From Mayor Annise Parker running for reelection in Houston to a 22-year-old new mayor in Holyoke, Mass., gay candidates saw wins on Election Day. Of course, not everyone could win.
In response to California’s passage of Proposition 8, one couple used YouTube to show the world what a gay family with two adopted children looks like — a message that resonates this National Adoption Month.
Stuart Walker was found beaten and his body burned in flames in a small town in Scotland, where residents turned out by the hundreds to grieve his passing. Many of them suspected hate was at play.
The event started after Amy Stocks saw a video from The Onion about a small town throwing a pride festival for its only gay man, and she shared it on Facebook asking when her hometown would do the same.
Anderson Cooper has not only used his daytime talk show to raise the issue of bullying in schools, he's also running a weeklong series that will culminate with an encore presentation of a town hall. Watch it here.
Rio De Janeiro attracted 700,000 people to gay pride this weekend, according to the Associated Press report on estimates from authorities. Despite the huge crowd, the goal was to reach 1.5 million people. Here's a look at the crowds.
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