Tag Archive | LGBTQ

Memoir: Living And Loving In The Age Of AIDS

Memoir: Living And Loving In The Age Of AIDS

LIVING AND LOVING IN THE AGE OF AIDS A Memoir – Derek Frost This memoir is an important and inspirational addition to the gay literary canon, due to be published on 13th April, and endorsed by Matthew Parris below. It’s a rare record which is already exciting interest amongst the LGBTQ community, and beyond. With […]

Cork Gay Project: A Festival of Dangerous Ideas

Cork Gay Project: A Festival of Dangerous Ideas

Greetings & Happy New Year to You from the Cork Gay Project! They have also announced that the final four instalments of The Festival of Dangerous Ideas, Queer Hedge school, start again this week, on Thursday, 14th January. This is a 12-week, online course in LGBTQ Studies, which began on 29th Oct 2020, to educate, uplift […]

Gay author Corbin’s ‘Atonement Camp…’ now on Audible

Gay author Corbin’s ‘Atonement Camp…’ now on Audible

Gay author, Evan J. Corbin’s book, Atonement Camp for Unrepentant Homophobes, has just released an ‘Audible’ adaptation, alongside the print and e-book adaptations.  The story: The oldest translation of a Gospel is returned to the world by a secret society long dedicated to its preservation. In it, Jesus explicitly condemns bigotry and homophobia. In a new […]

US: 44 Rights Bodies Ask EEOC To Withdraw Proposed Discriminatory Update

US: 44 Rights Bodies Ask EEOC To Withdraw Proposed Discriminatory Update

In the US, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the Human Rights Campaign, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, and the National Women’s Law Center submitted a comment on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) Proposed Updated Compliance Manual on Religious Discrimination, which would undermine employment protections for women, people of [colour], […]

Cork Gay Project: Tough Talks – Contributors Wanted for Hits Radio Pride

Cork Gay Project: Tough Talks – Contributors Wanted for Hits Radio Pride

Tough Talks looking for contributors The Cork Gay Project have been contacted by Reform Radio, a radio station, production company and non-profit organisation based in Manchester, who are currently working on a project with Hits Radio, and their new sister station, Hits Radio Pride. The series is called Tough Talks, and will be a series of programmes featuring members […]

LGBTQ Athletes Who Have Won Olympic Gold

LGBTQ Athletes Who Have Won Olympic Gold

Athletes consider winning the Olympic Gold the pinnacle of success. It confirms that they are at the very top of their sport and the best in the world. The global publicity surrounding this achievement is unmatched by any other sporting endeavor. For LGBTQ athletes, an Olympic gold medal can mean even more. It can represent […]

UK Regulator – Guidance on LGBTQ+ corporate disclosures

UK Regulator – Guidance on LGBTQ+ corporate disclosures

(Reuters) – Companies should set clear policies and targets to nurture their next generation of LGBTQ+ leaders and diversify the workforce, Britain’s corporate governance regulator said on Wednesday. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) enforces Britain’s corporate governance code, and set out what it describes as the first recommendations by a regulator, on disclosing diversity policies […]

UCC LGBTQ Society Trans Healthcare Conference

UCC LGBTQ Society Trans Healthcare Conference

UCC LGBTQ Soc’s Transgender Healthcare Conference is taking place on Friday 20th November, over Zoom, and will be collaborating with a number of other societies, to provide students and staff with information on transgender healthcare in Ireland. The conference will start with a number of medical professionals covering the basics of healthcare for transgender people, […]

Inaugural Science on Screen Film Festival Ireland Launched

Inaugural Science on Screen Film Festival Ireland Launched

Yesterday marked the official launch of the ‘Science on Screen Film Festival Ireland’, an exciting new annual Irish Film Festival, running from the 5-8 November 2020 online. The free online Festival will showcase the best of science in film, and this year incorporates themes of representation and diversity in science, and the value of art-science […]

England to allow trans women play rugby

England to allow trans women play rugby

A ban on transgender women competing in international rugby matches will not stop them playing the women’s game in England, the sport’s governing body said on Wednesday, in the latest split over trans competitors in sport. World Rugby, which controls international matches, banned trans women from international female games last week, saying they were a […]