A Brazilian general’s comment that gay soldiers should not be allowed to command troops sparked fierce criticism today from gay rights groups and a national lawyers’ organisation that champions human rights
Sarah Jessica Parker has given away her tickets to the Sex and the City 2 premier in a bid to raise money for equal LGBT rights.
Kenya police on Friday arrested five suspected homosexuals in a coastal resort town after hundreds of residents protested over a planned gay wedding, a local official said.
Seeking to overcome a broadcast blackout imposed by the US Supreme Court, a pair of Los Angeles filmmakers have undertaken the task of faithfully recreating the federal trial on California’s same-sex marriage ban for the internet – all 60-plus hours of it; every “um,” “yes, your honour” and “objection!”
A GAY Malaysian pastor who plans to marry his American partner in New York has pledged to throw a wedding banquet in his home country despite the disapproval of Muslim politicians.
The Reverend Ouyang Wen Feng told The Associated Press that he hopes more Malaysians will "speak up for gay people".
Several government leaders and state-linked media in Muslim-majority Malaysia have criticised Ouyang in recent days.
Islamic Affairs Minister Jamil Khir Baharom said authorities were concerned that Ouyang was advocating "extremism".
Ouyang said in an email to the AP that he plans to "have a wedding banquet in Kuala Lumpur next year".
He moved to the United States in 1998 to study theology. He was ordained a minister four years ago.
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