Nearly one in 50 US high school students considers themself transgender, and more than a third of those say they attempted suicide in the previous year, according to the first study of its kind by a government agency.
British pop star Will Young is due to read a story about same-sex parents on CBeebies, the BBC's children's channel, explaining that "inclusivity must start at youngest age possible".
The Walt Disney Company is embracing LGBT pride month for the first time ever and hosting a gay pride parade in its Disneyland Paris park in France.
British Prime Minister Theresa May says it's a non-issue and perfectly normal.
CHILD PORN? The controversial image showed the ten-year-old standing next to an almost completely naked adult male – his genitalia was reportedly covered only by a small cloth-like garment.
The renowned women-only college has announced it will begin accepting applications from some trans-identified candidates, saying the school has “expanded its definition of womanhood.”
Two gay Arizona men have urged Mattel, the toy company that makes Barbie dolls, to make a gay wedding set, prompting Mattel to agree to meet with them to discuss the possibility.
The Scottish government has launched a “dear transphobes” banner message on it Twitter page as part of a campaign against "transphobia" that some say is targeted at Christians.
An ex-gay contestant on the Maltese version of the musical reality series "X Factor" has drawn backlash after he declared on the show that homosexual "love" is "sin" and that he left the lifestyle after he found Christ.
The McArthur's won their court appeal after it was decided that they did not discriminate against a gay man by refusing to make a SSM cake.