Protestors picketed Monday in support of a transgender high school student and the fight over what color of cap and gown he will be allowed to wear at graduation.
The Rt Rev Lorna Hood called for unity and respect for the wide range of views on the ordination of gay ministers among Church members The Church of Scotland has voted in favour of allowing openly gay men and women to become ministers - whilst maintaining a traditionalist standpoint.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will officiate a mass wedding for same-sex couples during the Baltimore Pride Festival next month.
A transgender student at St. Pius High School has received international support in his battle to wear boy's gown at his graduation.
Police in central China have detained the 18-year-old organizer of a gay pride march in a sign of the government's nervousness over a growing civil society movement and demands for stronger individual rights.
EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fuele greets members of the LGBT community during a march for human rights in downtown Chisinau on May 19.
I knew from many friends that many families struggle and suffer terribly when a child/sibling finally comes out of the closet.
South Africa's big pride marches have lost touch with the issues faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people, and for this reason more "specific" marches such as Khumbulani Pride - Gugulethu's first pride march - are necessary.
Police who saw them dressed in women's clothing and stopped their vehicle, claiming the people in the car were groping each other.
Gay pride marchers are hoping to demonstrate against two pieces of anti-homosexuality legislation currently before Ukraine's parliament, above.
Deputy Chief Janae Florance speaks during the panel discussion on equality issues as Melissa Ruizesparza Rodriguez and Nickie Valdez look on at the First Unitarian Universalist Church.
A standing-room only crowd clapped for Issak Oliver Wolfe after he spoke to the Red Lion Area School Board Thursday night, describing how he has been hurt Wolfe has asked the district to allow his chosen name to be read at graduation.
Couple Will Lenker and James Spinello, owners of Stuff , a vintage furniture and art store in San Francisco, are throwing a fund-raiser for their employee Breanna Sinclaire's breast implants.
French President Francois Hollande signed a gay marriage and adoption bill into law on Saturday after it was cleared by the constitutional council, which turned down a challenge by the right-wing opposition.
"Powerless is a word that a lot of people in this room can relate to," said transgender James Moriarty, the keynote speaker Friday at the International Day Against Homophobia breakfast in St.