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Describes himself in spot as 'actor, celebrity and ... magician!'

Disney icon met a 'gay' cat in a comic strip, and decided to teach a lesson to 1930s kids about tolerance

LGBTI friendly information technology giant Google has announced it will be official partners with the 2014 Korea Queer Festival – which starts with a street parade on 7 June and runs until 15 June

HRC honoree Paris Barclay jokes that during Roberts' nomination hearing 'you did not see one, single picture of (him) in that wig. But I have them.'

Hundreds of parody videos have been made inspired by the 'First Kiss' film that went viral earlier this month, and this is the best yet

Lesbian Hollywood actress defends her sexuality with a sharp tweet directed at a homophobic pastor

The company defends its ad saying that 'the reality of family has changed, but the wholesome connections that all families share will endure'

Internet gets confused and hilariously mistakes a homophobic preacher for an Olympic swimmer

Stu Rasmussen, the openly transgender mayor of Silverton, Oregon, plans to auction off his women’s shoe collection for charity to raise money for his city

'One player, one knucklehead from another team. He's a knucklehead. So I just let it go'

17-year-old student delivered a touching speech for LGBTI rights in Saporro, Japan

Taiwan's Public Television Service has screened its first locally produced LGBTI themed comedy, the lesbian themed ‘Penguins at the North Pole,’ to higher than expected ratings

Ger Brennan, captain of St. Vincent’s All Ireland club team, makes casual remark in speech at end of tournament

The Brisbane Hustlers have beat gay rugby teams from across Australia and New Zealand to win the annual Purchas Cup

Following the viral success of the First Kiss video uploaded to YouTube this week, the Gay Women Channel has recorded its own version, with alleged homophobes hugging gay people

LA Galaxy player resembles 'something like the lovechild of James Bond and One Direction'

In behind-the-scenes video, Broadway's Hedwig further distances himself from TV's Barney Stinson

A Republican hopeful who wants to take Republican Senator Lindsey Graham’s senate seat from has labelled him ‘ambiguously gay’ in attacking his service to constituents

A new commercial for US baked snacks company Honey Maid is a short documentary about married gay dads who are raising two sons together

'People everywhere from politicians down to the lowliest person in our society... are terrified'

To soundtrack of Macklemore's Same Love, he finds true love after series of meaningless  encounters with other hot men

An artist shares his grandfather's story of how he was in love with a boy he played music with at church, and that was the 'love of his life'

'There has never been a state in this country that has ever banned gay marriage. That is a liberal lie'

Video shows member of LA Galaxy looks relaxed, confident and sexy during Attitude Magazine cover shoot

Two gay and bisexual candidates with Holland’s D66 party have turned to Grindr to seek the support of the LGBTI community in municipal elections later this month

Homer Simpson tries to photobombs the now iconic Twitter-breaking group shot  - is kept out by Bradley Cooper's foot