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Protesters gathered outside the hotel in Los Angeles to campaign against the Sultan of Brunei’s plan to make gay sex punishable by stoning

Mersyside police have promised to crack down on homophobic and transphobic crimes, which figures show are on the rise

Accused of killing three people outside two Jewish centers in Kansas earlier this month, the former Ku Klux Klan leader was once arrested for paying for sex with a black man dressed as a woman in the 1980s

'Right now, this country is deeply divided into two Americas—one where LGBT equality is nearly a reality and the other where LGBT people lack the most fundamental measures of equal citizenship'

Another sign asks ‘biological females’ to stay away from the men’s room, in the name of gender equality

'Our senior citizens and veterans should not have to pay more taxes just because they happen to be gay or lesbian'

Two transgendered people have filed lawsuits against two different New Jersey police departments after being humiliated by officers

Bryan Fischer, of the American Family Association, used Bible proverbs to justify his comparison of equality campaigners to leeches

'Speaking out on anti-gay persecution in Kuala Lumpur could have a long-lasting impact in Malaysia, both in demonstrating international support for this community under threat, and in setting the tone for a more civil public debate in the country,' says Human rights Watch's Asia advocacy director John Sifton

The school – believed to be the first of its kind in the world – had to close and move when its founder died last month

Paul O’Grady, Heather Peace and Joey Barton also win awards at ‘Britain’s gay Oscars’ dinner

Nancy Robrahn and Jennie Rosenkranz to marry in Minnesota this weekend then return home and demand their union be recognized

Laura Jane Klug: 'I’m willing to do whatever because I really need a paycheck. It doesn’t make me very happy'

Labour party leader is opposed to repealing Jamaica’s anti-gay laws, saying: ‘My sentiments reflect the sentiments of the country.’

Uganda's highest point is not a summit marker, soil or snow, but a gay pride flag

Sesame Street actor, who was on the show for 28 years, faced several lawsuits alleging he had sex with underage male teens a decade ago

A judge has declared the ban on same-sex marriage in the Mexican state of Oaxaca to be invalid – paving the way for same-sex couples to marry in the state

Asian sexual health groups fear that Brunei’s plans to stone convicted homosexuals to death will hamper efforts to combat HIV among men-who-have sex with men in South East Asia

Sri Lanka’s Economic Development Minister has ruled out allowing gay couples to marry in his majority Buddhist South Asian island nation

Massachusetts law has strenghtened protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students and students with disabilities.

Ruling echoes that of federal judge who declared gay marriage ban unconstitutional earlier this year

Brooklyn Nets player makes Time Magazine's annual list along with Beyonce, Pope Francis, Vladimir Putin and Miley Cyrus

Man pleaded guilty to stabbing his love rival several times

Children 404, a documentary about the online support group that gives LGBTI teens hope in Russia, was accused of 'gay propaganda'

The owner of Brooklyn bar Lulu’s is taking his landlord to court over a condition in his lease that bars him from operating it as a gay bar

Idaho Veterans Cemetery won’t let US Navy veteran Madelynn Taylor be interred with her wife’s ashes when she dies because of the state’s ban on same-sex marriage

Police have arrested five members of a group of Haredi ultra-Orthodox Jews who beat up 22-year-old gay black New Yorker Taj Paterson during a vigilante patrol of their neighborhood

Last year, the conservative TV personality had said marriage equality was winning because 'the compelling argument is on the side of homosexuals'

'Marriage is a fundamental freedom, and freedom means freedom for everyone'