As we come to terms with the tragic loss of life and continue to express our solidarity and support with the victims of the Orlando shooting in the face of mindless homophobia and terrorism, these discriminatory rules are being brought into question and scrutinised under the public spotlight now more than ever before, as we ask ourselves: what is the real reason why a monogamous gay man cannot give blood while a heterosexual man with an indeterminate number of sexual partners would be welcome to donate?
A pastor who brandished signs reading "Jesus would stone homos" outside his church in Harlem is being challenged in the best
Another sign displayed by Pastor Manning The pastor also made controversial remarks about the "influx of white people moving
An image of two Russian women sharing a kiss on board a flight has gone viral – thanks to the presence of a somewhat unassuming
We've got to understand what the goal of gay advocacy really is. When I was growing up I didn't want to be like everyone else... Gay people aren't criminals asking to be loved in spite of their crimes. They're not addicts wanting to be understood beyond their addiction. And they're certainly not sinners wishing to be spared of evil.
At the very end of Spirit Day, the entire school emptied onto the playground for a photograph to show our unity for all young LGBT people who have faced bullying, abuse or discrimination. And as our pupils jostled and argued over who would get to hold the rainbow flag, I knew that we had made a difference, and that things would never be the same again.
Dispelling the Dark Clouds of Section 28: Flying Into Blue Skies Through the Leadership of New Teachers
I write this in the last week of the six week summer holiday, teetering on the brink of a brand new school year brimming with all its hope and possibility. 2014-2015 academic year, for my school - Dame Elizabeth Cadbury in Bournville, Birmingham - is a very exciting one.
A Ukip councillor has been suspended by his party after a homophobic rant in a local newspaper blew up into a media storm
A stabbing which left a man seriously ill in hospital may have been the victim of a gay hate crime, Detectives fear. The
A pastor is under police investigation after describing the Norwich Pride celebrations as an “unashamed carnival of perverted