26th May 2015
Michael Sam: I’m not trying to do anything historic, just play football 5
7:36 PM — Out gay American Football player Michael Sam has said he is not trying to "do anything historic" by playing, but that he just wants to get on with it.
18th May 2015
Jeweller puts up anti-gay sign after same-sex couple order wedding rings 69
5:06 PM — A same-sex couple have asked for the deposit for their wedding rings back after the jeweller put up a homophobic sign.
12th May 2015
Canada: Education Minister threatens funding cuts to schools that refuse gay groups 2
3:22 PM — A Canadian minister has said legislation to allow students to form gay support groups is unnecessary.
Bisexual asylum seeker made to submit photos of sex with a man to ‘prove’ his sexuality 44
10:23 AM — Orashia Edwards says he felt compelled to show intimate photos of himself and another man to "prove" his sexuality.
10th May 2015
Castro’s daughter holds unofficial same-sex weddings in Cuba 4
12:53 PM — The daughter of Cuban president Raúl Castro has held a number of ceremonial same-sex weddings as part of a gay rights protest.
6th May 2015
Cuba to hold mass wedding to push for legal recognition of same-sex marriage 3
8:30 AM — LGBT rights activists in Cuba are planning a mass wedding this weekend, with a view to pushing for legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
3rd May 2015
Argentina grants birth certificate listing three parents 1
12:32 PM — Buenos Aires has granted a family legal recognition of three parents.
30th April 2015
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.
28th April 2015
Ecuador just approved same-sex civil unions 5
7:44 AM — The Ecuadorian National Assembly has passed an amendment to its Civil Code which will legalise same-sex civil unions.
20th April 2015
Mexico: Court rules same-sex marriage bans ‘discriminatory’ 6
1:04 PM — Mexico's highest court has called bans on same-sex marriage 'totally unjustified'.
17th April 2015
Ontario parents protest inclusive sex education 12
1:16 PM — Out gay Premier of Ontario says protests are motivated by homophobia.
16th April 2015
Hillary Clinton: Supreme Court must rule same-sex marriage is a constitutional right 11
6:50 AM — Following years of evolution on the matter of same-sex marriage, Hillary Clinton now calls on the US Supreme Court to rule that equality in marriage is a constitutional right.
13th April 2015
President of Chile signs civil unions bill into law 5
5:44 PM — The President of Chile has given her approval to a bill that will introduce civil unions for same-sex couples.
10th April 2015
Brazillian politician: Let patients choose between gay and straight donor blood 6
11:55 AM — A Congressman in Brazil has come under fire for suggesting that hospital patients should be allowed the choice to reject "gay" blood.
This picture of two women embracing got a lot of attention – but it may surprise you why 14
9:24 AM — An image of two women hugging in public has gone viral, but not for the reasons assumed at first glance.
9th April 2015
This Canadian cop is fighting homophobia and looking good doing it 25
3:53 PM — Luke Wilson has asked Twitter to decide how long he keeps his new look.
1st April 2015
Watch: Presenter berates football fan for homophobia live on air 7
4:24 PM — Brazilian ESPN news reporter Gabriela Moreira reprimanded a Palmeiras fan live on air for using a homophobic slur
Canada: Student appears at Human Rights Tribunal over Catholic school homophobia 8
2:48 PM — Christopher Karas says the school blocked his efforts to create a school society to support LGBT students.
29th March 2015
Jamaica’s Prime Minister claims to ‘respect’ the human rights of gay people 26
6:32 PM — The Prime Minister of Jamaica has claimed that her country "respects" the rights of gay people.
14th March 2015
Teen shares the horrifying messages his dad sent him when he came out 58
2:31 PM — A gay teen has shared the abusive messages he received after coming out to his father - and received an outpouring of support online.