Peter Tatchell

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Turnout for the same-sex marriage survey has been extremely high

The final battle for same-sex marriage is being fought in Australia - and it has implications for all of us

'Australia could soon back same-sex marriage, whether church likes it or not'

Church leaders have ploughed millions into the 'No' campaign, but hopefully it won't be enough

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

LGBT equality is a tide that can't be turned back, says Peter Tatchell

To all homophobes: Queer freedom is an unstoppable global trend. You can't beat us

'To all homophobes: Queer freedom is an unstoppable global trend. You can't win'

Peter Tatchell celebrates recent global advances in LGBT rights

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Open Letter to Pride London: Defend the Council of Ex-Muslims

Read Peter Tatchell's open letter about the East London Mosque

East London mosque has history of hosting homophobic hate preachers

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Peter Tatchell calls on Theresa May to act on 50th anniversary of part-decriminalisation of homosexuality

Gay rights icon Peter Tatchell calls for Theresa May to act on 50th anniversary of decriminalisation

Peter Tatchell calls for Theresa May on gay rights anniversary

The human rights campaigner called on the Prime Minister to make an apology on behalf of the nation on the 50th anniversary of the part-legalisation of homosexuality

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

'In essence, Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything', says Peter Tatchell

'Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything', says Peter Tatchell

'Julian Assange and Wikileaks haven't actually leaked anything'

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell believes Julian Assange won't leave the Ecuadorean embassy unless he is assured he won’t be extradited to the US

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Universities: 'Students today are actually quite right wing compared to the 1970s', says campaigner Peter Tatchell

Universities and the left: 'Students today are actually quite right-wing compared to the 1970s', says campaigner Peter Tatchell

'Peter Tatchell: Students today are drifting to the right, not left

A report by the free-market think tank Adam Smith Institute claims British universities often have a strong left-wing or liberal bias among academics and under-represent conservative views

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

'We are discriminating against heterosexual couples if we don't allow them to have civil partnerships,' says Peter Tatchell

'We are discriminating against heterosexual couples if we don't allow them to have civil partnerships,' says Peter Tatchell

'Civil partnerships should be available to everyone,' says Peter Tatchell

The Court of Appeal has ruled that heterosexual couple Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan cannot enter a civil partnership

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Pardon was very long overdue', says Peter Tatchell after thousands of gay men are posthumously absolved of past convictions

Gay pardons are long overdue but the fight is far from over, says Peter Tatchell

Gay pardons are long overdue but the fight is far from over, says Peter Tatchell

Thousands of men who were convicted of now-absolved laws have been pardoned posthumously

We are moving to a much better place in terms of defining and accepting human sexuality

Gay and straight people will one day cease to exist: We'll all just be humans

Gay and straight people will one day cease to exist: We'll all just be humans

In a post-homophobic society, there'll be no need to define oneself as no-one will care who we love and sleep with

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Tatchell had some strong words to say about Brexit and Trump

Brexit isn't a done deal until we're actually out, says Peter Tatchell

Brexit isn't a done deal until we're actually out, says Peter Tatchell

Human rights campaigner also says Donald Trump could be bad news for Britain

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

George Michael was an icon for the LGBT community

George Michael won respect for coming out as gay, says Peter Tatchell

George Michael won respect for coming out as gay, says Peter Tatchell

LGBT rights campaigner said Michael and other gay performers had to endure horrendous treatment during the 1980s

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Thursday, December 22, 2016

'We should be exposed to ideas we find disagreeable, but we should not celebrate discriminatory people', says Peter Tatchell

King's College gay marriage row: Lord Carey picture removal is justified, says Peter Tatchell

Lord Carey picture removal by King's College is justified, says Peter Tatchell

An image of the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey of Clifton, has been removed from the 'wall of fame' at King's College London after students claimed they were concerned over his views on gay marriage

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

'Accusing Brendan Cox of supporting extremism is a low blow from Nigel Farage', says Peter Tatchell - unfinished

Peter Tatchell rips into Nigel Farage for 'low blow' in row with Jo Cox's husband

Peter Tatchell rips into Nigel Farage for 'low blow' over Jo Cox's husband

Nigel Farage referred to anti-fascist campaign group Hope Not Hate as 'extremists' after the husband of Jo Cox said he supported the group

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Peter Tatchell on why he interrupted Jeremy Corbyn and the issues in Syria

'I support Jeremy Corbyn but Labour haven't done enough on Syria': Peter Tatchell reveals why he disrupted Labour leader's speech

Peter Tatchell on why he interrupted Jeremy Corbyn over Syria

The leading activist insisted that the Labour leader needs to take more action to aid civilians in Aleppo

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection', says campaigner

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection', says campaigner

Stephen Port: 'It's truly shocking the police didn't make the connection'

Campaigner Peter Tatchell called it 'astonishing' that the police did not publicly appeal until four young men were dead

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Donald Trump could take America back to dark ages on gay marriage and abortion, says Peter Tatchell

Campaigner Peter Tatchell fears Trump will end gay marriages

The human rights activist also believes Hillary Clinton should never have been running against Trump in the first place

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

'The Commonwealth must speak out for LGBT rights', says leading human rights campaigner

It's time to say sorry to gay men, says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

It's time to say sorry to gay men, says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Thousands of gay and bisexual men who were convicted of sexual offences which have now been abolished are to receive posthumous pardons, the government has announced

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Nigel Farage was soft on racism - but his success put left wing to shame, says Peter Tatchell

Nigel Farage 'allowed racism to flourish but he put the left wing to shame'

Peter Tatchell, one of Britain's foremost human rights campaigners, offered a balanced view on Nigel Farage as the Ukip leader stepped down

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Keith Vaz: 'The Sunday Mirror must come clean', says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Keith Vaz: 'The Sunday Mirror must come clean', says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Pater Tatchell demands the Sunday Mirror come clean on Keith Vaz sting

Keith Vaz has resigned from the Commons Home Affairs Committee after reports claimed he hired two male escorts

Friday, July 22, 2016

Friday, July 22, 2016

Extremism Disruption Orders: 'The government's approach is too ham-fisted', says Peter Tatchell

'The government's approach is too ham-fisted. Young people aren't born radicalised', says Peter Tatchell

'The government's approach is too ham-fisted. People aren't born radicalised'

Human-rights campaigner Peter Tatchell believes clearer language is required as MPs consider handing out disruption orders to combat extremism

Monday, June 13, 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016

"I don't believe faith is a legitimate reason to justify prejudice," says Tatchell

Tatchell: Orlando attack is ‘extreme example of what happens every day’

Peter Tatchell condemns 'shocking and outrageous' Orlando attack

Gay rights activist condemns 'shocking and outrageous' Orlando attack