23rd November 2014
Canada begins trialling HIV prevention drug Truvada 9
2:52 PM — Canada has begun to trial the use of a controversial drug that lowers your chances of getting HIV.
18th November 2014
US: Christian homeless shelter refuses married gay couples because they are ‘inappropriate’ 33
1:25 PM — A privately owned Christian homeless shelter in Missouri has announced it will not provide food or shelter to married same-sex couples due to "biblical standards."
US rapper Mykki Blanco posts ‘love letter’ to Russia’s LGBT community following raid at concert
11:41 AM — US rapper Mykki Blanco has penned a letter in solidarity with Russia's underground LGBT community after he was forced to change venue due to a police raid.
17th November 2014
US: Neurosurgeon Ben Carson says gay marriage supporters want to ‘redefine everything’ 28
11:45 AM — Dr Benjamin Carson, a neurosurgeon who compared gay people to paedophiles, has said same-sex marriage supporters should not try to "redefine everything for anybody else."
14th November 2014
Ex-gay Christian behind ‘I don’t like mens no more’ viral video says God put him in the spotlight 23
3:34 PM — A Christian who claimed he was “delivered” from homosexuality in a viral video has spoken out on his new-found fame on the web, saying it was meant to be.
US: Florida gay couple ordered to change legal surnames or lose their driver’s licenses 5
1:32 PM — A gay couple in Florida who married out of state have been warned their driver's licenses could be cancelled if they do not change their legal names.
Azealia Banks defends calling Perez Hilton a ‘faggot’ because gay men are ‘more misogynistic’ 41
11:33 AM — American rapper Azealia Banks, who repeatedly called blogger Perez Hilton a "faggot" last year, has said she has no regrets because lots of gay men are "more misogynistic" than straight men.
US State Department urges India to end anti-gay law 2
10:43 AM — The US State Department has urged India to put an end to a law which bans sex “against the order of nature”.
13th November 2014
US: Supreme Court denies stay on same-sex weddings in Kansas 6
3:42 PM — The US Supreme Court has denied a request from Kansas state officials to issue a halt on same-sex weddings.
Despite anti-gay rants, Duck Dynasty Las Vegas musical is now in production 6
1:59 PM — The controversial television reality series Duck Dynasty has now set its sights on producing a 'family musical.'
Canada: Vancouver School Board taken to court for gender-neutral pronoun policy 22
12:01 PM — The Vancouver School Board has been taken to court by angered parents petitioning to quash a policy which provides more support to transgender students.
12th November 2014
Video games company ‘creates fake game’ to help a lesbian couple get engaged 7
1:16 PM — Video game developer Bioware created an intricate fake video game - all to help one gamer propose to her girlfriend.
Watch: Ex-gay Christian yells he will not carry a purse because he now likes ‘women, women, women’ 71
11:38 AM — A bizarre video in which a Christian claims he has been "delivered" from homosexuality by the power of prayer has gone viral.
Zachary Quinto: ‘Tremendous complacency’ has led to a rise in HIV infections 13
10:29 AM — Actor Zachary Quinto has criticised the gay community for "tremendous complacency" and "laziness" towards AIDS.
11th November 2014
Marcus Bachmann defends ex-gay therapy clinics as ‘safe places’ 21
11:17 AM — Marcus Bachmann has defended a clinic he ran which supported ex-gay therapy, saying it created a "safe place" for gay people.
10th November 2014
New York City to decide on easing requirements for birth certificate gender changes 1
4:00 PM — The New York City Council's Health Committee has scheduled a hearing on plans to eliminate the need for gender-reassignment surgery in order to change an individual's gender on documents and birth certificates.
Venezuelan woman takes home crown at world transgender pageant 5
12:08 PM — A 22-year-old Venezuelan woman has taken home the crown in the world's biggest beauty pageant for trans women.
7th November 2014
Trans model Lea T becomes the new face of Redken 4
5:35 PM — Openly trans model and LGBT rights activist Lea T has become the new face of premium haircare line Redken.
US: Golfer Patrick Reed apologises for swearing and saying ‘faggot’ on the course 4
1:00 PM — Golfer Patrick Reed, who is currently playing the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai, has apologised after he was caught using homophobic language after three-putting his shot on Thursday.
US: Trans woman hospitalised after punched and kicked to near death 9
12:49 PM — A trans woman from Ohio had to have two life-saving surgeries after she was attacked in broad daylight this week by at least three men.