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Congrats Given to New BBC LGBT Journalist

The LGBT Conservative Network, known as Gay Conservatives on Twitter have given their warmest wishes to Ben Hunte, who has been appointed at the BBC News Channel’s first correspondent with a specific oversight for LGBT issues.  Despite some predictable negative comments from the usual quarters on Facebook, activists noted that Mr Hunte had been inundated with messages of support from the wider gay and trans communities.  In many ways, this achievement for the BBC is twenty years too late.  In 1994, the Corporation began airing a specialist half an hour magazine programme called “Out This We

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Political Groups Debate Far Right Win: Brazil

The election at the end of October of President Bolsonaro in Brazil is analysed in the Marxist newspaper The Weekly Worker.

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Local Town Refuses to Give in to Fundies

Pink News reports that in one small town in rural Maine, the community has taken a stand against a rabble rousing trio of local religious fundamentalists who wanted to censor a library display, ironically about books that neo-conservatives always moan about.  The local Library Service was marking

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Advocates to Sue 'Phobic Russian Immigration

The idea that anyone would want to seek asylum in Russia, with its poor record on free media and human rights, might seem laughable to us in the democratic West.  However, there are a tiny number of applicants every year.  An even smaller percentage of those are from LGBT people fleeing even more

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Fundies Fulminating over Feminist Flavour

19
Aug

Kofi Annan, the first African Secretary General of the United Nations was remembered by LGBT groups this week in the wake of his passing.

04
Aug

It has long been the contention of gay activists that people with homophobic views are prone to deranged violence, outbursts of rage and should be generally removed from the community to a place of

17
Jul

Many people feel more comfortable with a woman doing work around their home or garden. And we know that many LGBTQ people in particular have an affinity to environmentalism.

11
Jun

The leader of the black supremacist organisation, Nation of Islam, namely Louis Farrakhan, has had his twitter account unverified – a procedure which denies him the luxury of what Twitter

03
Jun

LGBT and Roman Catholic groups have united to condemn a startling attack on His Holiness Pope Francis.  The Pontiff has over the last few years made some very progressive gestures, in keeping with

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