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Georgia city adds protections for gay, transgender workers

East Point, Georgia
East Point has become the second city in Fulton County, Georgia, — and one of several statewide — to adopt protections for its gay and transgender employees. From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution: The local law prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation ...

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Uganda may drop execution from anti-gay bill, denies Western pressure

Uganda has signaled plans to soften its proposed anti-gay legislation, but the government denied on Wednesday that it was bowing to an outcry in the West over a controversial bill that could have seen homosexuals put to death, reports Reuters. ...

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Does the ‘Sex and the City 2′ trailer reveal a gay wedding? (Video)

It’s six months until the premiere, but Warner Bros this week released the official trailer of Sex and the City 2. There have been few details released about the plot of the second film, and the trailer gives only a ...

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Dad fears son is gay, forces him to have sex with hooker

An Australia man will stand trial for the rape of his son after allegedly forcing the 14 year-old to have sex with a prostitute because he feared the boy was gay. During a family barbecue around Christmas time in 2007, ...

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Republican congressmen call on Uganda president to block anti-gay bill

Five members of the U.S. Congress are calling on Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to reject proposed anti-gay legislation that imposes harsh penalties, including execution, for certain acts of homosexuality. The five representatives — Chris Smith, Frank Wolf, Joe Pitts, Trent ...

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Studio execs want Downey to tone down the ‘gay’ Sherlock banter

Studio executives at Warner Bros. are reportedly upset that Robert Downey Jr. continues to hint that Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are gay. In the upcoming Sherlock Holmes, due in theaters Friday, Director Guy Ritchie has described Holmes’ relationship with ...

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Mexico City legislature approves gay marriage, a first for Latin America

Mexico City‘s legislature on Monday legalized gay marriage, the first such approval in Latin America. The bill calls for a change in the definition of marriage in the city’s civic code, from the union of a man and a woman ...

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NM bill proposes constitutional ban on gay marriage

When the New Mexico legislature reconvenes in January, one of the bills that will be under consideration is a proposed constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, reports the New Mexico Independent. A previous bill that would have allowed Domestic Partnerships ...

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Gay Canadian politician’s Christmas card attacked by internet homophobes

A gay Canadian Member of Parliament who sent out a Christmas card featuring himself and his husband has been attacked by homophobes on the internet, reports Pink News. Nova Scotia Liberal MP Scott Brison’s personalized card (above) shows him and ...

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BBC issues apology for online debate over gay executions

The BBC has issued an apology following complaints about an online debate which asked: “Should homosexuals face execution?” in response to proposed anti-gay legislation in Uganda. Critics blasted the British broadcaster, saying the BBC should not treat the execution of ...

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