| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:48 AM
A new Baylor University study has found a growing segment of evangelicals who, while opposing homosexuality, are no longer strongly against gay rights.
Dubbed the "Messy Middle," these evangelicals may have a voice in the gay marriage debate, the Baylor...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Miss Universe pageant co-host and Bravo honcho Andy Cohen has boycotted the Moscow-set pageant because of Russia's new anti-gay laws.
Cohen, who has previously hosted the Miss Universe pageant, told E! News' Giuliana Rancic that he is "concerned for...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Athletes, sports officials and politicians worldwide have condemned recent Russian legislation that criminalizes public displays of support for gays and lesbians. But an international consensus is building that to boycott the 2014 Olympic Winter Games...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:30 AM
California has once again found itself in the national headlines -- this time for a new law involving transgender students.
As The Times' Patrick McGreevy wrote on PolitiCal, Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a bill allowing "students in California...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:03 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gay couples began tying the knot at Minneapolis City Hall early Thursday and preparing to do so once town clerks' offices opened in Rhode Island, as the two states became the latest to allow same-sex marriage.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:11 PM
ABOARD THE PAPAL AIRCRAFT (AP) — Pope Francis reached out to gays on Monday, saying he won't judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference as he returned from his first foreign trip.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Hundreds of anti-gay demonstrators in the former Yugoslav republic of Montenegro may have set back their country’s bid to join the European Union on Wednesday with their rock-throwing protest against a gay pride march.
At the first known pride...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Those suggesting a boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia due to the country’s recent passage of draconian anti-gay laws should reconsider.
It’s clear from the decades-long gay rights movement here in the United States that...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The federal Fair Housing Act was passed 45 years ago, just one week after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. Initially the law prohibited discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin or religion. Over the decades, it has been...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Trying to impede a boycott of its “Ender's Game” movie sparked by anti-gay-marriage remarks made by the book's author, Lionsgate has issued […]...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:43 AM
As a liberal Democrat, San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has long been a leader in the gay rights movement, which he likens to the civil rights struggle of the 1960s where he learned his activist style.
He marched in the annual LGBT Pride Parade when it was...