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Leicester Pride Censors Objections to Staff Wearing Name Tag “Tranny”

Leicester Pride Censors Objections to Staff Wearing Name Tag “Tranny”

  Today I attended my local Leicester Pride event an event that I’d been to before and enjoyed.  Our household was excited to go, and we spent the morning getting ourselves ready for what we thought would be a great day our.  However, the three of us were extremely disappointed by the event.  Not because […]

British politician refuses to cooperate with police after transphobic hate incident

British politician refuses to cooperate with police after transphobic hate incident

Transgender Tory Councillor Zoe Kirk-Robinson has reported fellow politician Guy Harkin to police following him referring to her with male pronouns twice during a council meeting. Ms Kirk-Robinson attended a council meeting on August 24th, where she delivered a speech to the assembled representatives.  She reports that after her speech Labour Councillor Guy Harkin became […]

De burkas e burkinis

De burkas e burkinis

Vem isto a propósito de certas praias e cidades francesas terem proibido o uso de burkinis e burkas, como resultado directo dos atentados perpretados pelo estado islâmico. Dizem eles que o seu uso é ostensivamente um simbolo do extremismo islâmico, da escravização da mulher e para evitar problemas com a restante população. Desde há imenso […]

Sobre discriminações e transfobias

Sobre discriminações e transfobias

  Foi um longo espaço sem escrever. Falta de tempo, assunto, talvez a ver com a medicação depois de uma tromboflebite, um avc e um enfarte, que me tirou um pouco (ou bastante) a inspiração. Tudo isto deve ter contribuído para esse interregno. Espero ainda conseguir escrever à altura de antigamente.   Não dissertarei sobre […]

Hundreds of LGBT activists Defy Police in Protesting for Justice for #HandeKader

Hundreds of LGBT activists Defy Police in Protesting for Justice for #HandeKader

The LGBT community defied the Turkish government’s ban on rallies amassing today in support of murdered transgender woman Hande Kader. Transgender activists and allies enraged over the burning death of Hande Kader jumped police barricades to rally in solidarity for the slain transgender woman. This is an incredible act of bravery since following the attempted […]

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 […]

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 […]