The TUC must oppose the Tory-DUP alliance and defend our equalities legislation, writes MARIA EXALL
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Tories love gay people, trills PM who tried to restrict LGBT rights four times
Friday 28th Jul 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
People fleeing homophobic persecution too often find themselves subject to ill-treatment and discrimination here, says LEILA ZADEH
Thursday 27th Jul 2017
The Sexual Offences Act was a landmark for gay rights, but we cannot afford to be complacent as discrimination is still widespread, writes PETER PURTON
HUMAN rights campaigner Peter Tatchell called yesterday for Prime Minister Theresa May to apologise and pay compensation to men convicted under anti-gay laws.
The director of the Peter Tatchell Foundation said the “psychological and emotional scars” of those convicted...
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
UNITE the union urged Home Secretary Amber Rudd yesterday to pardon everyone convicted of crimes for being gay.
It wants this Thursday’s 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act, which decriminalised homosexual acts between men aged over 21, to trigger the extension of...
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
MUSLIM leaders have lodged an official complaint with the organisers of London Pride after a group was seen carrying placards with apparently Islamophobic messages at the event.
The offending banners, which included slogans reading “Allah is Gay,” “Fuck Islamic...
Monday 17th Jul 2017
Homosexuality still illegal in 36 Commonwealth countries
Friday 7th Jul 2017
by Felicity Collier in central London
LGBT workers called on the TUC yesterday to support efforts to monitor so-called gay concentration camps in Chechnya.
More than 100 men perceived to be gay or bisexual who have been persecuted by Chechen authorities have sought...
Trade unionists must call out discrimination wherever it occurs, says DEBBIE HAYTON
Thursday 6th Jul 2017