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Edwin Sesange, Uganda gay rights activist, refutes claims the disease outbreak has anything to do with homosexuality

The latest episode, 'The Cissy', opens up a discussion on gender identity

Reflecting on ABC’s latest comedy show, Rev. Irene Monroe thinks there’s a fine line to tread between reflecting reality and causing offence…

Jane Fae reflects on the trial of the millionaire Shrien Dewani, accused of murdering his wife on their honeymoon

Elly Barnes, CEO and Founder of the UK’s Educate & Celebrate organization, says that the decision whether the come out or not remains a pressing concern for LGBT teachers today

Jane Fae takes on web filters, calling out the UK government for using a filtering system that does not comply with UK equality law

Grandmother demands libraries stock books that don’t exist to balance literature supporting LGBTI families

Joan Rivers was a champion for women and gay rights but her comedy recognized no no-go subjects

The ‘gay’ chair, the child called ‘it’, the girl hit with a softball bat and the kids who think it’s ok to use anti-LGBTI language as long as it’s to their friends

In an exclusive piece for Gay Star News, UK Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan explains why the commitment to equality cannot end at Britain’s shores

Openly gay athlete Chris Morgan looks into the challenges faced by Michael Sam as he is dropped by the St Louis Rams

On the eve of the first ever meeting held between Stonewall and the trans community, Jane Fae reflects on the past, present and possible future

Reverend Irene Monroe reflects on how the LGBTI community saved a remote part of Massachusetts, allowing it to become the carnival hub it is today

Rob Watson speaks directly to the homophobic hyper-religious parents who disowned and hit their gay son

Why I founded rucomingout and what I’ve learned after 250 inspiring and moving coming out stories

Jane Fae reflects on the Newsnight situation, when they invited two trans guests along to debate with a 'gender critical' trans feminist, and how the show got it wrong

Your gender doesn’t mean you are Bruce Willis or Barbie, so why are trans people forced to defend their gender identity?

Sian Norris was raised by her mum and her mum’s female partner. She speaks out after comments made by former boxing manager and Celebrity Big Brother contestant, Kellie Maloney, about same-sex parenting

LGBTI African Americans are particularly vulnerable to suicide and it’s time to start talking about why

Edwin Sesange, Uganda gay rights activist, calls on the world to continue fighting for LGBTI rights in his country

GSN was asked to try out a Skinbreeze facial, a new treatment that claims to give the best results for your skin

The turn away from ‘curing’ gay people of their sexuality doesn’t mean an end to extremist Christians interfering in LGBTI’s private lives

Flings with ‘curious’ guys on their way to being straight, bi or gay have taught Topher Gen some important lessons

San Francisco’s Tom Ammiano explains why he has drafted his ‘Modern Family Act’, and how it might benefit those – LGBT or heterosexual – who are already parents or planning for children in the future

A new study has shone light on older African American women and how they are managing HIV self medication, particularly when they have other conditions

When bullies attacked Liam Hackett he thought he was going to die – and was secretly relieved. Now his charity is fixing the problem for other kids

As a 60s child, Rob Watson learned from the Good News Club. Now he doesn’t want kids exposed to them

Some of our greatest LGBTI citizens have sharply different approaches to conflict between Israel and Palestine

From the Queen and PM to celebrities, athletes and ordinary LGBTI people, we should use the Commonwealth Games to fight for gay rights