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Graduating students wanted to make a statement saying that they do not go to a homophobic school

YouTube has backed LGBTI equality for a second year in a row in June with a video and social media campaign and this year is concentrating on LGBTI participation in the world of sports

A gay couple enters into a Mexican eatery in Mississippi and you will not believe what happens next

The members of La Mirada, California’s New Heart Community Church have voted to keep their pastor who accepted his gay son and to not pass judgement on LGBTI people

Gay Star Trek actor performs the Disney song, urging the 'God Hates Fags' church to 'let it go'

British born Sydney Rabbitohs players Sam and Tom Burgess have become the latest sporting stars to back the Out on the Fields study into homophobia in the team sports arena

US trans activist and author Janet Mock has written an open letter of support to a trans teenager being held in prison without charges

Seven young LGBTI filmmakers in Cambodia, Thailand, China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Nepal and Singapore have been selected to produce a short story about their thoughts and experiences about being LGBTI where they live 

'If you call me ugly, you have only yourself to blame. I am beautiful in every way'

Hunky officer gives sly smile when told he's become something of a web celeb

Three French men in heels won the hearts of the British public with their dance performed to Scissor Sisters, Lady Gaga and Donna Summer

Danbury High student Nasir Fleming was cheered by his fellow students when he took out the title as Prom Queen at his school dance on Friday night – becoming the first ever male at the school to take the title

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet want to let these 'brave men and women step out of the tabloids'

‘I don’t mean straight in a heterophobic way! I just mean, you know, dumb and stupid’

‘Girls don’t even take their tops off on Tinder,’ one says, ‘that’s like frowned upon’

The longtime gay icon is still going strong as she closes in on 70

US-based British satirist makes LGBTI comedy gold again with item showing up Nintendo’s ban on lesbian and gay avatars

If you don’t want your dating profile hijacked, your virtual shopping trolley intercepted or your passwords copied then strong Internet security is what you need

Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen, Bill Hader plus Paul Rudd and Maya Rudolph all pucker up

This hilarious YouTube video proves there are worse things in the NFL than a gay football player

During her Las Vegas show, Britney Spears brought out a surprise guest from RuPaul’s Drag Race

Taiwanese IT heavyweight Asus’ micro film for its ZenFone has been watched online millions of times in less than a week

Discussing Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend made Dallas talk show host Amy Kushnir walk off the set in a huff, but she did no such thing when surrounded by male erotic dancers

Australian stand up comedian Rhys Nicholson is starring in a new a video riffing on the It Gets Better project in which he says not only does being gay get better, it gets boring

Thailand’s School Rainbow campaign will seek to draw attention to the plight of young LGBTI people this Saturday with a campaign that will see chalk rainbows drawn on the ground at school gates on the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHO)

All proceeds from the song will go to the Russian LGBT Network, international LGBT campaigning charity Kaleidoscope Trust, and the youth transgender Mermaids charity

Singapore’s Galerie Sogan & Art gallery is hosting a free exhibition of LGBTI themed artworks this month with the proceeds of the artworks going to charity

Man was called 'faggot' while dressed up as the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014

At concert, singer invites Rosie O'Donnell and Liza Minnelli onstage to sing back-up Girls Just Wanna Have Fun