LGBTI global news 24-7

Mayor indefintely postpones the anti-gay hate law after a Christian backlash

'I pray that you will commit suicide, you filthy child molesting fag'

Following a landslide victory by the Labor Party, the new Victorian state government has appointed Australia’s first ever Minister for LGBTI Equality in Martin Foley

A coalition of Chilean lawmakers from the Christian Democrats, Socialist Party, Party for Democracy and Amplitude political movement will introduce a bill to legalize same-sex marriage in the hope that the government will support the reform

The Russian government owned Rossia 1 television network screened a ‘documentary’ in November about the supposed moral degradation of America and Europe caused by LGBTI equality

'...The Minnesota State High School League allows participation for all students regardless of their gender identity or expression in an environment free from discrimination with an equal opportunity for participation in athletics and fine arts'

State Republican leaders eventually plan to take their appeal to the state Supreme Court

Two protestors threatened to chop off the head off Reverend Jackie Carter and put it on a stake

Pink Swastika author Scott Lively has claimed that being gay is worse than being a murderer as an appeals court declines to dismiss the lawsuit against him over his role in stirring up anti-LGBTI hatred in Uganda

Auckland lawyer Matthew Muir was sworn in as the first openly gay judge to sit on New Zealand’s High Court bench on Friday

No arrests have been made in murder of 21-year-old Deshawnda Sanchez

Ronin Shimizu's family had reported the bullying to school officials multiple times

Suicidal 23-year-old woman faces deportation to Uganda

Russian leader was forced to defend his anti-gay laws in front of the Human Rights Council

Openly gay swimmer Martin Cremin also poses in his Speedos alongside Team GB stars for magazine's Sex Issue

Survey finds 21% of respondents know someone who is LGBTI

Performer pleads guilty to possession with intent to distribute

Andrew Barr is almost certain to be the next Australian Capital Territory chief

Out CEO fully supports the measure to protect LGBTI workers

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to send coal for Christmas to Faithful Word Baptist Church pastor Steven Anderson after he said ‘if you executed the homos like God recommends you wouldn’t have all this AIDS running rampant’ and donations are pouring in in their thousands

Law professor says 'you cannot make a human wrong a human right'

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals makes ruling five days before same-sex marriages were due to begin

'...We are eager for the opportunity to represent the facts to the court and we look forward to clearing Terry's name'

A new app that phone users can download and use to report hate crimes is among several plans that have been announced by City Hall following a rise in homophobic hate offenses

Out at Work Top 50 will reveal Britain’s rising LGBTI business heroes

The former leader of the Liberal party, who was involved in one of the biggest political scandals of the 1970s, has died following a battle against Parkinson's Disease

A panel of experts failed to reach agreement on what course of action to take over the lifetime ban on gay men donating blood

UK consumers of pornography clearly enjoy their S&M – prompting the government to introduce new regulations for video-on-demand material