Entries by Peter G Tatchell from 06/2012

Diamond Jubilee: A Bad Few Days for Journalism

| Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Politics

Judging from the media coverage of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations you'd think that the entire British population are ardent monarchists. Critical, dissenting voices were mostly ignored and sidelined. Journalistic balance and impartiality was supplanted in favour of fawning sycophancy towards the royals.

An Open Letter to David Cameron on Civil Marriage and Civil Partnership Equality

| Posted 06.15.2012 | UK Politics

The Coalition for Marriage has amassed 559,000 signatures against same-sex marriage; many of whom signed in the false belief that the government was going to force religious institutions to marry same-sex couples. This issue is not about numbers. It's about principles.