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Meet the gay hero who went from make-up artist to rescuing typhoon victims

HMS Illustrious was in the Mediterranean north of the Suez Canal in early November last year when a message came through from the British …

James Arthur dropped from Simon Cowell’s label after anti-gay rant

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Iran admits it has gays after all, and lots of them

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Gay-hating Ugandan minister Sam Kutesa elected UN president

Uganda’s foreign minister Sam Kutesa, accused of helping to pass the anti-gay law, has been elected United Nations president.<p>It was Africa’s turn to …

Oxford Student Union calls for anti-gay Sultan of Brunei to be stripped of honours

PinkNews Exclusive<br>The Student Union at Oxford University has unanimously passed an emergency motion condemning the decision of the university not to …

Texas Governor compares homosexuality to alcoholism

Texas Governor Rick Perry has suggested people can ‘choose’ to be gay in the same way you can ‘choose’ not to be an alcoholic.<p>He made the remarks on …

Gay Country Singer: Gay Men Are Sad, Predatory Drunks?

The storyline has Grand continually offering his straight friend - out of sight from the guy's girlfriend - his flask of whiskey, and once they are …

A gay dad sounds off on Nancy Grace defending anti-gay bigot Anita Bryant

A few months ago, I appreciated Nancy Grace’s perspective. News media were reporting that a woman named Jessica Dutro had killed her little boy …

US Attorney General Eric Holder blasts Boy Scouts over continued ban on gay adults

US Attorney General Eric Holder has made a stinging criticism of the Boy Scouts of America excluding gay and lesbian adults from scouting in comments …

Oklahoma state House candidate defends stoning gays

A candidate for Oklahoma’s state House considers stoning just punishment for gays.<p>Last summer Scott Esk, a conservative Republican, responded in a …

Grandchild of late homophobe Fred Phelps poses for NOH8 campaign

Libby Phelps knows her infamously anti-gay grandfather is probably rolling over in his grave over the fact that she posed this week for the NOH8 …

Disabled couple wins case after being ‘humiliated’ at Glasgow gay bar

A disabled gay couple has won a case after being ‘humiliated’ at a Glasgow gay bar.<p>Nightclub bosses refused entry to him and husband Nathan, saying …

Jewish group slams Family Research Council for comparing Christian baker having to serve gay couple to Nazi Germany

Family Research Council president Tony Perkins has drawn the ire of one of the most prominent Jewish groups in America after he drew on the Holocaust …

Bayer sued over refusal to pay out survivor benefits to gay widower

A Connecticut gay man is suing the Bayer Corporation after it refused to pay him survivors’ benefits after his husband died.<p>Bayer claims they do not …

Muslim youths lynch gay man in Ghana and are still hunting his lover

A gang of Muslim youths are wanted by Ghanaian police over the lynching murder of a gay man but their local community is refusing to cooperate with …

Send gay Brits to work in Russia, former BP boss says

British companies should be sending gay employees to work in Russia, the former BP boss has said.<p>Lord John Browne, who was forced to stand down from …

Ugandan president has speech interrupted by gays in London

Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni is spending some a few days in the British capital, and he has been unable to escape criticism of his anti-gay law.<p>…

More than half of gay employees are closeted at work

The majority of LGBT Americans are closeted at work, a new poll has revealed.<p>53% of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees say they feel …

Russia officially approves gay rights protest for the first time

Gay people will have the rare chance to speak out against hatred in Russia after authorities approved a protest yesterday (8 May).<p>Alexander …

With one wife dying, Indiana's Attorney General blasted for 'shameful display of cruelty' towards lesbian couple

The Indiana Attorney General’s office is being blasted by Lambda Legal for continuing its legal fight against a dying woman and her desire to have …

Trans people listed as ‘mentally ill’ by London council

Trans people are outraged after being listed as ‘mentally ill’ by a London council.<p>A housing form sent to thousands of people by Camden Council in …

Drunk Canadian woman jailed for threatening gay Mountie with violence

A woman who threatened an openly gay member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in Canada’s Northwest Territories has been sentenced to 60 …

US Congressman Louie Gohmert compares same-sex marriage supporters to Nazis

Texas Republican congressman Louie Gohmert on Friday accused LGBTI activists and people who support same-sex marriage as demonstrating the same …

Judge strikes down gay marriage ban in Arkansas - does not stay decision

Writing that ‘tradition alone cannot form a rational basis for a law,’ a state judge on Friday (9 May) struck down a ban on gay marriage in the state …

Another Westboro Baptist Church member abandons church

Zach Phelps-Roper has spoken about his decision to break away from the Westboro Baptist Church and reconnect with other family members excommunicated …

Philadelphia man murdered after Grindr meet up

25-year-old Dino Dizdarević was found beaten so badly that police had to identify him using his clothes in a Pennsylvania car lot last Thursday after …