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House Speaker John Boehner's office maintains getting meeting space for an anti-gay group 'does not imply endorsement'

Fight broke out after trans student faced transphobic taunts at a California high school

Bishop Thomas John Paprocki is calling for same-sex marriage law to be repealed, calling it a 'grave sin'

Andrey Bridges stabbed Cemia 'CeCe' Dove over 40 times before dumping her body

South Korea’s Supreme Court has deemed a gay romance film fit for people 15-and-over, overturning a Korea Media Rating Board decision that it was not fit for teenagers of any age to watch

The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe have become the 8th federally recognized Native American tribal grouping to allow same-sex couples to marry, wedding Arnold and Matthew Dahl-Wooley on their reservation Friday afternoon

Threatened with federal lawsuit, district has agreed to change its policy to protect gender expression

Dayna Morales is a former US Marine whose story went viral after she vented her anger and hurt on Facebook

Actor issues formal apology calling his behavior 'offensive and unacceptable'

Gabriela Isler: 'They should have their own pageant, I think'

Schools Out is encouraging everyone to wear pink clothes to celebrate 10th anniversary of the repeal of Section 28.

Organizers are appealing the decision that they were wrong to allow children as young as 12 to attend the 'gay' concerts

Community in Colorado walked a father's journey after he died while honouring his gay son.

The Trans Murder Monitoring project has discovered the highest number of murders of trans minors in five years

Pundit Arkady Mamontov has warned Russia must protect 'traditional love' or face the consequences

Australia’s National LGBTI Health Alliance has used the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance to highlight the high rate of suicide among transgender people due to the discrimination they face

A triptych by the openly gay painter Francis Bacon has broken world art auction records, selling for over $142 million US

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has allowed out of state married gay couples to file joint tax returns and says he wants his state to end its ban on same-sex couples being able to marry

Judge rules Hawaii's Legislature has the authority to define marriage

US House Speaker: 'People are already protected in the workplace'

Insider claims government is hoping English, Welsh and Scottish gay couples will be able to be married at the same time in summer 2014

Commonwealth leaders have refused to discuss LGBTI issues at their summit in Colombo and now the Sri Lankan government is cracking down on dissent

Delays to their treatment, according to the couple, mean it is now ‘almost impossible’ for a Manchester couple to have a baby

Originally believed to be South African, the Swazi student was made to strip, simulate oral sex with a beer bottle and had his head forcibly shaved

‘I am THOROUGHLY offended, mad, pissed off and hurt that THIS is what her kids will grow up learning and that I served in the Marines to keep ignorant people like them free'

Luxembourg City mayor Xavier Bettel will become the world’s third openly gay or lesbian national leader after his Democratic Party did unexpectedly well in October elections

The World Council of Churches’ 10th Assembly in Busan, South Korea, has closed with an appeal for LGBTI non-discrimination and inclusion

A bill to legalize same-sex marriage in the Australian state of New South Wales has failed in a narrow vote of 19 to 21

Annual portfolio of LGBT figures unveiled by Out Magazine