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Brunei Law To Allow Death By Stoning For Gay Sex

The Huffington Post reports that the United Nations has responded to the nation of Brunei, a sovereign state in southeast Asia, where officials are reportedly set to roll out a new penal code including death […]

In Post-DOMA World, Gay Couples Still Face Tax Day Challenges

MSNBC reports that when the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a central provision of the Defense of Marriage Act last June, it opened the door for government agencies—including the Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department […]

Turkey Is Building The World’s First Openly Gay Prison

Business Insider reports that the GLBT community in Turkey is in an uproar over the weekend announcement by Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag that the government has come up with a plant to “protect convicts” by […]

Planned Anti-Gay Rally In Ethiopia Is Cancelled

ABC News reports that a planned anti-gay rally that would have made Ethiopia the latest African country to demonize gays has been cancelled, officials said Wednesday. Read the full story from ABC News 

Peru Compiles Signatures For GLBT Civil Unions

The Huffington Post reports that despite international strides to recognize and protect GLBT people, ultra-conservative countries like Peru have lagged behind, but change may be right around the corner. Read the full story from the […]


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BigGayNews from Mississippi: Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Signs Anti-Gay Bill Politico reports that Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill Thursday that supporters say will assure unfettered practice of religion without government interference. Opponents worry that […]


BigGayNews for Thursday, April 17, 2014

Today’s Top Headlines Some Cleveland Hopkins Cab Drivers Refuse To Drive With Gay Games Signage Oregon Students Protest Day Of Silence With “Gay Not OK” Shirts Obama Hosts Easter Prayer Breakfast, Chooses Openly Gay Bishop […]


BigGayNews for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Today’s Top Headlines Pharrell Williams Talks Gay Marriage On “Ellen” Derrick Gordon’s Family Had Mixed Reactions When He Came Out As Gay “RuPaul’s Drag Race” To Refrain From Using ‘Transphobic Slur’ In Wake Of Controversy […]


BigGayNews for Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Today’s Top Headlines Italian Court Orders Town To Recognize Gay Couple Married Abroad Tom Ford Marries Longtime Partner Richard Buckley Gay Marriage First In Tennessee – Woman Listed As Father On Birth Certificate Crimea’s Gay […]


BigGayNews for Monday, April 14, 2014

Today’s Top Headlines Judges in Utah Gay Marriage Case Question Lawyers Africa’s Anti-Gay Movement Spreads to Ethiopia Only 5 States Have Gay Marriage Bans That Aren’t Being Challenged Get even more breaking news from any […]