Although Alan Turing — the famous British World War II codebreaker who helped thwart the Nazis and was later prosecuted for being gay — recently received a royal pardon for "gross … [Read more...] about Was Alan Turing Murdered By British Security Services?
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has no plans to attend the upcoming Olympics in Sochi, but government sources insist that his absence should not be interpreted as a statement about Russia's … [Read more...] about David Cameron to Skip Sochi Olympics, Says It Isn’t a Boycott
Equally disturbing (though hardly shocking) are the number of YouTube commenters who basically agree with Walcott. … [Read more...] about London College Theater Head Suspended After Rant On ‘Gayism,’ Racism and Elton John: AUDIO
The Guardian's Patrick Strudwick puts the kibosh on the Mail on Sunday's weekend headline that started a snowball of proclamations (here, included) that Queen Elizabeth II was coming out for … [Read more...] about On the Queen’s Lack of Pro-Gay Speech
Gay couples will soon be allowed to hold civil partnership ceremonies in churches, in England and Wales, the BBC reports: Equalities Minister Lynne Featherstone (pictured) said no religious group … [Read more...] about England and Wales to Allow Gay Couples to Hold Civil Partnership Ceremonies in Churches
Last week I mentioned that Moscow officials had banned Gay Pride once again, citing security risks. Activists aren't having it. Andy Thayer, of Chicago's Gay Liberation Network, and Dan Choi … [Read more...] about Fireworks Already Starting in Moscow Over Banned Gay Pride as Activists Arrive to Lead it in Defiance
And here's a very brief video of some of the earlier action: … [Read more...] about Watch: Hundreds Kiss Outside London Pub That Ejected Gay Couple
UPDATE: The march has been canceled. Activists are protesting the announcement of an East End Gay Pride march in London because of concerns that it could increase tension with the area's Muslim … [Read more...] about East London Gay Pride March Canceled for Fears of Stirring Conflict with Muslim Community