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‘Jersey Shore’ cast member spews gay slurs in homophopic tirade (Video)

Ronnie Magro from Jersey Shore didn’t just fight in front of the cameras — he also went on a homophobic tirade and spewed anti-gay slurs during an altercation on the boardwalk . And the footage has finally come to light… ...

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New Hampshire House to vote on two anti-gay marriage bills this week

New Hampshire‘s House is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a pair of anti-gay marriage bills. One is a bill, sponsored by Rep. L. Mike Kappler, which would repeal the state’s six-week-old law legalizing gay marriage. The other is a proposed ...

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Maddow makes no apologies: ‘I can’t do the show as a non-gay person’

A new profile in The Washington Post examines Rachel Maddow‘s coverage of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and the fine line between activist and cable news host. Columnist Howard Kurtz profiled the openly gay MSNBC news anchor, paying close attention to ...

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Texas Attorney General steps in to block same-sex divorce

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is trying to stop the divorce of two women in Austin on grounds their Massachusetts marriage is not legally recognized in the Lone Star state. Last week, a Travis County state district judge granted a ...

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South African man wins 2010 Mr. Gay World competition

A South African man has won the 2010 Mr. Gay World pageant, beating rivals from Australia, Hong Kong, China and Spain, the organizers announced Sunday. Charl Van den Berg, 28, who runs a restaurant in Cape Town, won after four ...

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Oklahoma man suing state for rejecting ‘IM GAY’ vanity license plate

An Oklahoma man is suing the state for rejecting his application for a personalized license plate that proclaims IM GAY. "I want to tell people who I am and what I am. I’m proud of it. I’m openly gay. I’m ...

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Openly gay Providence mayor announces run for Kennedy’s house seat

Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline on Saturday announced plans to seek the U.S. House seat being vacated by Patrick J. Kennedy. Cicilline, 49, Rhode Island’s first openly gay mayor, became the second Democrat to declare his candidacy for the congressional ...

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Queer Rising activists stage protest outside NYC marriage bureau (Video)

Four gay rights activists were arrested Friday morning after staging a protest in which they chained themselves to a New York City marriage bureau. The group, members of the LGBT civil disobedience group Queer Rising, chanted “one struggle, one fight, ...

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Kenya police arrest 5 suspected homosexuals in raid on gay wedding

A new report, cites at least six incidents since 2008 in which mobs attacked or threatened lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people or health workers serving the LGBT community.
Kenya police on Friday arrested five suspected homosexuals in a coastal resort town after hundreds of residents protested over a planned gay wedding. A police official said two of the men had been found with wedding rings, attempting to get ...

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Minnesota gay rights group rallies in support of gay marriage legislation

Gay rights supporters rallied at the Minnesota state capital in St. Paul this week in a show of support for same-sex marriage. One of the state’s most high-profile gay rights group gathered spiritual leaders and activists in the Capitol rotunda ...

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