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Oxfordshire Teens Verbally Assaulted after Council Refuses to Fly Rainbow Flag

Oxfordshire Teens Verbally Assaulted after Council Refuses to Fly Rainbow Flag

A group of teenagers were verbally assaulted while advocating for pride in the Oxfordshire town of Abingdon-on-Thames following the council’s refusal to fly the rainbow flag. The group of teens, ranging from 15 to 17 years-old organised the event to raise awareness of the issue and support Oxford Pride following the council’s refusal to display […]

Trans Woman Faye Seidler Receives Settlement in Lawsuit Against Hospital

Trans Woman Faye Seidler Receives Settlement in Lawsuit Against Hospital

Faye Seidler, a transgender woman who has brought a lawsuit against her former employer, Sanford Medical Centre in Fargo, ND, has reached a settlement for discrimination in the workplace. The lawsuit was filed against the hospital after Seidler left her job following what she described as unfair and discriminatory treatment when they denied her access […]

Sainsbury’s Staff Tell Gay Couple To Stop Holding Hands – Offers £10 Gift Card As Apology

Sainsbury’s Staff Tell Gay Couple To Stop Holding Hands – Offers £10 Gift Card As Apology

Thomas Rees and his boyfriend Josh were asked to leave the Hackney branch of Sainsbury’s and told that a complaint had been made about them holding hands, claiming that they were ‘touching inappropriately’. Mr. Rees has spoken out about the incident to ITV News, saying ‘My boyfriend and I went to our local Sainsbury’s holding […]

Pope Francis says transgender children are a sin against God the Creator

Pope Francis says transgender children are a sin against God the Creator

Pope Francis, the man who many short-sighted people like to refer to as the ‘progressive’ Pope has once again demonstrated that he is not a friend to the LGBT+ community. During a closed-door meeting with bishops in Poland last week the Pope has spoken out against the transgender community according to transcripts of the conversation […]

NHS shouldn’t Pander to Transgender Whims says Katie Hopkins

NHS shouldn’t Pander to Transgender Whims says Katie Hopkins

Daily Mail columnist and radio personality Katie Hopkins has been skirting controversy once again (what a surprise) as she this time takes aim at the transgender community. Speaking on her weekly show on LBC Radio the former Apprentice contestant has lashed out at the transgender community, claiming that they should receive no help or treatment […]

5 Thoughts On Norwich Pride

5 Thoughts On Norwich Pride

Things Got Bigger Last years Norwich Pride was my first ever Pride event, and I was awed by the experience of so many different LGBT+ people coming together and celebrating the diversity and amazing strength of our community. I’d never see so many LGBT+ people in one place together before and the experience was strangely […]

New Comic Features Transgender Lead Chalice empowered when fleetingly out

New Comic Features Transgender Lead Chalice empowered when fleetingly out

September sees the release of a new comic book series set to feature a transgender lead character named Chalice, one of the first in comic books. ‘Alters’ is a new series being released by Aftershock Comics and will focus on several characters who are the first in a wave of emerging mutant powered superheroes.  Whilst […]

Owen Smith Brands Himself ‘Normal’ Candidate Against Lesbian Opponent

Owen Smith Brands Himself ‘Normal’ Candidate Against Lesbian Opponent

Labour leadership candidate Owen Smith has described himself as the ‘normal’ candidate for the role of Labour leader because he had ‘a wife and three children’, with his main opponent being an openly lesbian woman. Smith has faced criticism for the statement following the comments during an interview with Sky News. The comment came as […]

Pokemon Go Non Binary Gender Choice Praised

Pokemon Go Non Binary Gender Choice Praised

Unless you’re living on a cave on Mars it’s likely that you will be aware of Pokemon Go, whether you have played the game or not.  The new smartphone game that allows players to go out into the real world and catch their very own Pokemon on their phone has received massive praise, and has […]

DC To Launch Gay Couple Led Comic With ‘Midnighter & Apollo’

DC To Launch Gay Couple Led Comic With ‘Midnighter & Apollo’

DC’s most iconic gay couple (since the inclusion of the Wildstorm universe into the main ‘New 52’ continuity) ‘Midnighter & Apollo’ are returning to comics in their own series. ‘Midnighter & Apollo’ will be a six part limited series launching in October, that will see the two characters continuing on their adventures after the event […]