24th April 2015
Council orders removal of Dublin ‘gay’ mural ahead of equal marriage vote 11
12:26 PM — Dublin City Council have ordered the removal of a giant mural featuring a same-sex couple - ahead of Ireland's vote on same-sex marriage.
This incredible plea for equal marriage in Ireland will move you 3
8:49 AM — A YouTuber has released a powerful video encouraging Ireland to 'make history' and vote yes to Marriage Equality.
23rd April 2015
Oldest medical journal in the US just pushed the Supreme Court to back same-sex marriage 2
11:38 AM — The oldest medical in America has just backed same-sex marriage, and urged the Supreme Court to do the same.
22nd April 2015
Guardian claims Tory Chair Grant Shapps edited Wikipedia to smear rivals over same-sex marriage 11
1:55 PM — Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps has been accused by the Guardian of making edits to Wikipedia articles about his own colleagues, to point out they didn't vote for same-sex marriage.
Presbyterian Church opposes same-sex marriage in Ireland 21
10:44 AM — The Presbyterian Church in Ireland has joined other religious groups in speaking out against same-sex marriage.
20th April 2015
Bryan Cranston calls to ‘end this silliness’ over same-sex marriage bans 4
5:49 PM — Breaking Bad actor Bryan Cranston says he is a big supporter of gay rights.
Marco Rubio: Being gay is not a choice 9
4:58 PM — Presidential candidate Marco Rubio has said he doesn't believe being gay is a choice, but still doesn't believe in same-sex marriage.
Mexico: Court rules same-sex marriage bans ‘discriminatory’ 6
1:04 PM — Mexico's highest court has called bans on same-sex marriage 'totally unjustified'.
Conservative candidate hits out at anti-gay ‘bigots’ 9
11:45 AM — Totnes candidate Sarah Wollaston is the latest to be targeted by Coalition for Marriage's leaflets.
Irish writer: Gays should not have sex before marriage. And should not get married 90
10:09 AM — Breda O'Brien says gay people who want to live a Christian way of life should abstain from sex.
19th April 2015
Anti-gay marriage Governor Scott Walker: I’ve been to a same-sex wedding 11
2:58 PM — Despite opposing same-sex marriage, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has announced that he has actually attended the wedding of a gay couple.
Lesbian couple marries in Japan amid calls for legal recognition for same-sex marriage 6
1:59 PM — A lesbian couple has married in Japan, despite that the country does not currently recognise same-sex marriages.
18th April 2015
This amazing video for equal marriage in Ireland might bring a tear to your eye… 15
11:42 AM — A new video advocating for LGBT Irish people to "bring your family with you" to vote for same-sex marriage next month is pretty emotional.
17th April 2015
Malawi’s new anti-LGBT law comes into effect 4
5:16 PM — The 'Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Law' came into effect today, and will impact LGBT Malawians.
Irish Catholic Church threatens to remove priests from civil marriage 34
11:46 AM — If same-sex marriage is passed in the Republic of Ireland, the Catholic Church has threatened to stop performing legal marriages.
16th April 2015
Ed Miliband wants to be a ‘happy warrior’ for LGBT rights 4
6:47 PM — Labour leader Ed Miliband has vowed to be a "warrior" for equality and social justice for gay people if elected.
Lib Dem spoof site claims a Tory-UKIP coalition would abolish equal marriage 3
2:41 PM — The Liberal Democrats have claimed on an official parody website that equal marriage could be abolished, if the Conservatives go into coalition with UKIP and the Northern Irish DUP.
Marco Rubio would attend a same-sex wedding even though he’s against them 2
2:13 PM — The presidential candidate said he would go to the same-sex wedding of a family member if he was asked.
15th April 2015
Pro-equality Dublin murals defaced ahead of same-sex marriage vote 1
4:16 PM — A mural in Dublin encouraging people to vote for same-sex marriage has been vandalised.
Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage 2
10:04 AM — Pacific US territory Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage, as an alternative to defending itself against a lawsuit brought by a gay couple.