Gay Star News http://www.gaystarnews.com/articles/news GSN Feed en Uganda judge received death threats for striking down anti-gay law http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uganda-judge-received-death-threats-striking-down-anti-gay-law300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'I did my job'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uganda-judge-received-death-threats-striking-down-anti-gay-law300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/uganda-judge-received-death-threats-striking-down-anti-gay-law300914#comments News Bossa Balungi Business Hospitality judge Law Politics Rebecca Kadaga Social Issues Speaker Uganda Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:44:51 +0000 joem 18003 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Gay couple attacked on their bikes in California http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-attacked-their-bikes-california300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'Meg and I were jumped coming home from a birthday party,' one of the victims said. 'I thought my girl was dead.'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-attacked-their-bikes-california300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-couple-attacked-their-bikes-california300914#comments News California Disaster Facebook Ford Ford Focus Jamie Jarvis Long Beach Meg Griffin Meg Taylor Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:25:21 +0000 joem 18000 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Leaflets posted through UK doors calling for gays to be killed: But what is going on? http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/leaflets-posted-through-uk-doors-calling-gays-be-killed-what-going300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Is a religious extremist group deliberately targeting LGBTI pride celebrations in the hope of inciting hatred and violence?</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/leaflets-posted-through-uk-doors-calling-gays-be-killed-what-going300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/leaflets-posted-through-uk-doors-calling-gays-be-killed-what-going300914#comments News Association of Chief Police Officers Chester Gay pride Gay Star Law enforcement in Northern Ireland LGBT culture Lincoln National security Preston Social Issues United Kingdom Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:59:32 +0000 joem 17998 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Gay politician defects to the party that believes gay people cause floods http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-politician-defects-party-believes-gay-people-cause-floods300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> UKIP is one of the only mainstream parties in the UK to be opposed to same-sex marriage</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-politician-defects-party-believes-gay-people-cause-floods300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/gay-politician-defects-party-believes-gay-people-cause-floods300914#comments News Boris Johnson Britain deputy mayor Euroscepticism London Mayor Natural Disaster Nigel Farage Nigel Farage Person Location politician Politics of Europe Richard Barnes UK Independence Party Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:24:37 +0000 joem 17995 at http://www.gaystarnews.com What does David Cameron think when he sees two men kiss? http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/what-does-david-cameron-think-when-he-sees-two-men-kiss300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'If I can kiss my wife in public I don't see why you can't kiss your husband in public.'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/what-does-david-cameron-think-when-he-sees-two-men-kiss300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/what-does-david-cameron-think-when-he-sees-two-men-kiss300914#comments News Behavior Conservative Party David Cameron David Cameron Education Evan Davis Greetings Human behavior Kiss Prime Minister United Kingdom Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:58:48 +0000 joem 17992 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Canada porn star pleads not guilty to murder http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canada-porn-star-pleads-not-guilty-murder300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Luka Magnotta dismembered his Chinese boyfriend and sent his limbs to political parties and elementary schools</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canada-porn-star-pleads-not-guilty-murder300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canada-porn-star-pleads-not-guilty-murder300914#comments News Arrest Bisexual pornography Concordia University Concordia University Contact Details Conviction Crime Criminal law Government Human sexuality journalist Jun Lin Juries Jury Law Legal procedure Louis Bouthillier Luka Magnotta Luka Rocco Magnotta Mario Magnotta Montreal Murder Person Attributes Person Party Politics Politics of Canada Prime Minister Prosecutor Stephen Harper Stephen Harper Technology Trial Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:42:28 +0000 darrenw 17991 at http://www.gaystarnews.com New research says most sexually active gay men could still benefit from the HPV vaccine http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-research-says-most-sexually-active-gay-men-could-still-benefit-hpv-vaccine300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Irish researchers have found that nearly half of HIV positive gay men would still benefit from receiving the HPV vaccine while 77% of HIV negative gay men would benefit</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-research-says-most-sexually-active-gay-men-could-still-benefit-hpv-vaccine300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-research-says-most-sexually-active-gay-men-could-still-benefit-hpv-vaccine300914#comments News Biology Genital wart Gynaecological cancer HIV HPV vaccine Human papillomavirus Ireland Medicine Men who have sex with men Microbiology Oral sex Papillomaviridae Papillomavirus Sexually transmitted diseases and infections Social Issues Vaccine Vaccines Viral diseases Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:18:37 +0000 andrewp 17990 at http://www.gaystarnews.com 30,000 march against gay marriage in Mexico http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/30000-march-against-gay-marriage-mexico300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Christians rally in Coahuila a month after the state legalized gay marriage</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/30000-march-against-gay-marriage-mexico300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/30000-march-against-gay-marriage-mexico300914#comments News Americas Carlos Pacheco Christ Lives Coahuila Congress director Geography of Mexico Governor House Mexico Quintana Roo Recognition of same-sex unions in Mexico Ruben Moreira Saltillo Same-sex marriage Social Issues Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:44:34 +0000 darrenw 17989 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Brazil presidential hopeful: gays 'need psychological care' http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/brazil-presidential-hopeful-gays-need-psychological-care300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Tens of thousands of people denounced his comments on social media</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/brazil-presidential-hopeful-gays-need-psychological-care300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/brazil-presidential-hopeful-gays-need-psychological-care300914#comments News Brazil candidate Candidate Position Gay Gender Gender-based violence Homophobia Homosexuality Human behavior Human sexuality Intersex Jean Wyllys Levy Fidelix LGBT social movements Person Location presidential hopeful Sexual orientation Social Issues Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:39:09 +0000 darrenw 17988 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Vietnam man arrested for gay sex in Burundi released http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/vietnam-man-arrested-gay-sex-burundi-released300914 <!--paging_filter--><p> He was fined $65 but his local partner is still on the run</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/vietnam-man-arrested-gay-sex-burundi-released300914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/vietnam-man-arrested-gay-sex-burundi-released300914#comments News Africa Burundi Burundi Culture Geopolitics Karuzi Karuzi Province MOLI Political geography Republics Social Issues Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:11:42 +0000 darrenw 17986 at http://www.gaystarnews.com California becomes first state in US to ban 'panic defense' against gay and trans victims http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/california-becomes-first-state-us-ban-panic-defense-against-gay-and-trans-victims290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Defendents can no longer claim their violent act was triggered by victim’s sexual orientation or gender identity</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/california-becomes-first-state-us-ban-panic-defense-against-gay-and-trans-victims290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/california-becomes-first-state-us-ban-panic-defense-against-gay-and-trans-victims290914#comments News Assault California Crime Criminal defenses Criminal law Defense Ethics Gender-based violence Governor Homicide Homophobic violence Jerry Brown Law Manslaughter Provocation Rick Zbur Sexual orientation Transphobic violence Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:50:11 +0000 gregh 17982 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Minnesota newspaper criticized for running full-page anti-trans advert http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/minnesota-newspaper-criticized-running-full-page-anti-trans-advert290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The Minnesota Star Tribune – the most widely-read newspaper in the state – has been widely criticized by users of social media for publishing a full-page advert on Sunday that many readers consider to be anti-transgender</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/minnesota-newspaper-criticized-running-full-page-anti-trans-advert290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/minnesota-newspaper-criticized-running-full-page-anti-trans-advert290914#comments News Contact Details Discrimination Employment Non-Discrimination Act Gender Gender-based violence Genderqueer Hate LGBT Minnesota Minnesota State High School League Sexism Trans man Transgender Transphobia Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:54:53 +0000 davidh 17979 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Russian gay festival defies police and thugs to show how strong LGBTIs really are http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/russian-gay-festival-defies-police-and-thugs-show-how-strong-lgbtis-really-are290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> 16 people were hospitalized after being gassed and police tried to force venues to shut the event down but that didn't stop them</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/russian-gay-festival-defies-police-and-thugs-show-how-strong-lgbtis-really-are290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/russian-gay-festival-defies-police-and-thugs-show-how-strong-lgbtis-really-are290914#comments News assistant director co-author gay rights group Gay Star GayFest LGBT social movements paint Polina Andrianova Pride parades St Petersburg Vitaly Milonov Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:17:57 +0000 joem 17977 at http://www.gaystarnews.com British man raped by two men in gay cruising area at Oktoberfest http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/british-man-raped-two-men-gay-cruising-area-oktoberfest290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The 24-year-old was peeing in the bushes when his attacker asked the victim to have sex with him</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/british-man-raped-two-men-gay-cruising-area-oktoberfest290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/british-man-raped-two-men-gay-cruising-area-oktoberfest290914#comments News Beer festivals Casual sex Cruising for sex Gender-based violence German culture German folklore Human behavior Human sexuality Leeds Munich Munich Oktoberfest Oktoberfest Oktoberfest Social Issues States of Germany Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:36:34 +0000 joem 17975 at http://www.gaystarnews.com You'll never believe how many Brits still think gay sex should be illegal http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/youll-never-believe-how-many-brits-still-think-gay-sex-should-be-illegal290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> How many Brits still think HIV is a 'gay-only disease?' Do gay or straight couples have more adventurous sex? And how long is the average gay relationship?</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/youll-never-believe-how-many-brits-still-think-gay-sex-should-be-illegal290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/youll-never-believe-how-many-brits-still-think-gay-sex-should-be-illegal290914#comments News Bisexuality Brits Gay Gender Gender studies Heterosexuality Homosexuality Human behavior Human sexuality Interpersonal chemistry Interpersonal relationships Same-sex relationship Sexual orientation Social Issues Technology Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:37:32 +0000 joem 17972 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Nigeria delays ruling on anti-gay law again http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/nigeria-delays-ruling-anti-gay-law-again290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Court postpones ruling on a case seeking to repeal the Same Sex Marriage (Prohibition) Act for a second time</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/nigeria-delays-ruling-anti-gay-law-again290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/nigeria-delays-ruling-anti-gay-law-again290914#comments News Abdul Kafarati Abuja Abuja Abuja High Court Africa Earth Economic Community of West African States Goodluck Jonathan Goodluck Jonathan Government International relations Joseph Teriah Ebah judge Nigeria Nigerian court Political geography Politics President Same-sex marriage Sex Marriage (Prohibition) States of Nigeria Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:41:23 +0000 darrenw 17971 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Canadian Young Liberals want end to gay blood donation ban http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canadian-young-liberals-want-end-gay-blood-donation-ban290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The youth wing of the Liberal Party of Canada are campaigning to end their country’s exclusion of gay men as blood donors if they have had sex with another man in the last five years</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canadian-young-liberals-want-end-gay-blood-donation-ban290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/canadian-young-liberals-want-end-gay-blood-donation-ban290914#comments News Blood Blood donation Canada Chile Food and Drug Administration Health Human sexuality Interpersonal relationships Irish Blood Transfusion Service Italy Medicine MSM blood donor controversy MSM blood donor controversy in the United Kingdom Person Party Portugal Sexual orientation Social Issues Spain Transfusion medicine Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:12:47 +0000 andrewp 17970 at http://www.gaystarnews.com New Zealand Labour leadership hopeful: don't judge me on my sexuality http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-zealand-labour-leadership-hopeful-dont-judge-me-my-sexuality290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Grant Robertson is downplaying suggestions his being gay will affect his chances</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-zealand-labour-leadership-hopeful-dont-judge-me-my-sexuality290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/new-zealand-labour-leadership-hopeful-dont-judge-me-my-sexuality290914#comments News Cunliffe Dan Cunliffe David Cunliffe David Shearer Gay Gender Government of New Zealand Grant Robertson Grant Robertson Homosexuality Human behavior Human sexuality judge Labour Party MP New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand Herald New Zealand Labour Party New Zealand Labour Party New Zealand MP Person Party politician Politics Politics of New Zealand Robertson Social Issues Socialism The New Zealand Herald Wellington Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:13:06 +0000 darrenw 17969 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Trinidad and Tobago prime minister: gay rights 'not legally possible' http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trinidad-and-tobago-prime-minister-gay-rights-not-legally-possible290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Kamla Persad-Bissessar hinted that a referendum may be called on decriminalizing gay sex</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trinidad-and-tobago-prime-minister-gay-rights-not-legally-possible290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trinidad-and-tobago-prime-minister-gay-rights-not-legally-possible290914#comments News Camden Airstrip Commonwealth of Nations Cuba–Trinidad and Tobago relations Government International relations Kamla Kamla Persad-Bissessar Kamla Persad-Bissessar Mary King New York Political geography Politics Politics of Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Prime minister Prime Minister of Canada Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Social Issues Tobago Trinidad Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago general election United Kingdom Mon, 29 Sep 2014 04:05:22 +0000 darrenw 17968 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Six men jailed for gay sex in Egypt http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/six-men-jailed-gay-sex-egypt290914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The men were arrested in a raid on an apartment they rented out as a place for gay sex</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/six-men-jailed-gay-sex-egypt290914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/six-men-jailed-gay-sex-egypt290914#comments News Android software Egypt Egyptian court Facebook Gay Gay men Gender Geosocial networking Grindr Homosexuality Human behavior Human sexuality Law LGBT Personal life Software UN Court Mon, 29 Sep 2014 02:36:20 +0000 darrenw 17967 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Three arrested in New York City for an anti-gay attack http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/three-arrested-new-york-city-anti-gay-attack280914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The two gay men were walking in Brooklyn when the suspects started yelling homophobic slurs</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/three-arrested-new-york-city-anti-gay-attack280914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/three-arrested-new-york-city-anti-gay-attack280914#comments News Abuse Cody Sigue Crime Daily News Dispute resolution Ethics Gender-based violence Matthew Smith New York City Person Attributes Social Issues Sociology Tavon Johnson the Daily News Transphobic violence Violence Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:34:31 +0000 Jamesw 17966 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Hundreds march for equality in Belgrade Gay Pride http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/hundreds-march-equality-belgrade-gay-pride280914 <!--paging_filter--><p> 'Belgrade is an open city, which means it is open to all and that everyone here is equal'</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/hundreds-march-equality-belgrade-gay-pride280914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/hundreds-march-equality-belgrade-gay-pride280914#comments News Belgrade Belgrade Belgrade City Hall Europe Europe Gay pride Gay Pride March Geography of Serbia Interior Minister LGBT LGBT culture Nebojsa Stefanovic Nemanjina Street Pride parade Pride parades Serbia Sexuality and gender identity-based cultures Šumadija The Parade Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:23:45 +0000 Jamesw 17965 at http://www.gaystarnews.com ‘Grease’ star under fire for tasteless gay sex Instagram photo http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/%E2%80%98grease%E2%80%99-star-under-fire-tasteless-gay-sex-instagram-photo280914 <!--paging_filter--><p> Australian singer Rob Mills posted an image of two toys engaged in a sex act to depict a losing football team</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/%E2%80%98grease%E2%80%99-star-under-fire-tasteless-gay-sex-instagram-photo280914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/%E2%80%98grease%E2%80%99-star-under-fire-tasteless-gay-sex-instagram-photo280914#comments News Australia Australian Football League Human Interest Instagram IPhone software Person Location Photo sharing Rob Mills singer Sydney Technology Victoria Victoria Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:42:07 +0000 liamj 17964 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Authorities give Belgrade gay pride march the go ahead, first to be held since 2010 http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/authorities-give-belgrade-gay-pride-march-go-ahead-first-be-held-2010280914 <!--paging_filter--><p> An estimated 7,000 members of the police will provide the security for the Pride Parade after ultra-nationalists and far-right groups threaten to protest</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/authorities-give-belgrade-gay-pride-march-go-ahead-first-be-held-2010280914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/authorities-give-belgrade-gay-pride-march-go-ahead-first-be-held-2010280914#comments News Aleksandar Vučić Belgrade Belgrade Geography of Europe Geography of Serbia Interior Minister LGBT culture Natural Disaster Nebojsa Stefanovic Pride parades Prime Minister Republic of Serbia Serbia Social Issues Sun, 28 Sep 2014 03:04:48 +0000 sylviat 17963 at http://www.gaystarnews.com Indonesia's Aceh lawmakers approve caning for gay sex http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/indonesias-aceh-lawmakers-approve-caning-gay-sex280914 <!--paging_filter--><p> The semi-autonomous region of Aceh province has passed a law to punish gay and lesbian sex by 100 lashes in public</p> <p><a href="http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/indonesias-aceh-lawmakers-approve-caning-gay-sex280914" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/indonesias-aceh-lawmakers-approve-caning-gay-sex280914#comments News Aceh Aceh Asia Daud Bereueh Free Aceh Movement Free Aceh Movement Indonesia Indonesia Indonesian Muslims Jantho National Heroes of Indonesia New Order Politics Sharia Social Issues Southeast Asia Sukarno Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:18:26 +0000 sylviat 17962 at http://www.gaystarnews.com