TEACHERS pressed for a commitment from all parties yesterday to tackle LGBT discrimination in schools.
NUT delegates demanded a “manifesto for a new government” featuring a 10-point action plan protecting the LGBT rights of both students and teachers.
Monday 6th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THE US Boy Scouts’ New York branch has challenged the organisation’s national ban on openly gay members by hiring a gay man as a camp leader.
The scouts’ Greater New York Councils said on Thursday that they had hired Pascal Tessier, an 18-year-old Eagle Scout who...
Saturday 4th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
THE world’s first LGBT rugby football club is mobilising today to encourage voter registration.
An estimated eight million people are not registered to vote in May’s general election — a million more than last year.
Campaigners blame the Tories’...
Saturday 28th Mar 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
A GAY mother vowed to “shred” her Dolce & Gabbana clothes yesterday as LGBT trade unionists decided to boycott the brand, writes Joana Ramiro.
Unite LGBT members have joined a rapidly growing number of people snubbing the luxury fashion house after Italian designers...
Saturday 21st Mar 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
Complaints raised by transgender people over the way they were treated by the Metropolitan police at an LGBT event in Parliament have prompted an internal investigation, MPs heard yesterday.
Labour MP Kerry McCarthy raised the incident, said to have occurred on February 4, in the...
Friday 6th Mar 2015
During February the LGBT community will celebrate its history. Jack Harwell explains the importance of the occasion
Thursday 5th Feb 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
Shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt pledged to clamp down on homophobia in schools yesterday as campaigners warned that politicians must “put money where their mouth is.”
Kicking off LGBT history month celebrations, Mr Hunt said he wanted a zero-tolerance attitude...
Wednesday 4th Feb 2015
Saturday 17th Jan 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
Monday 12th Jan 2015