Tag Archive | LGBTQ

NI: Taking Pride in the Past – Hillsborough Castle LGBTQ+ Tour

NI: Taking Pride in the Past – Hillsborough Castle LGBTQ+ Tour

Hillsborough Castle and Gardens has announced it will host its first LGBTQ+ tour. Launching Saturday 31 August, this specialist tour explores the evolving attitudes and fascinating stories from the Castle’s past. Visitors will learn the diverse history of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, a place of political evolution, challenge and change, reflected in the collection of […]

Unicorns In Tech: Launch of world’s first LGBTQ tech app

Unicorns In Tech: Launch of world’s first LGBTQ tech app

  UNICORNS IN TECH, the global LGBT+ Tech Community, has launched the world’s first tech app for LGBTQ people, as well as straight allies. It is a meeting place for LGBT+ tech talents who are interested in current technologies such as AI, Machine Learning or Big Data. The UNICORNS IN TECH community has so far […]

Hungary: Coca-Cola ads promoting gay tolerance stir furore

Hungary: Coca-Cola ads promoting gay tolerance stir furore

(Reuters) – Advertisements by Coca-Cola around a music festival in Hungary that promote gay acceptance have prompted a boycott call from a senior member of the conservative ruling party. The posters, in tandem with the week-long ‘Love Revolution’ event starting on Wednesday in Budapest, show gay people and couples smiling with slogans like “zero sugar, […]

US: MommaWork Offers Free Breastfeeding Support To LGBTQ Families In July

US: MommaWork Offers Free Breastfeeding Support To LGBTQ Families In July

US working parent support company, MommaWork, is offering free virtual breastfeeding support to LGBTQ families through July 31st, in honour of Pride Month. Interested parties can schedule their coaching session, by emailing hello@mommawork.com and putting ‘LGBTQ’ in the email headline.  Recently named by Forbes as “a company disrupting parenthood as we know it”, MommaWork provides […]

BeLonG To: NSCS Poster for LGBT+ Students

BeLonG To: NSCS Poster for LGBT+ Students

BeLonG To are gathering the experiences of LGBTI+ people between 12 and 18 years at school, via their School Climate Survey, and have created a poster for you to share at your School or Youth Service. This is their first School Climate Survey in partnership with the Ivy League research university, Columbia University in the […]

Teens, superheroes lead charge in LGBTQ Hollywood movie characters

Teens, superheroes lead charge in LGBTQ Hollywood movie characters

(Reuters) – Movies like Bohemian Rhapsody, Love, Simon, and Deadpool 2, helped increase the numbers of gay and bisexual characters in Hollywood movies last year. But a study by LGBTQ advocacy group, GLAAD, on Thursday, found that transgender characters were entirely absent from films released in 2018, for the second year in a row.

Listen: Susie blue – She Is

Listen: Susie blue – She Is

On EILE’s music slot today, we are delighted to feature SHE IS, the latest single from rising Northern Irish artist and LGBTQ activist, Susie blue, an Indie-Pop-Rocker hailing from Derry, with her distinctive gay indie-pop vibe.  Permeated with a ‘spirit of the 90s’ indie sound, and noughties’ synths, SHE IS is DIY retro at its […]