27 Aug 2019

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A bakery in Russia – yes, you read that correctly, Russia – has been fined 10,000 rubles for hanging a sign outside banning gay people from entering.

To the surprise of absolutely nobody, Donald Trump’s judicial nominee for a federal appeals court seat, Steven Menashi, has a history of anti-LGBT+ writing.

And iconic fashion house Chanel has made history by hiring its first-ever openly transgender model, Teddy Quinlivan.

More top stories below…

Today's top stories

Taylor Swift wouldn’t perform at the VMAs unless all her drag queens received awards too Marvel Studios boss confirms another LGBT hero for the MCU
Enid Blyton commemorative coin blocked because author had ‘homophobic’ views The Christian filmmakers who lost a lawsuit to imaginary gay clients have had the decision overturned
Trans charities condemn Manchester Pride and police after anti-trans protestors hijacked march US TV host apologises for mocking Prince George’s love of ballet after protest led by male Cher dancers