Entries by Peter G Tatchell from 02/2013

Gay Marriage Vote: A Victory for Love and Equality

| Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Politics

This is a resounding, historic victory for love and equality. We are on the cusp of ending the last major legal discrimination against gay people. This vote for equal marriage is the culmination of the struggle for homosexual equality that I and others began in the 1960s. We are nearly there.

A Day in a Queer Life in the UK: Being Peter Tatchell

| Posted 02.14.2013 | Gay Voices

2013-02-14-ADayInTheQueerLifeBanner.jpgI go to sleep every night with a siren alarm, a fire extinguisher and a rope ladder beside my bed, in case of another attack. During my 46 years of LGBT and human rights campaigning, I've upset a lot of dictators, fascists, homophobes and racists. Hate mail and death threats are a regular part of my life.

24 heures dans la vie d'un activiste LGBT

| Posted 02.19.2013 | France

2013-02-19-Unejournegay.jpg DROITS LGBT - Je me couche tous les soirs avec une sirène, un extincteur et une échelle de corde à côté de mon lit, au cas où je me ferais à nouveau attaquer. Je me suis déjà fait agresser des centaines de fois au fil des années...