Doug Jones made headlines this week when he narrowly beat conservative Republican Roy Moore in a special election for a Senate seat in Alabama. Doug Jones was in the news, but it was his gay son, Carson Jones, who got the attention of LGBT news sites.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared himself in favour of same-sex marriage in an about turn that will put him on a collision course with the country's powerful Catholic Church.
A court in North Jakarta has sentenced ten men to two years in prison for taking part in a gay sex party at a sauna, court documents show.
(CNN)Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the very agency tasked with saving and protecting the lives of the most vulnerable, are now under order by the Trump administration to stop using words including "vulnerable" in 2018 budget documents, according to The Washington Post.
A bid to outlaw adultery and gay sex in Indonesia was rejected by the Constitutional Court yesterday in a split decision — which activists say shows the country is fast becoming more conservative and intolerant.