30th November 2014
Huge rise in number of gay Russians seeking asylum in the US 20
6:07 PM — The number of gay Russians seeking asylum in the United States has nearly tripled in just two years.
Photos: Disney Princes strip off for World AIDS Day 6
2:31 PM — An artist has imagined a number of famous Disney Princes stripping off to promote safe sex for World AIDS Day tomorrow.
28th November 2014
US: FDA ‘to consider’ relaxing gay blood ban 1
5:03 PM — The Food and Drug Administration will meet next week to consider recommendations to lift the permanent ban on gay men giving blood.
US: Pro-gay Supreme Court justice undergoes heart surgery 8
4:32 PM — The most pro-gay member of the Supreme Court has been discharged from hospital, after undergoing heart surgery.
‘God Hates Fags’ church bombarded with phone calls about turkeys 13
1:42 PM — An online hoax has tricked thousands of people into calling the Westboro Baptist Church to ask about turkeys.
27th November 2014
These men are taking naked shower selfies to help fight the stigma of HIV 12
4:56 PM — A new social media campaign to fight the stigma people living with HIV face, in which people take a photo of themselves in the shower using the hashtag '#weareALLclean'.
36 years ago today the world lost Harvey Milk 3
12:23 PM — Today marks the 36th anniversary of gay rights activist Harvey Milk’s death.
26th November 2014
Country singer Ty Herndon: Support after coming out ‘blew my mind’ 1
7:54 PM — Country singer Ty Herndon has thanked well-wishers for the wave of support he received after coming out as gay.
Christian radio host: For Christmas, cure your children of homosexuality 38
6:18 PM — A Christian radio host wants parents to cure their children of homosexuality for Christmas.
Gay rights pioneer ‘takes leave’ from Human Rights Campaign after sex abuse arrest 2
5:50 PM — A gay rights pioneer who co-founded the Human Rights Campaign is taking a "leave of absence" from the group, after he was arrested over sex abuse claims.
US: Arkansas and Mississippi overturn bans on same-sex marriage 1
11:52 AM — Judges in two states have separately struck down bans on same-sex marriage on the same day.
25th November 2014
James Franco, Zachary Quinto and Charlie Carver to appear naked in threesome scene 18
4:24 PM — Quite a few dreams may have come true as it has been announced that James Franco, Zachary Quinto and Charlie Carver will appear in a threesome scene in an upcoming film.
Former gay porn star becomes firefighter 12
2:05 PM — A former gay porn actor has begun a new career as a firefighter with the New York Fire Department.
Robbie Rogers: I thought there would be more of a chain reaction when I came out as gay 15
11:47 AM — Former Leeds footballer Robbie Rogers was surprised his coming out did not lead to other sportspeople doing the same.
US: Michigan Attorney General asks Supreme Court to stop gay couples from marrying 21
11:10 AM — The Attorney General of the US state of Michigan has stepped up his opposition to same-sex marriage, taking the fight to the Supreme Court.
US: Texas couples ask judge to allow same-sex couples to marry immediately
9:41 AM — Two couples in the US state of Texas have asked a federal judge to rule to allow same-sex couples to marry immediately.
24th November 2014
US: Nevada Speaker-elect quits after claiming gays are more likely to molest children 24
7:53 PM — The Speaker-elect of the Nevada state assembly has quit, after revelations about a series of racist and homophobic rants.
US: Texas couples file appeal for same-sex marriage ‘in time for Christmas’
7:02 PM — Couples in Texas have filed an appeal which could allow same-sex marriages to begin in the state immediately.
Lesbian couple’s road name changed to ‘Fagits Live Here’ on Google Maps 7
6:37 PM — A lesbian couple are outraged after the name of their road was changed on Google Maps - to "Fagits Live Here".
US: Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel resigns 1
6:04 PM — US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel, who has pushed forward equal benefits for gay people serving in the military, has announced his resignation.