There have been ups and downs for marriage equality around the world in the past few weeks, we’ve summed up the highlights for you.
A gay German activist has been beaten in Belgrade ahead of the upcoming Serbian pride march.
Two separate European gay rallies received very different welcomes last weekend, but what they had in common was this year’s Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst.
A gay politician recently elected to the European Parliament has said same sex-marriage “breeds homophobia,” while a colleague from the same party, UKIP, has called for gay conversion therapy to be made available to all.
Roger Helmer, of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), who previously compared homosexuality to incest and suggested homophobia was no worse than disliking Earl Grey tea has been elected by UK voters to serve in the European Union (EU) Parliament. Meanwhile, David Coburn, UKIP’s first openly-gay MEP, has also been elected.
Greens leader Christine Milne has urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to consider changing the location of the upcoming Winter Olympics from Russia to another …