Our community has always been about respect and mutual support. It saddens me we’re losing that cohesion over issues like trans inclusivity
Former Stonewall award winner Linda Riley is the Labour Party’s LGBT Diversity Lead and the founder of the European Diversity Awards.
People Are Rightfully Angry About Jack Whitehall Playing A Gay Character - But Where Is The Uproar Over Lesbian Visibility?
Why the lack of furore over Emma Stone's casting as iconic lesbian Billie-Jean King? People are far more concerned about gay male erasure than they are about lesbian representation
17/08/2018 17:36 BST
Many people I know have come out in the face of huge adversity, facing many hardships, yet have been true to themselves and faced down whatever difficulties their coming out has presented. For Spacey to acknowledge his sexuality only after it has been exposed reinforces the view that being gay is something to be ashamed about. It is clear to me that Spacey has many things about which to be ashamed, but his sexuality is not one of them.
30/10/2017 16:29 GMT
11/10/2017 10:29 BST
Enough is enough. LGBT people deserve better, and need billion dollar corporations like Twitter to take responsibility for their users. It's worth noting that Facebook can remove a shot of a breastfeeding woman or a nude statue in seconds (neither especially offensive, let's face it) so we know that the technology to monitor even the fastest moving content exists.
16/01/2017 17:19 GMT
We'll be showcasing those stand-out individuals and organisations who ensure that those who produce what we see, read and hear is a true reflection of wider society - those who buy newspapers, watch television and video blogs, listen to the radio and read blogs.
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