Tag Archive | LGBT Issues

Scotland: Schools to teach LGBT+ issues in ‘world first’

Scotland: Schools to teach LGBT+ issues in ‘world first’

Scotland is making it mandatory for government schools to teach LGBT+ issues in a move aimed at tackling homophobia and discrimination that it says is a global first. The government said schools would be required to adopt an “LGBT+ inclusive” curriculum, including tackling homophobia, biphobia and transphobia and promoting awareness of the history of LGBT+ […]

Business Leaders Become Super Heroes for BeLonG To

Many Irish business figures came together at Dublin’s Lir Theatre yesterday evening to support the launch of the Super Hero Network, which aims to tackle homophobic and transphobic bullying in schools by raising €200,000 to support BeLonG To, Ireland’s national organisation for LGBT youth. 

Gay Rights Amendment to US Immigration Reform Bill?

Immigration reform in the United States is causing all sorts of headaches for the parties involved, especially for the Senate Democrats, who are trying to please everyone.  They are trying to retain Republican support for the Immigration Reform Bill, while at the same time, they do not wish to offend gay voters, seen now as […]