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A helpline set up to allow UK muslims to report prejudiced attacks has been described as deliberately provocative after it invited gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell to become a patron

Well known gay supporters including filmmaker Onir have withdrawn their support of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for failing include its support of decriminalizing same-sex relations

'While many governments and well-meaning individuals have redefined marriage, the Lord has not'

Suspect allegedly set the home of the lesbians afire with them, and their eight children, sleeping inside

Bill Schuette, Michigan Attorney General, has filed a request for an en banc hearing of his challenge against the federal ruling that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional

Karina Villarroel and Soledad Ortiz will become the first lesbian married couple to have their child baptized in the Catholic faith today, with Argentininian President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner agreeing to act as godmother

Brendan Eich's abrupt departure from Mozilla has stirred debate in the international media about how far corporate leaders are allowed to go in expressing their political views

Stateless and stranded for six months after what was supposed to be a quick trip to Hong Kong to update her passport photograph results in her having to surrender her Colombian passport and becoming a refugee under the protection of the UN's refugee agency

Social Security Administration will no longer require additional legal scrutiny for claims made by transgender spouses

Ruling in case involving birth certificates of children will recognize same-sex marriages from other states

Authorities are alleged to have shut down the US-funded offices and interrogated one of the Ugandan citizens working there

If the Church of England announced support for same-sex marriage, it could lead to a 'massacre' of Christians in Nigeria, South Sudan and other African countries

Spokesman for 'gay cure' group claims through therapy he was able to change behaviors, such as his 'mincing walk', that meant his orientation somehow also changed

Six judges in Kostroma, in western Russia, have ruled the city was wrong to ban a gay rights protest over 'propaganda' fears

A US District Court judged has ruled that a gay man’s workplace discrimination case can move forward using laws protecting people from sex discrimination in the absence of specific legislation covering sexual orientation

The world’s second openly gay leader of a country has told a European Union-Africa leadership summit that the rights of minorities, including LGBTI people must be respected

Three of the eight victims of the Los Angeles invasive bacterial meningitis outbreak have died and all three who died were men who had sex with men

Tony Perkins, president of the anti-gay Family Research Council, attended the small signing ceremony for the legislation

Co-founder could not overcome controversy over his donation to  Prop 8 anti-gay marriage referendum

Jury takes less than an hour to convict Jessica Dutro who had said of her child: 'He walks and talks like it. Ugh'

Bishop’s conference publicly rejected the proposition of MPs being denied communion for voting in favor of marriage equality

Groups and individuals have joined together to fight for trans equality in the UK

Spoiler alert, at the show a 19-year-old student said he would have sex for the first time - he did not have sex

Government has decided to allow publishers of gay 'naming and shaming' newspapers to travel freely into the country

In what is being called the last chance to legalize the lives of over 40 million people, Supreme Court will hear activists' plea after they recriminalized homosexuality last year

A 25-year-old athlete is being subjected to vile homophobic abuse online after appearing in a pornographic film where he has gay sex

Olympic teen diver has said, after he still 'fancied girls' in his coming out YouTube video four months ago, he is now out and proud as a gay man

The High Court of Australia has ruled that the state of New South Wales must recognize that Norrie is neither male nor female – ending the court battle to have Norrie recognized as such

Peruvian lawmaker Carlos Bruce has received a 10,000 signature petition collected by a coalition who are trying to drum up support for his plan to allow same-sex couples to enter into civil unions