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‘The British consulates can do whatever they want,’ a Russian lawmaker has said. ‘They can marry monkeys and register perverts for all I care’

Former policeman was told by other officers, after he successfully sued the Met for homophobic discrimination, that he should be a 'hairdresser or cabin crew'

With British scientists saying they could create 'three parent' babies, it has raised hopes lesbian couples could use the techniques to raise a child of their own with genetic links to both parents

The City of Los Angeles has unveiled a plaque commemorating the 1967 police riots at the Black Cat Tavern that ignited that city’s LGBTI community two years before Stonewall

The mayor of Naples has announced his city will recognize the marriages of same-sex couples who have legally wed elsewhere just weeks after an Italian court ruled the city of Grosseto had to register the marriage of a couple who married in New York

Openly gay Pennsylvania Democrat Brian Sims has predicted the United States will elect an openly gay man to its highest office within ten years in an interview with French gay magazine Tetu

The American Family Association spokesman has claimed that the ‘gay gestapo’ is bringing back slavery in the US by expecting Christian bakers to not discriminate against gay couples

'These guys they came on to me. Even the one that looked exactly like a female said she liked guys with dreads'

TV personality appears to have no idea about the reasons why Bryant famously got a pie in the face in 1977

For over a year, the man known as the Dutchman known as the 'Face of Homophobia' has longed to see his attackers behind bars

YouTube has revealed its new campaign for Gay Pride month with several of the biggest names in sport pitching in to help

Former Republican president's son quit Yale University to pursue a dance career

Chemical giant Bayer is refusing to pay the gay widower of an employee a survivors’ pension despite their 2008 Connecticut same-sex marriage

An audience member, who was allegedly drunk, was shouting anti-gay slurs during emotionally tense scenes of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

Former Republican presidential candidate Alan Keyes has claimed that when gay people have sex it’s not actually sex because they’re not a man and a woman

Jim Darby and Patrick Bova are finally able to make their relationship legal

Her father, US Senator John McCain, has been staunchly opposed to gay marriage and allowing gays to serve openly in the military

Choose from a football player and his boyfriend, RuPaul and two moms and their kids in Facebook's new sticker collection

The next time you meet a person who says trans children can't possibly exist, just introduce them to six-year-old Ryland Whittington

Rhyian Anderson-Morley decided to come out so openly in order to fight against homophobia in sport

‘My Chacha is gay’ is the first book aimed at teaching tolerance and acceptance of LGBTI people to children in Pakistan

Kate has decided to not side with the many celebrities, like Ellen DeGeneres, who are boycotting hotels owned by the Sultan of Brunei

The first ever count of India’s transgender population has found nearly 500,000 who were prepared to say they were transgender in filling out census papers – though activists say the real number may be far higher

The World Health Organization and half a dozen United Nations groups have condemned the forced sterilization of transgender people and intersex people in order to make them conform with the gender binary

Suspects in the 20 May attack of two trans women in Atlanta have been charged with disorderly conduct and are being held on $2,500 (€1,800) bond

While some counties in the Midwestern US state have been issuing gay marriage licenses since February, 1 June is the date where all clerks must abide by the law

A Colorado court has ruled anti-gay baker Jack Philips cannot refuse to make wedding cakes for gay couples, ‘I will stand by my convictions until somebody shuts me down’ he says

Scuffles broke out between a group of some 200 Orthodox Christians and the police as they tried to break a police cordon and approach the parade