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WATCH: Obama tells Kenya to treat gay people equally8

WATCH: Obama tells Kenya to treat gay people equally

By Matt Akersten 25th Jul, 2015

"As an African-American in the United States, I'm painfully aware of the history of what happens when people are treated differently under the law."

Mega-sore-ass? T-Rex and Thai sex in Jurassic porn parody7

Mega-sore-ass? T-Rex and Thai sex in Jurassic porn parody

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2015

Jurassic World was great, but the lack of dinosaur/man sex scenes in the blockbuster adventure inspired a Thai gay video crew into action to create a version showing "the exciting between human and dinosaur."

WATCH: Gay couple attacked by mob in Ukraine

WATCH: Gay couple attacked by mob in Ukraine

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2015

A magazine in the Ukraine was filming one of those "how will people react" videos with a gay couple in Kiev - and it started well, but things took a dangerous turn when a mob of angry young men descended.

Julianne Moore and Ellen Page will make you cry lots in 'Freeheld'

Julianne Moore and Ellen Page will make you cry lots in 'Freeheld'

By Matt Akersten 23rd Jul, 2015

Based on a true story of a US lesbian couple who fought for their rights as tragedy struck, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page starring in 'Freeheld' is sure to be a tearjerker - we're predicting it'll be one of the best film dramas of 2015.

UK's new Lib Dems leader asked three times if gay sex is a sin

UK's new Lib Dems leader asked three times if gay sex is a sin

By Matt Akersten 23rd Jul, 2015

"But I'm asking for your personal view. Do you personally, as a Christian, believe that homosexual sex is a sin?"

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Swedish Army: "Some things you should not have to camouflage"

By Chad St James 20th Jul, 2015

Sweden's Armed Forces have launched a new Pride campaign, calling on its LGBT service members to be free and serve openly.

US soldier shut downs arguments against Caitlyn Jenner's courage award1

US soldier shut downs arguments against Caitlyn Jenner's courage award

By Chad St James 19th Jul, 2015

"You are on the wrong side of history. Like many bigots of the civil rights era, you will one day have to answer for your hate."

Airbnb's new ad: 'Mankind, womankind, transkind, humankind'

Airbnb's new ad: 'Mankind, womankind, transkind, humankind'

By Matt Akersten 17th Jul, 2015

"Airbnb believes that every person in the world should feel like they can belong anywhere."

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Caitlyn Jenner: "Trans people deserve your respect"

By Matt Akersten 16th Jul, 2015

In Caitlyn Jenner's first major event appearance since she came out as transgender, she's delivered a knockout inspiring speech about what her life's like now.

Ask Siri - she's got Caitlyn Jenner's gender right

Ask Siri - she's got Caitlyn Jenner's gender right

By Matt Akersten 16th Jul, 2015

Showing respect for a transgender person's identity, Apple's personal assistant Siri doesn't have time for any misgendering of Caitlyn Jenner - she'll correct you if you ask about her former self.

WATCH: Xavier and Magneto - a love story3

WATCH: Xavier and Magneto - a love story

By Chad St James 14th Jul, 2015

Actors James MacAvoy and Michael Fassbender are well aware that some keen fans of the X-Men movies imagine their characters in a romantic relationship.

What happens when two guys hold hands in Russia22

What happens when two guys hold hands in Russia

By Matt Akersten 14th Jul, 2015

An experiment by a Russian TV channel looking at Moscow citizens' reactions to a pair of guys holding hands on the street has had some disturbing results.

LOOK: Two brides unite in 'Jenny's Wedding'

LOOK: Two brides unite in 'Jenny's Wedding'

By Heidi Maier 13th Jul, 2015

"I have never been more certain about anything in my entire life than I am about marrying you."

WATCH: 100 years of fashion5

WATCH: 100 years of fashion

By Matt Akersten 13th Jul, 2015

This is a fashionable history lesson you won't want to miss. Which look is your favourite?

Move over rainbow flag, heterosexual flag unveiled in Russia

Move over rainbow flag, heterosexual flag unveiled in Russia

By Chad St James 10th Jul, 2015

Vladimir Putin's party United Russia has unveiled a new flag designed to combat the so-called “gay fever” taking over the world.

Coming soon: Marriage equality - the movie!

Coming soon: Marriage equality - the movie!

By Heidi Maier 9th Jul, 2015

After the 26 June ruling that same-sex marriage should be legalised in all states in the US, Fox Searchlight is planning a movie based on the case that led to the groundbreaking decision.

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"I am HIV positive. Touch me!"

By Matt Akersten 9th Jul, 2015

An experiment by an HIV positive man in Finland got some heart-warming results - leading to an emotional video which has now been seen by over 4 million YouTube viewers.