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Gay MP Regrets Slashing to Legal Aid Fund

The Guardian newspaper has interviewed Nigel Evans, a gay Conservative MP who now says that he regrets cuts made to the Legal Aid Budget for ordinary people in the days of the Liberal Democrat-Conservative coalition government that was in government from 2010 to 2015. Mr Evans was falsely accused of raping and sexually assaulting a number of men, and had to defend his name in court.

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LGSM Activists Take on Deportations Culture

The communist daily newspaper, the Morning Star reports that LGBT activists marked International Migrants Day yesterday by plastering hundreds of adverts on London's Tube network telling passengers how to stop deportations on commercial airlines.

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Interest for LGBT Pacifists in Memorial

Bill Kidd, an MSP for the Scottish Nationalist Party, writes in the leftist daily paper The Morning Star on efforts to fundraise for a memorial to those men who refused to fight in the First World War.  The Opposing War Memorial’s goal of creating a memorial in Princes Street Gardens is

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"Alt Right" Gay Figure Admits Major Debts

Gay Star News reports that Milo Yiannopolous, the somewhat paradoxical writer who is both a gay man, but also expouses anti-trans, anti-women and pro right wing rhetoric, had admitted to being some four million dollars in debt, twice as much as originally reported by the gay press in recent weeks

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Activists Express Anger at Past Bush Policies

AIDS activists in the United States, particularly those who lived through the main health crisis of the nineteen eighties and nineties, and who experienced the homophobic and racist responses of the State, were sanguine about the recent death of former President George HW Bush.

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The country’s oldest Jewish paper, the Chronicle reports that Jewish women in parliament face a disproportionate amount of antisemitic abuse online, around fifteen per cent more than male


The current affairs magazine The Atlantic, which has in the past published articles by figures such as the gay conservative columnist Andrew Sullivan, dedicates its November issue to what


The LGBT Conservative Network have welcomed the selection of Shaun Bailey as the Tory Party’s candidate for the London Mayoral election scheduled to take play in May 2020.  Mr Bailey is a black Lon


Sky news reports that Welsh political watchers are digesting the recent election of gay man Adam Price to replace Leanne Wood as the leader of Plaid Cymru.  For our overseas listeners, Plaid is a W


A new book on the 2017 General Election will argue that evangelical Christian Tim Farron, who led the Liberal Democrat Party in to the election, was largely responsible for the poor showing of the

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