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Gay priest Reverend Richard Coles accidentally tweeted a link to a porn website in his morning Easter tweets

A conference of high worth donors to LGBTI causes has taken its business away from The Beverley Hills Hotel in Los Angeles to protest its owner’s, the Sultanate of Brunei, new policy of stoning homosexuals to death

Arsenal’s longest serving manager believes racism is easier than homophobia to deal with in football as it is more ‘visible’

The newly elected mayor of Latta, South Carolina, has fired his town’s well-liked lesbian chief of police for investigating one of his political appointees and for being gay

The Philippine National Police (PNP) have put their support behind a proposal to put a dedicated desk aimed at solving crimes against LGBTI people in every police station in the country

A plumber in Norway has been sentenced to compulsory mental care after he stabbed a workmate that had made gay jokes about him ten times despite a psychologist finding he was not mentally ill at the time of the attack

Says Oscar winning screenwriter and activist: 'I did nothing wrong and I refuse to be shamed for this any longer'

Charles Cooper is helping to plan wedding, says his views on gay marriage continue to 'evolve'

Brazil will be hosting the FIFA World Cup in June, and it is expected many fans will be showing up to matches wearing tops with homophobic slogans

Romania priest, with a fortune of over $2 million, had help from the Orthodox Church to get the 100,000 necessary signatures needed to become a Member of European Parliament candidate

X-Men: Days of Future Past director's attorney describes the claims as ‘absurd and defamatory’

Sydney man Paul Armstrong pleaded guilty to killing Felipe Flores 23 years ago after his blood was found under the victim’s fingernails but says he did it because Flores told him he had AIDS after they had sex

Asylum seeker's mother came forward and said her son was gay, and does not deserve to be sent back to homophobic Jamaica

The Namibian Government plans to deny refugee status to gay and lesbian Ugandans fleeing persecution from their homelands and Namibia’s gay community is not happy about it

Host of The 700 Club Pat Robertson has reiterated his belief that homosexuality is a sin in the eyes of God but says that is no reason that Christians should end a friendship with a gay or lesbian person

Timothy Black stayed his ruling striking down state's marriage ban to prevent 'premature celebration and confusion'

Northern Ireland politicians are making a third bid to legalize same-sex marriage, following England, Wales and Scotland

An anti-gay march was planned in Addis Ababa to protest against homosexuality and raise support for tougher anti-gay laws

Straight man accused Sprint of 'not treating their customers like they should' after he received a shocking email

Dozens of people were arrested under the gay propaganda law in Sochi, and activists are hoping this never happens again

Several people are outraged and choosing to leave the Church of Norway over their 'lack of understanding' on religious same-sex marriage

PETA have welcomed the controversy over their advert accused of being homophobic, saying they are just like Marmite

Second time lucky for Mozilla after Brendan Eich was found to have donated to anti-gay marriage campaigns

An Alabama woman has been charged with murder after allegedly shooting and killing her son’s gay lover but police say the issue is one of family violence and not a hate crime

A bill that would have prevented same-sex attracted young people from being subjected to attempts to alter their sexual orientation has been voted down in Illinois

A powerful in-state conservative Christian lobby sent a letter to all legislators arguing the law's repeal would place teenagers at risk

Colorado pastor Kevin Swanson has compared ‘promoting’ homosexuality to promoting axe murders in criticizing Honey Maid’s gay family inclusive advertising campaign

Turkey’s Ministry of Justice has announced plans for a special prison to house LGBTI inmates away from other prisoners for their own protection

Around one in 10 women surveyed said they had fantasies about sex with another woman, but had not acted upon them