30th June 2015
Columnist Owen Jones clashes with Hollywood actor Rob Lowe, instantly regrets it 32
5:00 PM — Out columnist Owen Jones has had a bizarre Twitter spat with actor Rob Lowe - after the pair clashed over the Greek economy.
26th June 2015
Twitter’s best reactions to the SCOTUS ruling 1
7:55 PM — Check out Twitter's best reactions to the Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex marriage.
9th June 2015
Fulham midfielder charged for misconduct by FA for ‘sausage boy’ tweet 11
5:21 PM — A Fulham midfielder has been charged by the Football Association (FA) after he sent a tweet calling another player a "sausage boy".
2nd June 2015
A robot is correcting people who mispronoun Caitlyn Jenner 1
4:55 PM — A Twitter bot has been automatically correcting anyone who refers to Caitlyn Jenner as "he".
30th May 2015
Blogger who claimed Obama is gay Charles Johnson gets banned from Twitter 23
12:02 PM — A Twitter troll who has claimed that President Obama is gay has been banned from the site.
20th May 2015
Twitter users shown transphobic promoted tweets from account impersonating feminist writer 18
4:07 PM — A tweet from a fake account encouraging trans people to "commit suicide now" was shown to a variety of Twitter users.
17th May 2015
Twitter could be preparing to purge 10 million users 17
5:40 PM — According to an analyst, Twitter may be about to purge 10 million users who post too much porn.
12th May 2015
Jaden Smith abruptly quits social media 3
3:45 PM — Will Smith's son Jaden has quit Twitter with no explanation.
18th April 2015
Lesbian Guardian writer Jack Monroe quits Twitter over abuse from fake UKIP troll 11
3:54 PM — Out lesbian Guardian writer Jack Monroe has quit Twitter after receiving abuse from a fake Twitter account claiming to be a former UKIP candidate.
16th April 2015
James May tells Top Gear fans sending death threats to Sue Perkins to ‘kill themselves’ 22
9:10 AM — The Top Gear presenter has hit back at twitter users who threatened Sue Perkins.
14th April 2015
Sue Perkins takes Twitter break after death threats over Top Gear rumours 15
2:37 PM — TV presenter Sue Perkins has said she is taking a break from Twitter after she received threats over rumours that she would take over as host of Top Gear after Jeremy Clarkson was sacked.
24th March 2015
Expedia ad featuring gay couple met with sickening Twitter hatred 68
12:38 PM — A new ad for online travel company Expedia which features a gay couple has been met with a storm of hatred on Twitter.
22nd March 2015
Police investigating homophobic tweets sent to rugby referee Nigel Owens 6
7:55 PM — Police are investigating anti-gay tweets sent to out rugby referee Nigel Owens after a Six Nations match.
12th March 2015
Will Smith’s rep says son Jaden is NOT gay 43
3:22 PM — Will Smith's team has denied showbiz reports that the actor’s teenage son could be gay.
4th March 2015
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.
23rd February 2015
Patricia Arquette: It’s time for gay people to fight for women’s rights 39
11:54 AM — After her Oscar win, Patricia Arquette urged gay people to fight for women's rights as a means to return the favour for fighting for LGBT rights.
19th February 2015
Tory activist brands feminists ‘left-wing lesbo groupies’ and ‘cretins’ 17
1:55 PM — A South Yorkshire Conservative Party activist has resigned over homophobic comments made on Twitter.
12th February 2015
‘Revenge porn’ to become illegal under new law for England and Wales 12
5:56 PM — Posting 'revenge porn' images online became a specific criminal offence in England and Wales today.
9th February 2015
Hackers hijack Mexican chain’s Twitter and post homophobic slurs 3
12:01 PM — Mexican restaurant chain Chipotle has apologised after Twitter hackers posted homophobic, racist and anti-Semitic tweets from its account.
29th January 2015
Stephen Fry denies baby rumours and says: ‘Don’t believe what you read in the papers’ 13
12:20 PM — Stephen Fry has rubbished reports he is ready to begin a family with his new husband, Elliott Spencer.