3rd May 2015
US women’s university to open doors to trans women 2
4:59 PM — Smith College in Massachusetts will admit trans women for the first time this September.
Rick Santorum’s surprising views on Bruce Jenner 19
10:44 AM — The notoriously anti-gay politician has spoken out about Bruce Jenner's gender identity.
2nd May 2015
Georgia church calls for death to gays 67
10:30 AM — A church in Milledgeville, Georgia displayed a sign reading "Homosexuality is a death worthy crime".
1st May 2015
Could this simple argument prove key to a pro-same-sex marriage ruling in the Supreme Court? 5
5:07 PM — A simple argument in favour of same-sex marriage has been raised in the Supreme Court, which may allow justices unsure which way to vote to make a decision.
Woman banned from Airbnb after throwing gay couple out her home 36
3:49 PM — A woman has been banned from letting out her home via accommodation website Airbnb, after she threw out a gay couple.
More gay couples are married in the US than you think 2
12:33 PM — A new poll in America suggests that more people are in same-sex marriages than was previously estimated.
Nigerian bishop: Obama shouldn’t make aid conditional on acceptance of ‘anti-life’ gay values 28
10:30 AM — A Nigerian bishop has complained that the US shouldn't make foreign aid contributions conditional on "accepting anti-life values", such as gay rights.
30th April 2015
Reese Witherspoon is not a fan of actors who refuse to ‘play gay’ 2
4:34 PM — Reese Witherspoon has lashed out at a number of Hollywood leading men and women who refuse to play gay characters.
US and Cuban Gay Men’s Choruses to perform together in display of unity 1
2:42 PM — A Gay Men's Chorus from the US is set to travel to Cuba and perform with their Cuban counterparts.
Get a tissue ready for this beautiful Hallmark ad with a trans man and his mother 2
2:35 PM — This Hallmark ad features Alex, a trans man, talking about how his mother accepted him no matter what.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch creator to receive special Tony award 1
12:15 PM — The creator of Hedwig and the Angry Inch is set to receive a special award at the Tonys.
29th April 2015
Majority of Republicans would attend a same-sex wedding 5
4:27 PM — A poll has shown that 56% of Republicans would attend the same-sex wedding of a friend or loved one.
Star Trek actress apologises for Bruce Jenner comments 15
3:25 PM — Alice Eve has apologised for saying Bruce Jenner was "playing at being a woman".
Someone fact-checked this article from an anti-gay politician… he didn’t do well 10
1:01 PM — The Human Rights Campaign has marked an op-ed from anti-gay Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal - and he definitely didn't pass with flying colours.
Trans actor cast in US soap ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’
11:52 AM — Trans man Scott Turner Schofield has been cast as a 'transgender mentor' in one of the world's most-watched soap operas.
Man who accused X-Men director of sexual assault fined over fraud 6
11:43 AM — The man who attempted to sue X-Men director Bryan Singer over allegations of sexual assault has reportedly pleaded guilty in a separate fraud case.
Florida trans ‘bathroom ban’ fails to pass 7
10:48 AM — Plans to ban trans people from using toilets and changing rooms have been abandoned in Florida.
Mad Men star Kit Williamson gets engaged to John Halbach 1
8:51 AM — Mad Men star Kit Williamson is engaged to his long-term partner and fellow actor John Halbach .
28th April 2015
Supreme Court Justices appear divided on same-sex marriage 66
8:25 PM — Legal experts are poring over transcripts of today's US Supreme Court arguments on same-sex marriage, looking for early indications of the way the Court will fall on the issue.
Randy Boehning, voted against gay rights, outed via Grindr 31
4:38 PM — A North Dakota Republican politician was discovered sending explicit pictures on the Grindr hookup app.