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Chairman had said Barilla could never use gay people in their ads as they were in favor of the 'traditional family'

After Robert Mugabe hinted to a further crackdown of LGBTIs in his country, police have accused a gay rights group of holding meetings without permission

New president Michelle Bachelet campaigned on promises of equal marriage, trans rights, and improvements in anti-discrimination and hate crime law

Paris Saint Germain has defended his anti-gay views, saying it is not right for a man to live with a man and a woman with a woman

An 18-year-old from Blackpool admits to his injuries being caused by a fall after a night out, not from a homophobic gang

A 35-year-old from Nepal hopes to be the first known trans person to reach the peak, aiming to prove LGBTI people can conquer any challenge

At a Arsenal vs Bayern Munich match, fans unfurled a banner with a crude drawing showing a midfielder about to be penetrated by a cannon

Kenya’s Majority Leader in the National Assembly has been tasked with finding out why its 1930 law punishing homosexuals with up to 14 years imprisonment is apparently not being enforced

An MP with the Parti Travailliste Congolais wants the Democratic Republic of Congo to jail homosexuals for up to 5 years and transgender people for up to 12 years – with minimum sentences of 3 years in jail for both

'The hate-mongers in America who have been repudiated here have found a place where they can bring their message'

Parliamentary sources have allegedly told gay rights activists about the plans they have to introduce stricter anti-gay laws in the African country

Moral questions raised over BAE Systems walking in the parade, with the firm's LGBT group saying they have every right to be there

Gay rights activists, including a member of parliament and the former opposition leader, has called on the Constitutional Court and High Court to recognize gay people must be protected in Uganda

Amnesty International have called on the Russian authorities to arrest the masked men responsible for the terror attack in St Petersburg

American Christian radio show host and pastor Kevin Swanson believes that Disney is trying to turn his 5-year-old daughter into a lesbian through the movie Frozen and has suggested the media giant is being controlled by Satan

A gay Inuit Canadian man has launched a Facebook page in support of LGBTI indigenous Canadians after two Inuit politicians complained about the raising of a rainbow gay pride flag

New Research by the non-partisan Pew Research Center has found a clear majority of US Republicans aged 18 to 29 now support the legalization of same-sex marriage

Virgin founder and fourth richest man in the UK Richard Branson has written about why LGBTI acceptance is good for business and his fears that Russia’s treatment of gay people will harm its economy

A grateful Reverend Thomas Ogletree called what he did 'an act of pastoral faithfulness and fatherly love'

'And the thing that I think is getting a little tiresome is the gay community have so bullied the American people...'

'In another time, that might have been it. Phil (Robertson) would have stayed fired. But not now, not this time'

Man who helped to set up an anti-homophobia in football group was stabbed in the arms and lung after a rally celebrating International Women's Day

Three companies and 10 individuals will be honored as Element magazine hosts inaugural Asian Pink Awards

Police have repeatedly attempted to evict the LGBTI youths from the sewers, with attempts to 'burn' them out and conducting early morning raids 

Telecoms company is protesting against Uganda's anti-gay law that punishes homosexuality with life in jail

A 24-year-old gay couple and parents to a five-year-old daughter were found dead near a convenience store in a quiet beach town

North Carolina attorney general Roy Cooper has said it is his job to defend his state’s ban on same-sex couples getting married even though he personally believes that legally they should be able to

Liberal MP and single father Ewen Jones has criticized controversial fellow Liberal Cory Bernardi over his opposition to ‘non-traditional’ families - including those where the parents are in a same-sex relationship

A far-right Catholic group is sending pamphlets to voters in the Australian state of Tasmania ahead of its state election – but the group sending them isn’t even from that state