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Rio’s gay pride parade calls for end to homophobia

People dance under a gay movement flag during the Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Nov.16, 2014. Thousands took part in Rio de Janeiro's 19th Gay Pride parade, to fight for a more just and inclusive society, which recognizes equal rights for all the gay community. AP

Gay rights activists are using Rio de Janeiro’s annual gay pride parade to demand laws against discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Retired pastor loses credentials over gay wedding


A retired Mennonite pastor from Pennsylvania who lost his credentials after officiating at his gay son’s wedding said he hopes the church will someday be more accepting of gays and lesbians.

Posted: November 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Tagle to Synod bishops: Be calm, avoid stereotyping


Following controversial debates on homosexuality and the concept of family in the Catholic Church, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle has called on his fellow bishops to remain calm and avoid stereotyping each other.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

QC council approves pro-LGBT ordinance


The rainbow flag has been raised in Quezon city.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court

Gay Marriage - Nevada

For the first time since it declared California’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional, the federal appeals court will hear arguments over same-sex weddings.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »