s warns Church of England over ‘toxic’ views on gays 18
3:21 PM — The Dean of St Paul's Cathedral has warned the Church of England it is seen as "toxic or oppressive" due to ongoing disagreements about gay people.