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The popular pornstar and gay rights supporter passed away on Saturday from complications around peritonitis

Community Business conference tomorrow aims to encourage companies to engage straight allies to make workplaces more comfortable for LGBT employees

More backlash to Australian Christian Lobby's 'stolen generation' comments, aboriginal affairs minister calls them 'appalling misjudgment'

The death of veteran Indian gay rights activist Shivananda Kahn prompts outpouring of appreciation for his achievements

Latest attacks occur in the hours after rally decrying murder of gay man in Greenwich Village

Spokesman Wilson Cruz tells GSN: 'GLAAD has been here for 28 years and we're not going anywhere'

Legislation has been passed by Senate but is stalled in House of Representatives

The same-sex marriage bill for England and Wales has passed its report stage and third reading in the House of Commons and will now pass to the Lords for more debate

Gay actor realizes some people have slept with him because of his celebrity - and sometimes that's OK

The University of Warwick Boat Club, famous for their naked calendars and films, will once again be stripping down in the name of a good cause

Dominique Venner, 78, recently criticized the new French law on same-sex marriage. He had a past as a far-right activist

Humanist supporters told England and Wales gay marriage bill was not the best way to change the law. Amendment shelved while waiting for new information from government

Trans people suffer high levels of repeat victimization and violence and employment discrimination

Deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats has voiced his concern with the England and Wales equal marriage bill

Eyewitness claims he saw 'Careless Whisper' singer tumble out of a car at 70mph on a busy British motorway

A Puerto Rico gay activist was told on Twitter to be careful at a gay rally as it could end like the Boston Marathon

A study by LGBT association Gay Center shows 40% of straight students refuse to have gay friends

Following its screening at the Cannes Film Festival, Behind the Candelabra, the gay Liberace biopic has received nothing but praise

Westboro Baptist Church is believed to be getting ready to protest the funerals of those killed by the 200mph winds

The leading African American DJ and how he dismissed gay, black NBA star Jason Collins which reporting a totally separate black issue – a rape by three athletes

Sally Ride was the first American woman in space and the first known LGBT astronaut

Lesbian tennis superstar Martina Navratilova to launch week of events. Summer Rites music festival added. Gala dinner with London mayor

'I quite fancy my brother!', top Conservative peer says England and Wales same-sex marriage bill could allow him to marry his son

Gay Vietnamese-Canadian fashion design lecturer who lives in Ho Chi Minh City argues Vietnam is not ready for gay marriage

Authorities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, have forced US artist Rhea Litré US to perrform out of drag

UN's resident co-ordinator in Vietnam praises the Southeast Asian nation's LGBT rights achievements in the last year

Australian Christian Lobby equates gay marriage to the removal of aboriginal children from their families, stolen generation representative calls for apology for 'disrespectful' and 'dehumanizing' comments

China's biggest group deals website, Meituan, is offering a free trip to Canada for a gay couple to marry

Protestors promise to remember the name of killed gay man Mark Carson