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    1. June 28, 2015

      New York Gay Pride marchers revel in same-sex marriage ruling

      The early morning rain clouds parted to let the sun shine on one of the most emotionally poignant Gay Pride marches in New...

    2. June 28, 2015

      Barack Obama’s presidential renaissance

      Sometimes change tiptoes up and surprises you. There could be no better illustration of America’s dramatic week than the...

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    1. June 26, 2015

      Joy over gay marriage decision where fight began and ended

      “He has a boyfriend,” Luis Conta said, grinning and gesturing towards his friend Paul Grajales, standing outside New York’s...

    2. June 26, 2015

      Justices shape US direction for decades

      Long after President Barack Obama leaves office, long after new justices are appointed to the US Supreme Court and long...

    3. June 26, 2015

      Supreme Court legalises gay marriage across US

      The US Supreme Court has ruled that the constitution requires that same-sex marriage be a legal right in all 50 states, in a...

    4. June 26, 2015

      Republicans wrestle with same-sex marriage

      James Bowman, 20, says he knew he was a Republican before he was even in his teens. Growing up in midwestern US state of...

    5. May 26, 2015

      Vatican cardinal calls Irish gay vote ‘defeat for humanity’

      The Irish vote to allow gay marriage marked a “defeat for humanity”, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican secretary of...

    6. May 24, 2015

      Marriage vote surprises Ireland as much as rest of world

      Irish people tend not to go in for social revolutions — they prefer to leave those things to the Americans and the French....

    7. May 22, 2015

      Ireland votes in historic gay marriage referendum

      Ireland votes in gay marriage referendum Irish voters go to the polls to decide whether to embrace the most radical social...

    8. May 19, 2015

      Northern Irish court rules against bakery in gay cake row

      It is the cake that split Northern Ireland. When Ashers, a well-known bakery, refused to make a cake decorated with the...

    9. May 18, 2015

      Ireland prepares to vote in gay marriage referendum

      Irish voters could make history this week when they are asked in a referendum if they want to see the introduction of gay...

    10. April 29, 2015

      Ireland: Embracing change

      David Norris can recall a time when he was regarded as the only gay man in Ireland. It was back in the dreary decades of the...

    11. April 28, 2015

      Supreme Court justices clash over gay marriage

      US Supreme Court justices clashed on Tuesday over the fundamental question of how to define marriage as part of a case that...

    12. April 26, 2015

      US companies carry flag for gay rights

      Bob Page still remembers having to scrub the spray-painted “fags” off the buildings housing his dinnerware retailer,...

    13. April 3, 2015

      Terminator takes aim in US culture wars

      Arnold Schwarzenegger, the former California governor, took up arms in the US culture wars on Friday by expressing concern...

    14. April 1, 2015

      US corporate backlash hits religious freedom bills

      Arkansas and Indiana have been forced to reconsider controversial “religious freedom” laws amid cascading criticism from a...

    15. April 1, 2015

      Companies are preaching to a new audience

      By stepping into the furore over Indiana’s religious freedom law, in defence of gay rights, Tim Cook is boldly taking Apple...

    16. March 31, 2015

      Q&A: US ‘religious freedom’ debate

      Mike Pence, the Republican governor of Indiana, sparked a firestorm when he signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act on...

    17. March 30, 2015

      Jeb Bush defends controversial ‘religious freedom’ bill

      Republican presidential hopefuls have come to the defence of a controversial new Indiana law that critics say would let...

    18. March 26, 2015

      Indiana signs ‘religious freedom’ bill

      Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbian patrons on...

    19. February 13, 2015

      Companies struggle with same-sex stance

      Alabama’s stand-off over same-sex marriage this week shone an uncomfortable spotlight on the state’s civil rights record,...

    20. January 21, 2015

      Ireland prepares to vote on gay marriage

      Ireland is to hold a referendum in the spring to allow gay marriage, in the most significant move in 20 years to change the...

    21. August 21, 2014

      Law change led to 1,400 gay marriages in England and Wales

      There were more than 1,400 same-sex marriages in England and Wales in the three months after a landmark change in the law...

    22. August 7, 2014

      Strategies for same-sex postings

      In 2009, Nadeem Shamim left London to work for Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong. Although eager to make his mark in a...

    23. April 29, 2014

      Gay marriage proposal rejected for third time in Northern Ireland

      Northern Ireland’s politicians have rejected a proposal to introduce same-sex marriage for the third time in 18 months,...

    24. February 7, 2014

      Gay kiss in soap opera Amor à Vida is landmark moment for Brazil

      It was an unlikely romance. Félix had narrowly avoided jail after defrauding a hospital and throwing his sister’s baby in a...

    25. January 24, 2014

      LGBT youth suffer isolation and intolerance

      When Dan Savage put up a YouTube video in 2010 in reaction to the suicide of Billy Lucas, a teenager in Indiana who was...

    26. January 12, 2014

      The tide is rising for America’s libertarians

      Robert Nozick, the late US libertarian, smoked pot while he was writing Anarchy, State and Utopia. He would applaud the...

    27. October 22, 2013

      Gay or straight, talented people will shine if they can be themselves

      Enormous changes have taken place in the workplace over recent decades, but there are still many lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

    28. June 28, 2013

      Political gridlock empowers US justices

      Antonin Scalia, the US Supreme Court’s most colourful conservative, issued a furious dissent from the bench on its ruling...

    29. June 27, 2013

      Republicans must evolve

      When the Supreme Court sat in March to consider the constitutionality of the federal law that defined marriage as being...

    30. June 27, 2013

      Activism at the US Supreme Court

      The US Supreme Court has had a historic week. It ripped the guts from the 1965 Voting Rights Act and nearly did the same for...

    31. June 26, 2013

      Court rulings reflect a sea change in US

      The plaza in front of the Supreme Court was awash with rainbow flags and “marry who you love” signs on Wednesday, as...

    32. June 26, 2013

      $363,053 tax bill and a long road to victory

      Same-sex marriage advocates will regard the US Supreme Court’s decision to order the federal government to recognise gay...

    33. June 26, 2013

      Twin court victories for gay Americans

      The Supreme Court has handed two landmark victories to gay Americans and advocates of same-sex marriage, ordering the...

    34. June 24, 2013

      US Supreme Court’s decision on gay marriage looms

      The US Supreme Court could decide as soon as Tuesday whether to overturn a key provision of the federal law that defines...

    35. May 5, 2013

      Gay couples gloomy over US immigration reforms

      A year ago, Martin Chavez married his British partner Adam Norbury in New York. Months later, he was promoted to Goldman...

    36. April 23, 2013

      Global Insight: Frigide takes heat off Hollande in gay Paree

      Led by the singular figure of Frigide Barjot, France’s best-known Catholic activist, tens of thousands of protesters have...

    37. April 19, 2013

      Gay marriage: preaching to the unconverted

      Only a year ago Barack Obama still didn’t dare support gay marriage. There are few political issues in history on which...

    38. April 11, 2013

      The day old-style conservatism died

      There were a lot of pictures of Ronald Reagan in the newspapers this week, and it felt a little weird. It’s been almost a...

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