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The former actor had the first gay kiss in a British soap, co-founded Stonewall and went on to be an MEP campaigning for LGBTI rights

A new study has found that gay friendliness pays a big part in Chinese LGBTI people’s purchasing choices, suggesting businesses who court them as customers will do well

Nigerian President told gay refugee and activist Michael Ighodaro at a Washington dinner that if he disagreed with his homeland’s anti-gay laws he had the right to fight them in court

Conservative US radio show host Rush Limbaugh believes the discovery of a gay gene would cause liberals to join the anti-abortion movement en masse

National Organization for Marriage president: Target 'insinuates' that people against gay marriage are 'akin to segregationists and racial bigots'

Host of TruNews hopes the Ebola outbreak will be a good 'attitude adjustment' to those people who do not believe in God

Lawmakers are determined to reinstate one of the most draconian laws in the world

LGBTI respondents to the British Columbia 2013 Adolescent Survey were found to be more likely to have been responsible for an unplanned pregnancy than their heterosexual peers

All nine members of the city council of the Washington city of Seattle have signed a letter urging the US Food and Drug Administration to end its lifetime ban on men who have sex with men giving blood

Vision America and Tea Party Unity founder Rick Scarborough believes God would be ‘perfectly just and vindicated’ if he allowed half of America to be destroyed by nuclear weapons over its support for LGBTI rights

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Ohio will rule on cases in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee

After breakup, biological mother tried to prevent stepmother from having any further contact with child

A young man has gone on social media and threatened to murder gay people 'one by one' as that is what the Bible says

Gay activists have said they are 'betrayed' by Obama inviting the Ugandan president to a summit at the White House

The Target retail chain, one of the largest corporations in North America, has filed a ‘friend-of-the-court’ brief in a challenge against Wisconsin’s ban on same-sex couples marrying

A 29-year-old New Yorker had her face slashed on Friday by a homeless man with a knife after she came to the defense of her friend who he was calling gay slurs

Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage will be decided by the US Supreme Court in only the second gay marriage case to be brought before it and the court could potentially decide the issue for all of America

Judge in Palm Beach County case rules state cannot stop man from inheriting late husband's estate

A new vote by parliament could undo a ruling by Uganda’s Constitutional Court that invalidated the law

Are employers discriminating against those who say they belong to gay groups on their resumes?

At least 25 mostly African delegates to the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne failed to board their flights home after the conference closed and are seeking asylum in Australia

Three men were targeted with homophobic and racist abuse in the middle on Preston Park

Public Advocate of Bolivia Rolando Villena has called on his government to include same-sex civil unions in a new Family Code being considered by lawmakers

20 years ago this month Victoria state police officers stormed the Tasty nightclub, strip searching nearly 500 patrons in view of each other and holding them for seven hours - now they have received an official apology

Ruling only applies to Broward County and judge issued immediate stay

Playstation has gone gay for for Stockholm Pride, with a rainbow-designed console auctioned off to raise money for LGBTI asylum seekers

After pleading guilty to leaving the foul message, the father of three said he was not homophobic

Australian lawmakers will again vote on a bill to legalize same-sex marriage and unlike last time it’s looking very likely that government MPs will have a conscience vote on the issue