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Twitter Issues New Guidelines For Tackling Hate Speech

Twitter Issues New Guidelines For Tackling Hate Speech

The social media giant Twitter has come under fire over the years for it’s somewhat laid back approach to policy regarding what is and isn’t acceptable conduct on their website.  Well, it would appear that Twitter have taken some of that criticism on board as they have issued new rules regarding abusive behaviour from its […]

Twitter Hires LGBT+ Advocate To Oversee Diversity

Twitter Hires LGBT+ Advocate To Oversee Diversity

The social media networking giant Twitter has faced a great deal of criticism over the last few months over their workplace diversity as their own figures painted a less than desirable picture.  According to it’s own reports it was revealed that within their US workforce only 3% of staff were African American, and only 30% […]

‘Loose Women’ Comes Under Fire After Transgender Discussion

‘Loose Women’ Comes Under Fire After Transgender Discussion

No one can deny that there is a lot more talk about trans people and transgender issues on television than ever before.  We’re starting to be taken seriously, we’re no longer being seen as deviants or fetishists, and people are starting to understand that we face some very serious, life threatening issues.  Some would say […]

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

A new hashtag as been making the rounds in the trans Twitter community today, #TransHealthFail.  The hashtag, which was started by MyTransHealth, has been encouraging transgender people from all over the world to share some of their medical experiences. The results have been amazing, with hundreds of people sending in their stories, unfortunately the things […]

Actor Troy Baker Leaves Twitter Following Backlash After Caitlyn Jenner Tweet

Actor Troy Baker Leaves Twitter Following Backlash After Caitlyn Jenner Tweet

Troy Baker is one of the video games industries most prolific actors, having stared in highly regarded games such as Resident Evil 6, The Last of Us, Far Cry 4, Call of Duty:Advanced Warfare, Metal Gear Solid 5 and Batman Arkham Origins to name just a few.  It’s actually very hard to play a modern […]

Doctor Who Star John Barrowman Tells Trans Community To ‘Lighten Up’ After Using The Word ‘Tranny’

Doctor Who Star John Barrowman Tells Trans Community To ‘Lighten Up’ After Using The Word ‘Tranny’

Openly gay actor John Barrowman has come under fire from members of the trans community once again for comments he made in October last year in which he used the slur word ‘tranny’, then telling members of the transgender community who were offended to ‘lighten up’. The argument originally started in October when Barrowman used […]

Homophobes Have A Problem With The Walking Dead

Homophobes Have A Problem With The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead has never been a show to shy away from things that a lot of television programmes would shy away from.  We’ve had people ripped to pieces by zombies, rape threats, torture, cannibalism, lesbian characters, murder, and more knives in the head then I can count.  But it would appear that the one […]