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Edie Windsor, plaintiff in the court case that struck down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, has made the short list for TIME magazine 2013 Person of the Year for her role in extending US Federal Government recognition of same-sex marriages

Athlete had vowed to wear rainbow pin button in defiance of Russia's anti-gay propaganda law

Highlighting the health and financial problems gay and straight families encounter, the country’s leading LGBTI rights group Movilh has launched a new YouTube campaign to make civil unions a reality

Transgender and intersex individuals will have much freer choice

In a controversial move, the Kremlin has announced a restricting of the country’s media outlets, putting an anti-gay commentator at the head of the new state-run media conglomerate

An anti-gay activist trying to keep gay sex illegal in Jamaica suggested Tom Daley’s sexuality is because his dad died and he is looking for a strong father figure

Gay Asylum UK says Ugandan Prossie N was sexually abused by her uncle from childhood and forced onto the streets when people discovered she is a lesbian

Uri Ariel, who claims LGBTI people in the Israeli military ‘negatively affect its effectiveness,’ also believes gay rights are not an ‘important thing’

Openly gay clergyman Dr Jeffrey John, Dean of St Albans, reportedly missed appointment as the Church of England’s first gay bishop by a single vote

The Australian Government and Greens have joined forces to stop an attempt to initiate a referendum on gay marriage in Australia by a senator from the right wing Catholic Democratic Labor Party

A study of Americans’ online habits by economist and Google data analyst Seth Stephens-Davidowitz estimates that five percent of American men are predominantly same-sex attracted but also that more than 1-in-5 are still in the closet

132 same-sex couples were legally married Sunday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in what is believed to be the world’s largest mass same-sex wedding

The Gallop Asian Bistro doesn't know what happened between Dayna Morales and her customers last month, but decides it's best for the waitress to work elsewhere

Pastor Rick Warren goes on Piers Morgan Live to talk about faith, sexuality, and how marriage is getting redefined

Trio of vigilantes, part of a group that were condemned by LGBTI groups and Muslim community, will be in prison from 24 weeks to 17 months

To placate the far-right's anger over Rome dedicating their Christmas lights to a dead gay man, the tribute has now been changed to Nelson Mandela

Joachim Gauck, who has repeatedly attacked Russia's human rights abuses, becomes the biggest political figure to refuse to attend the Winter Olympics

‘Psychologists’ use force, electric shock or even medical operation to convert gays and bisexuals

Hunan bars a gay rights group from registering as Beijing mulls over a nationwide response

Holy Ghost Preparatory School headmaster charges Michael Griffin's same-sex marriage 'contradicts' his teaching contract

The story of Dayna Morales being stiffed a tip because of her sexuality went viral; now she is suspended from her job because it looks like it was all a hoax

In ruling, Colorado Office of Administrative Courts judge points out the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop once made a wedding cake for two dogs

Kathy Svenson caused outrage over comments she made about trans students using facilities that match their gender

NY attorney John Scarpa claimed his client shouldn't face the same punishment as if he killed someone 'in the higher end of the community'

Amnesty International Australia has called on authorities in Belarus to properly investigate the beating of gay activist Ihar Tsikhanyuk by police in response to his trying to register an LGBTI rights group with the government

West Australian state Labor MP Stephen Dawson and partner Dennis Liddleton have become the first gay couple to be legally married on Australian soil, marrying at 12.01 this morning as the Australian Capital Territory’s law came into effect

18-year-old gay Peruvian Joel Molero Sanchez was murdered and his body dismembered and burned but his killer claims it was an act of self defense

Eight-time US Gymnastics tumbling champion Kalon Ludvigson is using manual wheelchair with power assisted wheels