Greg Mulholland made the remark in response to a Twitter message from Leeds University student Jonathan Pryor about the gay marriage bill.
OPPOSITION Leader Tony Abbott says the carbon tax is among the causes of Ford's decision to cease manufacturing in Australia.
As protesters made one last stand, the Boy Scouts of America's leadership began a conference Wednesday that was expected to culminate in a long-anticipated vote on whether to allow openly gay Scouts - a decision that, either way, could deeply affect the organization's membership and funding.
ONE of the world's most high-profile gay rights advocates has urged Prime Minister Julia Gillard to support gay marriage and help end suicide by gay teenagers.
Canada is lifting a nearly 30-year-old ban on gay men giving blood, though for the time being only those who are abstinent will be allowed to donate.
The Boy Scouts of America vote tomorrow on a proposal that would end the organization's long-running ban on openly gay scouts.
Kaitlyn Hunt and her father Steve, who said: 'For my daughter's sexual preferences, she's getting two felony charges.' Photograph: AP An 18-year-old American is facing felony charges over claims that she had sexual contact with her underage girlfriend, prompting gay rights advocates to say she is being unfairly targeted for a common high-school ... (more)
Cincinnati's first openly gay city council member is among elected or appointed officials being honored by the White House in a program named for slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk.
A close ally of Toronto mayor Rob Ford said Wednesday that Ford has followed legal advice in remaining silent about a purported video that appears to show him smoking crack cocaine.
One after another, major U.S. corporations have updated anti-discrimination policies to protect gay, lesbian and transgender workers, drawing plaudits from gay-rights groups.
An Omaha gay-rights group is seeking the return of some $1,800 donated to a woman convicted of lying about being attacked by masked men who carved anti-gay slurs into her skin.
The Czech president says he will no longer block a university professorship for a gay rights activist who had been critical of him.
Christopher Bryant, editor of gay and lesbian online magazine Polari , was walking home from his birthday celebrations with partner Damon Truluck in Bromley, London when they were confronted by a group of six men on Saturday night.