21st April 2015
Transgender Scrabble champ took her own life to escape abuse, inquest hears
3:13 PM — An inquest into the death of a transgender Scrabble champion has heard that she received regular abuse on the streets of Carlisle.
Brain surgeon claims higher gay suicide rates are because of an ‘identity crisis’ 12
3:02 PM — A brain surgeon from Italy has claimed that a higher proportion of gay people kill themselves compared to the rest of the population because they suffer from an identity crisis.
18th April 2015
18-year-old porn actor kills himself after losing restaurant job 162
10:07 AM — An 18-year-old porn actor who appeared in Corbin Fisher films has killed himself after firing a gun at a restaurant he was told he had been sacked from.
27th March 2015
Community mourns transgender teen Blake Brockington 8
12:09 PM — A prominent teenage transgender activist has died in an apparent suicide.
21st March 2015
Watch: Monica Lewinsky speaks out against ‘public humiliation’ over suicide of gay teen 17
2:24 PM — Monica Lewinsky has spoken about the suicide of a gay teen - and the public humiliation she herself suffered following her affair with Bill Clinton.
2nd March 2015
Gay UKIP candidate defends tweeting that ISIS terrorist should have killed himself 40
1:45 PM — UKIP is investigating gay Prospective Parliamentary Candidate Richard Hilton, after he sent a tweet claiming the Islamic State terrorist known as 'Jihadi John' should have committed suicide.
23rd February 2015
Everyone should hear this moving Oscars speech about teen suicide 9
7:59 AM — On accepting an Oscar, the screenwriter of 'The Imitation Game' has revealed that he tried to kill himself as a teenager, but urged others to accept their weirdness and not to do the same.
4th February 2015
India: Lesbian helpline reveals most calls are from curious men 3
5:48 PM — India's first dedicated helpline for lesbians has revealed that most of the calls it receives are actually from curious men.
4th January 2015
Photos: London vigil for transgender teen Leelah Alcorn 12
5:24 PM — A vigil was held in Trafalgar Square for transgender teen Leelah Alcorn, who took her own life last week.
My Chemical Romance guitarist dedicates song to transgender teen Leelah Acorn 3
3:35 PM — The lead guitarist of My Chemical Romance has dedicated a song to the memory of teenager Leelah Alcorn, after she took her own life.
3rd January 2015
Leelah Alcorn’s blog and suicide note deleted from Tumblr 15
4:17 PM — The blog of transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn has been deleted - removing a suicide note that she had left on the website.
Transgender Labour candidate Emily Brothers reveals past suicide attempt 3
11:51 AM — Labour candidate Emily Brothers has revealed that she once attempted to take her own life because of her gender.
2nd January 2015
Vigils to be held tomorrow for transgender teen Leelah Alcorn 11
6:51 PM — Vigils are set to be held tomorrow in memory of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn.
1st January 2015
Dan Savage: Leelah Alcorn’s parents should be prosecuted for her suicide 102
12:40 PM — Gay activist Dan Savage has called for the parents of transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn, who killed herself, should be prosecuted.
22nd December 2014
#FindMike campaigner returns to hospital after suicidal thoughts 14
6:50 PM — A man who successfully campaigned to find a man who saved him from jumping to his death has returned to hospital with suicidal thoughts.
13th December 2014
Fiancé pays tribute to gay doctor who killed himself after mother told him to seek ‘cure’ 4
12:25 PM — The partner of a man who took his own life this year after coming out to his mother has set up a foundation in his honour.
5th December 2014
12-year-old cheerleader takes his own life after anti-gay bullying 90
7:54 PM — A 12-year-old male cheerleader has taken his own life after horrific homophobic bullying.
London GP killed himself after mother told him to ‘cure’ his homosexuality 83
12:24 PM — A London doctor killed himself after his mother pushed him to 'cure' his homosexuality, an inquest has heard.
26th November 2014
UK: 23-year-old man kills himself after coming out as gay 36
3:02 PM — A man from Bristol has died after jumping from a bridge, having come out as gay to his friends and family.
23rd November 2014
US: Dedicated transgender suicide hotline launched 3
1:22 PM — A San Francisco group has launched a dedicated suicide hotline for transgender people.