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WATCH: Things not to say to a trans person

WATCH: Things not to say to a trans person

By Chad St James 27th May, 2015

Transgender people get asked the weirdest things.

Yes, trans girls are welcome in America's Girl Scouts

Yes, trans girls are welcome in America's Girl Scouts

By Heidi Maier 26th May, 2015

The Girl Scouts of America allows all girls to become scouts — including young gay and transgender women – but the conservative right wishes they’d scrap their inclusive policy altogether.

Ireland says YES! to equality in world-first vote20

Ireland says YES! to equality in world-first vote

By Matt Akersten 23rd May, 2015

Today's marriage equality YES vote in Ireland is a historic turning-point in the worldwide quest for equal marriage rights - it's the first time the issue has been put to a public vote, and it's a resounding VICTORY.

France:

France: "They didn't let me kiss my girlfriend on the platform"

By Heidi Maier 23rd May, 2015

A French lesbian couple has gone public talking about an incident when the conductor on a train reprimanded them for kissing publicly, and allegedly added that heterosexual people would be free to kiss and demonstrate affection.

WATCH: Lithuania's sweet kisses at Eurovision semi-final

WATCH: Lithuania's sweet kisses at Eurovision semi-final

By Matt Akersten 22nd May, 2015

Lithuania's catchy Eurovision 2015 song 'This Time' featured kissing same-sex couple back-up dancers - and got through to the final show this weekend.

Indian mum takes out newspaper ad so son can find husband

Indian mum takes out newspaper ad so son can find husband

By Matt Akersten 21st May, 2015

A supportive mother in India has placed a newspaper ad to help her son find the perfect husband.

Get ready to rumble with 'Gay Fighter Supreme'

Get ready to rumble with 'Gay Fighter Supreme'

By Matt Akersten 20th May, 2015

The world's first all-LGBTI character fighting game will amuse you if you're a fan of Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat style games - and if you don't take gay stereotypes too seriously.

Drag queens in ice cream ad:

Drag queens in ice cream ad: "Be true to your pleasure"

By Matt Akersten 19th May, 2015

Premiering at Cannes this week was a new ad for ice cream/chocolate treat Magnum which is coming to screens around Europe.

Marriage equality? YES! Ireland goes to the polls this Friday

Marriage equality? YES! Ireland goes to the polls this Friday

By Matt Akersten 19th May, 2015

With only days to go until Ireland's world-first referendum on equal marriage rights, activists from both sides of the debate are ramping up their campaigns.

Clinton's sweet letter to soon-to-be-married lesbian couple

Clinton's sweet letter to soon-to-be-married lesbian couple

By Heidi Maier 19th May, 2015

"It’s not every day that you open your mailbox to find a letter of gratitude, love and support from the potential first female president of the United States."

WATCH: YouTuber's coming out video is a fairytale10

WATCH: YouTuber's coming out video is a fairytale

By Matt Akersten 18th May, 2015

"This video is very special to me and has so much meaning," says young musician Joey Graceffa, who has over 4.6 million subscribers on YouTube.

WATCH: Jane Lynch is now an 'Angel From Hell'

WATCH: Jane Lynch is now an 'Angel From Hell'

By Matt Akersten 14th May, 2015

Actress Jane Lynch's next role after playing nasty coach Sue Sylvester on Glee is as a sassy guardian angel in a new TV comedy/drama pilot.

Gambian President threatens to cut gay men's throats18

Gambian President threatens to cut gay men's throats

By Matt Akersten 13th May, 2015

"If you are a man and want to marry another man in this country and we catch you, no one will ever set eyes on you again, and no white person can do anything about it."

Fox News contributor comes out as ‘gayservative’3

Fox News contributor comes out as ‘gayservative’

By Christian Chelvan 8th May, 2015

Guy Benson, a Fox News contributor and political editor for conservative website Townhall.com has come out of the closet in his forthcoming book as a gay conservative.

Nebraska woman files federal lawsuit against ALL homosexuals5

Nebraska woman files federal lawsuit against ALL homosexuals

By Chad St James 7th May, 2015

Some people really have way too much time on their hands. Take 66-year-old Sylvia Driskell from Nebraska, she's filed a federal lawsuit “against homosexuals” last week in the U.S. District Court of Omaha.

WATCH: Gay and straight best friends go to prom

WATCH: Gay and straight best friends go to prom

By Matt Akersten 7th May, 2015

"I just want a guy as a date to the prom," said Anthony Martinez, a gay 17-year-old high schooler from Las Vegas. "I always help with dances, It'd be nice to get asked to one."

Hundreds of same-sex couples opt for holiday wedding in NZ3

Hundreds of same-sex couples opt for holiday wedding in NZ

By Matt Akersten 6th May, 2015

New Zealand is now proving itself as an inclusive wedding tourism hotspot. Of the 486 same-sex weddings that happened there last year, 391 were couples from overseas.