Indya Moore
Indya Moore urges companies to support LGBTI people outside of Pride month

Pose star Indya Moore took to Twitter to discuss the harm an increasingly corporate version of Pride can do to the LGBTI community

Wagamama gender neutral toilets
Wagamama to introduce gender-neutral bathrooms in their restaurants

The Asian-inspired chain plans to celebrate London’s Trans Pride with the move

Nike’s 2019 Pride range pays tribute to Gilbert Baker’s original Pride flag

The collection features Baker’s original design with eight colors including pink and turquoise

Three screenshots of the new gay dating app Taimi
Gay dating app Taimi launches in Singapore

App arrives in city-state despite Singapore’s law banning male homosexual sex

A woman in a white t-shirt that has a rainbow castle on it, she has a rainbow headband on
Disney launches new Rainbow collection for Pride month

We love the rainbow Mickey Mouse ears

You can now buy an IKEA rainbow bag | Photo: IKEA US
You can now buy a IKEA rainbow special edition bag for Pride

Forget the old blue bag! Get this one and raise money for an LGBTI charity

Reebok's Pride footwear collection
Check out Reebok’s new Pride footwear collection

Like Converse and Adidas, Reebok is offering its own limited-edition Pride collection

Bella Hadid and Lil Miquela in the new Calvin Klein promo film
Calvin Klein apologises amid accusations of ‘queerbaiting’ in new ad

The clothing company responded to criticism of an ad featuring Bella Hadid kissing female robot, Lil Miquela

Do you want to play an essential role in bringing LGBTI people together as a true global community?

Gay Star News is forming a brand new community development team tasked with building the future LGBTI community – empowering people through storytelling and content that really matters.

American fast food chain Chick-fil-A plans to open shop in Toronto next year
Cal Poly faculty votes to remove Chick-fil-A from campus

‘If you have a mission statement that indicates that you value inclusivity and diversity, then you should be making your business decisions based on that’

War Paint: Makeup for Men
This company is marketing makeup for men and the internet is not having it

They claim male skin is ‘different’ from female skin, and thus men need their own manly brand of makeup

Pinewood Studios in Atlanta, Georgia
Five production companies will not film in Georgia over new abortion law

455 productions were filmed in Georgia last year

The Texas Senate in Austin
Texas House LGBTI caucus torpedoes ‘Save Chick-fil-A’ bill

Opponents to the bill were concerned it could lead to LGBTI discrimination on the grounds of religious freedoms

Google Gender fluid
Google is adding new non-binary emojis to their phones

‘It is an impossible task to communicate gender in a single image. It’s a construct.’

For the first time, Nielsen has begun including LGBTI households in their ratings
LGBTI households are now Nielsen Families and show very different viewing patterns

RuPaul’s Drag Race was ranked #3 among LGBTI households, while being #285 in the general population

Virgin train Entrepreneur Richard Branson | Photo: Flickr / William Murphy
Richard Branson urges businesses to pledge support for LGBTI rights

The billionaire’s comments are in reference to anti-gay laws which were recently implemented in Brunei

Citi London
Citigroup CEO defends sponsoring event honoring homophobic Brazilian president

Jair Bolosonaro has attracted significant controversy for his anti-LGBTI rhetoric

M&S sandwich
Marks & Spencer’s new ‘LGBT’ sandwich met with mixed reactions online

M&S released the sandwich along with donations to two LGBTI charities in the lead up to Pride month

A Docklands Light Railway train, operated by TfL, decorated in rainbow colors for Pride in 2015
11 anti-gay countries see their adverts halted on London transport network

TfL has previously carried campaigns by Pakistan Tourism, Emirates airline and Qatar Airways, but has put a hold on accepting any more

LGBTI business states Massachusetts
Massachusetts ranked the number one state for LGBTI-inclusive businesses

Massachusetts ranks ahead of California and New York as the state with the best LGBTI-inclusive business climate in the US

Taylor Swift wins GLAAD Award
Taylor Swift, Amazon calling to stop anti-LGBTI laws in Tennessee

Dozen of businesses have spoken up against Tennessee’s Slate of Hate

a rainbow sign reading 'proud af' at a pride parade surrounded by people
Abercrombie & Fitch expands partnership with LGBTI group, The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention organization for young LGBTI people

Sex robot Ken
Sex robot brothel to open in Japan as more men seek bisexual threesomes

Several clients ‘request an appointment with male dolls and female dolls at the same time,’ LumiDolls boss explained

Jair Bolsonaro, presidential candidate in Brazil
Brazilian bank ad featuring trans woman removed after president intervenes

The commercial was taken down after Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro spoke with the head of Banco do Brasil

Rainbow and American flags neighborhood
Tennessee Titans come out in opposition to proposed anti-LGBTI legislature

Football team hits out at discriminatory ideals which could affect businesses in the state 

Two women holding cushions with Siri and Alexa.
Siri and Alexa get married in weird ceremony and we have questions

We’re talking about AI same-sex love, but not everyone is thrilled

Sabah Shell Station
Shell’s LGBTI support comes under scrutiny due to business ties with Brunei

The oil-rich nation was condemned for introducing extreme anti-gay laws earlier this month

George Pell arrives for sentencing in Melbourne (Photo: Twitter)
Qantas bans anti-gay Cardinal from VIP lounge after child sex conviction

‘It’s probably the most exclusive club in the country’