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Superdrug is Rainbow with Fundraising Goods

Superdrug and several corporate partners have made a commitment to acknowledging their LGBTQ customers this year with several rainbow displays in most urban stores. Products including rainbow hued packets of vaseline, Close Up toothpaste and Lynx Unity shower gels are raising funds for the LGBT+ Switchboard based in London and helping our community nationally.

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Celebrated Undie Brand Goes Rainbow for Pride

Calvin Klein sports and underwear have launched their online Pride Collection. Well, we all knew that the brand was very popular amongst many members of our community. T-Shirts, pants, boxers, and accessories are all available in the various Pride flag colours.

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Corporate Support for Pride is Valued

It's Pride Season, and numerous mainstream businesses are once again publicising their support for the LGBTQ communities in the hope of gaining loyalty and spending from the much vaunted “Pink Pound”.

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McCain Get Behind Diverse Families in Ads

McCain's Oven Chips have been winning LGBTQ hearts with recent advertising campaigns that have showcased samesex couples, single parent and blended families under the simple but effective slogan “We are Family”.

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Alt Bookstores Welcome Visitors After Covid

The squatted community space The Wonky Arrow on Bristol's High Street has now been closed down after an eviction and so closed is the free library and community bookstore, specialisng in progressive and radical literature.

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May

In a capitalist society, representation in advertising is a small, but effective way of measuring the visibility of LGBTQ people in society.

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May

In the US, the LGBTQ Task Force has come on a long way from its early days as the Lesbian and Gay Task Force.

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Apr

Sometimes the LGBTQ community is split along deeply old fashioned political lines.

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Mar

What do we make of Gay Skinheads? The skinhead look has been popular with some quarters of gay men since the nineteen eighties if not earlier.

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Dec

Youth magazine Dazed has joined Pink News and many other media in reporting that vegan and fairtrade cosmetics chain LUSH, which has long position

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