A soldier from Edmonton, Canada has been jailed for ‘Superman-punching’ a gay man in a nightclub.
The Halton Catholic School Board (HCSB) in Canada forbids the formulation of any student group containing the word ‘gay’ in its title, despite passing a new equity and inclusive education policy on 15 February.
The US state of Arizona is pushing to cut health benefits for gay and lesbian domestic partners.
Four women and six men were arrested yesterday in Chicago after they held a five-hour demonstration at the Cook County marriage licence office. The protest was sparked when two of the women were refused a marriage licence.
This year’s gay pride parade in Hungary’s capital, Budapest, has been banned by the city’s police. The gay organisation in charge of the parade, which was set to take place on 18 June, plan to dispute the ban in court.
American tycoon and possible 2012 presidential candidate, Donald Trump, has vowed to oppose gay marriage in his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.
During an interview with ESPN.com, Morehead State (Kentucky, USA) basketball star Kenneth Fariad spoke warmly of his two mothers and how they have taught him to come to terms with what love is all about.
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, of popular German team Schalke, told Bunte magazine that gay players should have the courage to come out because fans care more about their performance than their sexuality.
In the US state of Wisconsin, the United Methodist Church have brought a case against a lesbian minister, through which they hope to dismiss her from the clergy.
Two women in Tennessee have filed a lawsuit against the neighbour they say set fire to their house and daubed the word ‘QUEERS’ across the wall of their garage.