A Parliament petition has been started which calls for the government to bar bishops from sitting in the House of Lords – after the Church of England sanctioned the U.S. Episcopal Church for its support of gay rights.
The Church of England fears that Archbishops from conservative countries will walk out of a week-long summit called by Archbishop Justin Welby over the issue of gay rights.
President Barak Obama has spoken in favour of LGBT rights during a trip to Kenya – the first visit of a serving U.S. President to the African country.
Apple stores worldwise are turning their iconic logo red today, to mark World AIDS Day.
The Gambia’s National Assembly has passed a bill that makes some homosexual acts punishable by life imprisonment.