08/15/2014 09:08 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

QueerView August 15: A Look Back At The Week In LGBT News Stories

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every Friday for your queer news round-up in this regular feature we call QueerView.

Two Men Hanged In Iran For 'Consensual Sodomy'
In Iran, two gay men were hanged in punishment for "consensual sodomy."

Shameful: Florida Church Cancels Gay Man's Funeral
T.W. Jenkins, pastor of Tampa's New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, is under fire after he canceled funeral services for Julion Evans-Capers because parishioners read in his obituary that he was married to a man.

Gay Games Let LGBT Athletes Bring Their 'Whole Selves' To Their Sport
Tom Nobbe joins HuffPost Live to discuss the Gay Games.

The Importance Of LGBT Suicide Prevention
Ashby Dodge and LT O'Brien join HuffPost Live to discuss the importance of LGBT suicide prevention.

Mr. Gay Iceland On His Country: 'It's Magical Here'
Troy Michael joins HuffPost Live to discuss being gay in Iceland.