25th January 2015
US: Sarah Palin ‘seriously interested’ in running for President 82
1:57 PM — Sarah Palin has said that she is "seriously interested" in running for President in 2016.
US: Republican Ben Carson ‘jokes’ about poisoning same-sex wedding cakes 71
1:33 PM — Republican pundit Ben Carson has made a 'joke' about putting poison in the wedding cakes of same-sex couples.
24th January 2015
Howard Stern: Sam Smith is fat, ugly, and looks gay 28
4:39 PM — America's Got Talent judge Howard Stern has reportedly claimed that singer Sam Smith is an "ugly motherf***er" who "looks gay"
Jeopardy! pokes fun at opponents of same-sex marriage 5
3:59 PM — American quiz show Jeopardy! has mocked opponents of marriage equality, with a quietly subversive question.
US: Alabama judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban 7
12:28 PM — A judge in the US state of Alabama has stuck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
23rd January 2015
Barack Obama: I hope the Supreme Court rules in favour of same-sex marriage 3
4:14 PM — US President Barack Obama has urged the Supreme Court to rule in favour of same-sex marriage.
Internet regulator to reconsider community application for ‘.gay’ domain 1
2:22 PM — Internet regulator ICANN has agreed to reconsider an application to protect the '.gay' domain, after fears it would be sold off.
Bakery which refused to make ‘God hates gays’ cake faces lawsuit 40
12:01 PM — A bakery in the US state of Colorado faces a lawsuit after refusing to make a cake saying "God hates gays".
22nd January 2015
PHOTO: James Franco kisses Zachary Quinto in ex-gay biopic ‘Michael’ 8
10:20 PM — The first photo of James Franco and Zachary Quinto sharing a kiss has been revealed from the upcoming ex-gay biopic 'Michael'.
Catholics and Evangelicals join forces to ‘fight’ same-sex marriage 83
4:48 PM — US Catholic and Evangelical leaders are to publish a statement about the "threat" of same-sex marriage.
Only 13 US states give trans students the right to use the correct toilet 12
4:23 PM — Across the United States, the issue of education rights for trans students is becoming a bigger issue
US: Homophobic racist attack in West Hollywood 4
2:11 PM — A gay man was subjected to a racist and homophobic attack on Martin Luther King Day.
WATCH: What would it be like if guys acted the same in real life as they do on gay apps? 9
1:11 PM — Gay dating app Jack'd, has released a video which comically asks the question of what it would be like if guys acted the way they do on gay apps.
North Carolina Democratic candidate calls trans opponent a ‘man’ 3
11:23 AM — A candidate to lead the North Carolina Democratic Party has apologised for calling her trans opponent a 'man'.
Sacked trans police officer sues US city 3
10:54 AM — Trans woman Francesca Quaranta is suing a Connecticut city for firing her after she came out as trans.
21st January 2015
Mike Huckabee: States should ignore Supreme Court on same-sex marriage 29
5:43 PM — Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee says that in the event the Supreme Court rules in favour of same-sex marriage, states don't need to start issuing licences.
Republican site: Michael Sam and his ‘boy toy’ should go to Iraq and challenge ISIS 26
5:39 PM — A popular Republican website has claimed that NFL player Michael Sam and his fiancé should go to Iraq and confront ISIS.
Bryan Fischer: ‘Obama isn’t a Christian because he supports gays’ 48
3:02 PM — Bryan Fischer of the hate group American Family Association has said that Barack Obama's support of LGBT people means he is not a Christian.
Mike Huckabee to speak to Catholic gay ‘cure’ group 8
1:52 PM — Rumoured Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
Sam Smith, who thinks gays shouldn’t make sexuality an issue, nominated for GLAAD award 31
12:34 PM — Sam Smith has been nominated for an award by LGBT advocacy group GLAAD - despite claiming gay people shouldn't "make [sexuality] an issue".