Gay History

The New Normal: How Social And Economic Attitudes Swapped Places

Ed Green | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK
Ed Green

For me, a closeted teenager in the '80s, it was not a good time to know you were gay. Besides the hysteria whipped up by the AIDS scare and manifesto promises for cracking down on the 'promotion of homosexuality', the realisation that shocked me most was just how much people like me were hated by mainstream society.

Happy 100th Birthday, Alan Turing

Philip Ellis | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK Tech
Philip Ellis

Alan Turing is a name with which a great many people are familiar, but probably not enough. A highly accomplished mathematician, codebreaker and computer scientist, he has been hailed as a pioneer and hero in the fields of modern computing and sexual politics.