5th April 2015
Rosie O’Donnell tells anti-gay pizzeria: Not even lesbians want pizza at their wedding 3
12:08 PM — Rosie O'Donnell has struck out at a takeaway in Indiana that will use the state's 'religious freedom' law to refuse to serve same-sex weddings.
Mormon leaders attack ‘counterfeit’ gay lifestyle 32
11:50 AM — Leaders of the Mormon Church have re-affirmed their opposition to homosexuality and same-sex marriage.
4th April 2015
Teen basketball player comes out on court, chased off by opposition 58
7:46 PM — A teenage basketball player has hit back at opposition player calling him a "faggot" - coming out to his team-mates in the process.
Trans Rabbi writes heart-warming letter to Jewish trans teen 4
6:33 PM — Rabbi Becky Silverstein offers his blessings and support to trans teen at Passover.
San Francisco police officers to be fired for homophobic texts 5
5:47 PM — Seven police officers were found to have a sent a string of racist and homophobic message.
Woman sues Forever 21 for firing her after she transitioned 3
4:31 PM — Trans woman Alexia Daskalakis is suing the clothing store after she was subjected to transphobic abuse.
Chelsea Manning joins Twitter 3
2:11 PM — Imprisoned US whistle-blower will dictate her tweets over the phone.
Arnold Schwarzenegger slams fellow Republicans over ‘religious freedom’ laws 9
10:41 AM — Former Governor of California tells Republicans they need to focus on more important issues or risk losing support.
3rd April 2015
Ann Coulter: ‘People would rather risk getting Ebola that being called a homophobe’ 59
4:35 PM — Conservative commentator Ann Coulter criticised Christians for being "cowards" over religious freedom.
New York Boy Scouts hire gay leader despite ban 6
2:08 PM — A gay man has been hired as a summer camp leader for the Boy Scouts, despite the organisation's ban on gay men.
Five Georgia florists say they won’t serve gays 30
1:35 PM — Five different florists in Davis County all said they'd refuse to serve a gay ceremony.
Fundraiser for anti-gay Indiana pizzeria raises $485,000 118
10:56 AM — A donation fund set up for restaurant owners who said they'd refuse to serve a gay wedding has reached $485,000.
California must allow trans woman prisoner to have surgery 4
10:25 AM — A judge has ordered the California prison system to grant gender confirmation surgery to a prisoner.
2nd April 2015
Feature: What do LGBT people in Indiana think of ‘Boycott Indiana’? 13
7:03 PM — After calls to boycott Indiana over the state's 'religious freedom' law, Skylar Baker-Jordan looks at what LGBT people in the state actually think.
Son of Arkansas governor: I’m happy my dad’s not signing ‘religious freedom’ bill 9
5:37 PM — The son of the Governor of Arkansas has praised his father for taking his advice and refusing to sign a bill to allow businesses to refuse to serve gay people.
Companies who’ve condemned ‘religious freedom’ bills 1
5:20 PM — We look at some of the businesses and organisations who've spoken out against "religious freedom" bills across the US.
Michigan governor says he will veto ‘religious freedom’ bill 7
4:21 PM — Governor Rick Snyder has said he will veto the Religious Freedom Restoration Act if it is presented to him.
Indiana ‘religious freedom’ law updated to protect LGBT people 12
3:08 PM — Indiana lawmakers announced they've reached an agreement to update the controversial new law.
Indiana pizza takeaway that won’t cater gay weddings faces online backlash 14
2:12 PM — The Indiana pizza takeaway that said it would not cater gay weddings has faced a backlash online.
Judge throws out Pittburgh trans man’s discrimination case 4
2:03 PM — A trans man sued the University of Pittsburgh for banning him from using the men's toilets.