13th January 2015
Forrest Gump actor pulls out of speaking at gay ‘cure’ group 73
10:17 AM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise has pulled out of speaking at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
12th January 2015
US: Texas bill would strip salaries from state workers who recognise same-sex weddings 40
7:25 PM — A new Republican proposal in the Texas state legislature would strip state employees of their salaries if they recognise same-sex marriages.
Forrest Gump actor to speak for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 98
6:35 PM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be 'cured'.
US: Supreme Court rejects Louisiana same-sex marriage case 5
3:07 PM — The US Supreme Court has rejected an appeal against a same-sex marriage ruling in Louisiana.
Tiffany ad features gay couple for the first time ever 5
12:33 PM — Famed jewellery company Tiffany has featured a same-sex couple in its advertising for the first year in its long history.
Jeb Bush: Republicans should ‘show respect’ for same-sex marriage 18
12:04 PM — Former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush has called for "respect" to people "on all sides" of the marriage debate.
Amazon’s ‘Transparent’ writer dedicates Golden Globe to Leelah Alcorn
9:36 AM — Amazon's 'Transparent' won Best Television Series at the Golden Globes last night, and the show's writer took to the stage to dedicate the honour to trans teen Leelah Alcorn who killed herself last month.
Despite five nominations ‘The Imitation Game’ disappointed at Golden Globes 25
9:09 AM — Alan Turing biopic 'The Imitation Game' came away empty handed at the Golden Globes, despite being nominated for five honours.
11th January 2015
‘God Hates Fags’ church targets gay Christian singer, but her response is amazing 50
5:18 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has protested a Christian conference, over the performance of openly gay singer Vicky Beeching.
10th January 2015
US: ‘Gay cure’ group plans to sue DC over therapy ban 13
8:05 PM — A Christian group that claims to cure homosexuality plans to sue the District of Columbia - after it banned 'ex-gay' conversion therapy.
US: Court smacks down Idaho Governor’s bid to halt same-sex weddings 7
6:45 PM — A court has denied a bid by the Governor of Idaho to halt same-sex weddings - months after couples started marrying.
Watch: Obamacare ad targets insurance at same-sex couples 5
5:12 PM — An advert for Obamacare provisions is targeting same-sex couples who are now eligible for partner benefits.
Evangelical pastor: Taylor Swift will turn your children gay 50
2:35 PM — A pastor has claimed that Taylor Swift is being exploited by Ellen DeGeneres to turn children gay.
Mean Girls star: Gay characters are much more complex now 1
1:47 PM — Mean Girls star Daniel Franzese has claimed that gay characters have become better-written since he appeared in the cult classic film.
9th January 2015
Ever wished you could make your genitals taste nicer? Well now you can… sort of 10
6:49 PM — They say you can't please all of the people all of the time. Well now, apparently, you can.
Bishop who performed exorcism over same-sex marriage to bless Arizona legislature 40
6:40 PM — A bishop who tried to exorcise the Governor of Illinois over his support for same-sex marriage will open the new session of Arizona's state legislature.
Comment: I understand how Leelah Alcorn must have felt, by Emily Brothers 4
6:17 PM — Out transgender Labour Parliamentary Candidate Emily Brothers writes for PinkNews on her own experiences of contemplating suicide and on the suicide of trans teen Leelah Alcorn.
US: Supreme Court meeting to discuss same-sex marriage cases 1
3:02 PM — The Supreme Court justices are meeting today to consider taking up one of several same-sex marriage cases.
Jerry Springer: My show isn’t transphobic, people just behave badly 3
2:36 PM — Jerry Springer has denied claims that his talk show exploits vulnerable transgender people.
CONGRATS! Michael Sam just got engaged to boyfriend Vito Cammisano 11
9:40 AM — Out gay NFL player Michael Sam and his boyfriend Vito Cammisano have got engaged.