15th March 2015
Watch: Queen Latifah to play bisexual blues singer Bessie Smith 3
4:36 PM — Queen Latifah is stepping into the shoes of legendary blues singer Bessie Smith for an upcoming HBO film.
Transgender teen Jazz lands reality series, ad campaign 14
2:05 PM — A transgender teenager will front a new advertising campaign for Clean & Clear - and has also landed her own reality show.
14th March 2015
Hate group plans to stop same-sex marriage with ‘prayer and fasting’ 144
5:39 PM — The Family Research Council is encouraging people to "pray and fast", in order to thwart an expected ruling from the Supreme Court on same-sex marriage.
Lawmaker: Businesses that reject gays should put up ‘no gays allowed’ signs 30
1:34 PM — An Oklahoma lawmaker is attempting to introduce a law that would force businesses intending to discriminate against gays to put up signs declaring the policies.
Empire star: My coming out was a bigger deal to everyone else 1
11:28 AM — Empire star Jussie Smollett has reacted to a wave of support, after he came out this week.
13th March 2015
Republican Jeb Bush hires anti-gay activist as senior adviser 13
7:40 PM — Rumoured Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has hired a Christian anti-gay activist to join his campaign team.
Alabama judge grants divorce to same-sex couple 1
6:53 PM — A judge in the US state of Alabama has, a year after denying the request, granted a same-sex couple a divorce.
Gay TV host fired for comparing Michelle Obama to ‘Planet of the Apes’ 34
5:35 PM — An openly gay Univision host has been sacked, after making racist comments about First Lady Michelle Obama.
Out Apple CEO Tim Cook: I offered part of my liver to dying Steve Jobs
3:22 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly offered to donate part of his liver to the company's former head Steve Jobs when he was dying from cancer.
US: Elton John speaks out against Georgia ‘religious freedom’ bill 11
11:31 AM — Elton John has spoken out against a proposed law in the US state of Georgia, which would give business owners a "license to discriminate" against gay people.
Big Bang Theory’s Jim Parsons added to Hollywood Walk of Fame 5
12:16 AM — Jim Parsons was joined by co-stars of the Big Bang Theory for Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony.
12th March 2015
Madonna: Radio 1 is ageist for refusing to play my song 39
4:58 PM — The Queen of Pop has branded Radio 1 "discriminatory and unfair" after it declined to play her latest single.
Will Smith’s rep says son Jaden is NOT gay 41
3:22 PM — Will Smith's team has denied showbiz reports that the actor’s teenage son could be gay.
Utah passes Mormon-backed LGBT anti-discrimination bill 9
9:25 AM — An anti-discrimination bill backed by the Mormon church has been passed in the US state of Utah.
11th March 2015
New York church hit with violations for installing anti-gay sign without permission 65
8:16 PM — A notoriously homophobic church in New York has been hit with a number of violations - for erecting an anti-gay sign without a permit.
University bans cake sale for homeless LGBT people 30
7:27 PM — A Christian university in Michigan has refused to allow a bake sale in aid of LGBT homeless youth to take place.
Republicans invite listed anti-gay hate group to testify to Congress 21
7:07 PM — An anti-gay hate group that regularly compares gay rights to the Holocaust has been invited to testify to Congress on 'religious freedom'.
DC Comics superhero to join Grindr 24
6:03 PM — A DC Comics superhero is set to join Grindr is an upcoming comic book.
Anti-gay TV preacher: I can perform miracles on dogs 43
4:27 PM — Homophobic TV preacher Pat Robertson, who thinks people only turn gay when they have been molested by gay people, has claimed that he 'faith healed' his dog.
Colorado House passes bill to ban ‘ex-gay’ therapy for minors 18
3:02 PM — The Colorado House of Representatives has passed a bill that would ban therapy to 'cure' homosexuality in minors.