CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to six months in jail for shooting a gay man with a BB gun during a gay pride parade last summer.
BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A young man convicted of sodomy was whipped 20 times Thursday in a northern Nigerian Shariah court.
MSNBC Anchor Joy Reid publically apologized Monday after a Twitter user found homophobic remarks on her blog.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A Muslim rights organization praises Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan for signing a bill that bans gay organizations, meetings and gay marriage, and commends him for resisting pressure from Western countries.
A teacher in New Jersey temporarily handed over her certifications after making homophobic remarks on social media.
A former FDNY firefighter is suing the department over claims he faced discrimination because of his race and perceived sexuality.
LONDON (AP) — Actor Ian McKellen and 27 Nobel laureates have written an open letter urging Russia's president to repeal an anti-gay law and expressing their solidarity with critics of the legislation.
Last month brought the death of the leader of the Westboro Baptist Church, Fred Phelps, who infamously coined the phrase 'God Hates Fags' and was considered by many to be 'the most homophobic man in America.’
Moore, OK (KFOR) -- Scott Esk is running for House District 91 state representative.
In an 11-page ruling, Delaware County Common Pleas Judge Barry C. Dozor denied convicted killer William F. Smithson’s request for a new trial.
Add gay porn producer Michael Lucas to the chorus of boos directed towards MSNBC host Joy Reid.
(CNN) -- First, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers addressed rumors that he was gay on his weekly ESPN radio show, saying, "I am not gay. I really, really like women."
Russian President Vladimir Putin poured fuel on the anti-gay controversy Friday (January 17), saying gays visiting Russia for the Olympics can feel at ease as long as they “leave children in peace, please.”
Queens of the Stone Age singer Josh Homme called out racists and homophobes in a new documentary.
Rapper Cardi B and her fiance Offset, a member of the rap group Migos, are fighting back against criticisms over seemingly homophobic lyrics.
A report out of England says that countries that have homophobic practices could be missing out on positive economic impact.
The 2017 Warwick Rowers’ nude calendar, a project started to combat gender bias in sports, has been banned by Russia for promoting “gay propaganda.”
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered new assurances to gay athletes and fans attending the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics next month. Yet he defended Russia's anti-gay law by equating gays with pedophiles and said Russia needs to "cleanse" itself of homosexuality if it wants to increase its birth rate.
English soccer and rugby teams took to the pitch with multi-color laces to support the fight against homophobia.
(AP) A Republican state lawmaker in Pennsylvania is calling a colleague a "lying homosexual" in a Facebook post attacking liberal legislators.