Tag Archive | LGBTQ

Paul Middleton releases cover of A-ha’s ‘Take On Me’

Paul Middleton releases cover of A-ha’s ‘Take On Me’

Pop musician Paul Middleton releases cover of A-ha’s classic, Take on Me, to promote mental health awareness Well-known to EILE readers, and the wider LGBTQ community in Ireland, pop musician Paul Middleton has officially released a cover of A-ha’s classic song: Take on Me. The well-liked LGBTQ performer, an indie artist and advocate for mental health in […]

Toronto: LGBTQ ‘So Fierce Music’ Takes On Music Industry

Toronto: LGBTQ ‘So Fierce Music’ Takes On Music Industry

LGBTQ+ owned and operated company, So Fierce Music, is successfully tackling industry bias, by embracing the very characteristics that some music labels try to erase. So Fierce Music (SFM) is an international LGBTQ+ inclusive entertainment services company, that has exploded onto the electronic dance and pop music scene, with an extensive, worldwide roster of music […]

US: Bluegrass Pride – LGBTQ Virtual Valentine’s Day Sing-Along

US: Bluegrass Pride – LGBTQ Virtual Valentine’s Day Sing-Along

Bluegrass Pride, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to uplifting LGBTQ+ folks in American roots music, invites the public to join them for a special Valentine’s Day edition of their monthly livestream series, Live With Bluegrass Pride. On Sunday, February 14, 2021, at 1pm PST / 4pm EST, old-time musicians, multi-instrumentalists, and educators, Rachel Eddy & Em Hammond, […]

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 […]