- Published on 22 July 2014
Feminist author Laurie Penny has recently released her new book Unspeakable Things which some have hailed, including Ivrine Welsh, as essential reading “for anybody who truly believes in equality and freedom" and The Guardian saying she was "A raw, bright, urgent voice..."
- Published on 21 July 2014
The England and Arsenal Ladies defender has revealed through her BBC online column that the couple are expecting twins later this year. Her partner, Megan Harris, is also a footballer playing for Lincoln Ladies last season but Stoney wrote that "her desire to be a mum far outweighed her ambitions in football so she is the one who is pregnant".
- Published on 19 May 2014
Britain has scored a massive 82% ranking the UK the best country in Europe for LGBTI rights. The 2014 “Rainbow Europe” survey was carried out by ILGA-Europe, a European-wide network of organisations working for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTi) people.
“We definitely see improvements in several countries which adopt laws and public policies to ensure rights and protections for LGBTI people,” said Paulo Côrte-Real, co-chair of ILGA-Europe’s executive board.
- Published on 28 March 2014
We are here today to witness the beginning of a new era. Same sex marriage has finally been approved and from today is legal in England and Wales.
The first set of Ceremonies take place this weekend, after years of campaigning history has been made and welcomes any couple to be married. We should all give ourselves a round of applause and raise a glass to this joyous occasion. But let’s not forget how we got to this place, the years of campaigning and protests.