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He didn't get a response after sending 100 letters to lawmakers last year, so he roped in 20 other students to send 2,900 more letters this time

State laws currently require transgender people to divorce their spouse before updated birth certificate can be issued

Scouting official acknowledges the resort's 'views do not currently align with the BSA and they are choosing to discontinue this level of support'

Michael Sam is 'not the first gay guy in the NFL! He's the first one to come out, let's get that straight'

Parliamentary group has launched in Nairobi with the aim of enforcing more extreme anti-gay laws in Kenya

An 18-year-old teenager says his confidence is gone and utterly embarrassed after the attack

Psychologist groups say conversion therapy is dangerous, has the potential to cause harm, and is often based on religion than actual understanding of sexuality

Catholic martyrs were canonized after an African king had them executed for not sleeping with him

Launched on the eve of Zero Discrimination Day, this video features transgender men and women who tell their stories to fight for equal human rights.

Australia’s Foreign Minister has written to her Ugandan counterpart to raise her concerns about the passage of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill that jails gay repeat offenders for life

'Obama has released the homo demons on the black man. Look out black women. A white homo may take your man'

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear and state Attorney General Jack Conway have asked a federal judge to delay an order requiring the state to recognize same-sex marriages performed outside of Kentucky while they consider whether to appeal the verdict

Uganda is seeing further financial consequences over the passing of its notorious Anti-Homosexuality Bill that jails gays for life with the World Bank suspending a major development loan

Unofficial US presidential hopeful tells Florida college students that 'inclusive leadership is really what the 21st century is all about'

Social media giant was told by gay activists that ceasing operations in Uganda could be a death sentence for young LGBTI teens

Gay soldier James Wharton has withdrawn from a gay awards shortlist saying an openly gay Army major should be honored instead

Police are on the hunt for two men who are alleged to have attacked a man outside a pub in the West Midlands

Tabloid 'satirically' claims Museveni is dating a male model, who is 'crying over his lover letting gay people rot in jail'

After several countries have said it could cut aid to Uganda, a government spokesman has shrugged off the threats

UK's Talk Sport, the 'world's biggest sports radio station', laughed and repeated transphobic comments about the new pink and yellow Scotland strip

A Texas woman who was forcibly outed to her mother by her high school softball coaches has won a $77,000 settlement from her school after a 6 year legal battle

Ethiopia’s Family Minister Zenebu Tadesse has claimed that a series of pro-gay tweets that were sent from her Twitter account were the result of her account being hacked

The Coalition of African American pastors has called for US Attorney General Eric Holder to be impeached after he told state attorneys general they no longer had to defend state bans on same-sex marriage

Religious Jewish Americans are the biggest supporters of marriage equality, new research finds

'As a company working to address issues about our country’s future, we have no intention of working with those stuck in the past'

Says SB 1062 'has the potential to create more problems that it purports to solve ... It could divide Arizona in ways we cannot even imagine'

'Texans spoke loud and clear by overwhelmingly voting to define marriage as a union between a man and a woman in our Constitution'

But ban is left in place until appeals process is complete

New survey finds at least a third of US adults 18-34 left religion over 'negative teachings and treatments' towards the LGBTI community