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The Government of Mongolia is proposing to pass new laws protecting LGBTIs and ethnic minorities from hate crimes after a wave of attacks by neo-Nazis against vulnerable groups in recent years

Georgian opera singer Tamar Iveri has been ‘released from her contract’ with Opera Australia after it was revealed that a homophobic rant was posted by her Facebook account

'The gay lifestyle is just not an option for us, because of our own faith and our own values'

Democratic lawmaker Mike Michaud, who came out in 2013, was one of the grand marshalls of Maine’s 2014 gay pride parade

Archbishop of Singapore William Goh has attacked the LGBTI community, saying gay people need to be ‘restored to wholeness’

UK priest Jeremy Pemberton has had some of his duties as a priest revoked by bishops because he is in a same-sex marriage with another man

As part of the cathedral's celebration of LGBT pride month, Rev Dr Cameron Partridge will be the first transgender pastor to preach at the historic Washington National Cathedral

With shows opening in Australia next month, singer now claims 'very religious' husband who has a 'tough attitude' towards gays is responsible for posting the anti-gay rant last year

Approximately two years ago Mary Kristene Chapa and Mollie Judith Olgin, were found in Texas park; both shot in the head

'...It was imposed by courts. Just like the courts had to impose Dred Scott. Because they couldn’t do it on the country because the country didn’t agree with it'

'It is clear to me that discrimination of any form should not be tolerated and that committed gay and lesbian couples deserve the protections that only marriage can provide'

'As long as this widespread misunderstanding in the straight world about homosexuality persists, that it is a choice or a "lifestyle", not only will we never be fully accepted by society, some of us will remain unable to accept ourselves'

President Barack Obama has expanded social security, veterans and sick leave benefits to ensure they include gay people, even in states where gay marriage has not been legalized

Mexican soccer coach Miguel Herrera has defended fans using anti-gay slurs at matches, saying it is just part of their participation in the game

Singapore's highest Islamic authority cautions Muslims against adopting a 'confrontational approach' and that mosques 'must not be seen as a movement to oppose' LGBTIs

Former US senator from Pennsylvania remains outspoken foe of marriage equality

But nation's top diplomat acknowledges 'there’s cloud hanging over this journey right now' with anti-gay laws in Uganda, Russia and more

One of the Channel Islands is being told to 'pull its finger out' and give gay couples the right to marry

Victim's father believes his son died on the streets of Vauxhall after being manhandled by security staff

The US government has revealed measures it is taking against Uganda in response to the draconian homophobic laws implemented earlier this year

A group of 25 retired Michigan Republicans has joined the challenge to that state’s ban on same-sex couples marrying, arguing that allowing same-sex couples to marry is consistent with Republican values and the spirit of the US Constitution

Lisa Weiszmiller was kicked out of the US Army in 1979 for being a lesbian but 35 years later it has recorded her discharge as honorable

A gang of seven men who filmed themselves having sex with a doctor and then blackmailed him over it have been charged under India’s reinstated colonial era sodomy law
 

'Presbyterian LGBT couples are now one step closer to being able to get married in the church of their choice'

Rick Santorum, Mike Huckabee and other speakers appeared before less than 2,000 people

Brian Schweitzer: 'Men in the South, they are a little effeminate'

Perry is being widely criticized and ridiculed for comparing homosexuality to alcoholism

Funds also being cut for some programs involving the Ugandan Police Force, Ministry of Health, and National Public Health Institute

President Barack Obama warned President Yoweri Museveni that the law would 'complicate relations' between the US and Uganda