Homophobia

Friday, October 4, 2019

Friday, October 4, 2019

Victim thought he would never see again after pepper spray assault

Victim thought he would never see again after pepper spray assault

A 23-year-old gay man thought he had been permanently blinded after he was attacked with pepper spray in a suspected homophobic assault.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

Ann Widdecombe says children are too young to be read a story by a drag queen

Ann Widdecombe says children are too young to be read a story by a drag queen

Ann Widdecombe says children are too young to be read a story by a drag queen

Former MP Ann Widdecombe has spoken out against a library's plans to have a drag queen read to children as part of LGBT week

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Peter Tatchell likens Lib Dems to the BNP for singing song about 'homophobic' election campaign

Peter Tatchell likens Lib Dems to the BNP for singing song about 'homophobic' election campaign

Peter Tatchell likens Lib Dems to BNP for singing about 'homophobic' campaign

Peter Tatchell said the Lib Dem Glee Club singing about the 1983 Bermondsey by-election, in which campaigners were accused of homophobia, was reminiscent of the 'far right'

Friday, August 3, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

MP urged to quit Labour over alleged use of homophobic slur

MP urged to quit Labour over alleged use of homophobic slur

MP urged to quit Labour over alleged use of homophobic slur

The Deputy leader of Welsh Labour is facing calls to quit her frontbench role as shadow equalities minister after being accused of using an alleged homophobic slur.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018

Ethan Stables allegedly made the threats on Facebook

'Far-right extremist' due to face terror charges

'Far-right extremist' due to face terror charges

Ethan Stables stands accused of plotting to 'slaughter' revellers at a gay pride event

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

Diane Abbott has added to the chorus of disapproval aimed at Boris Johnson

Diane Abbott attacks Boris Johnson over 'tank-topped bumboys' comments

Diane Abbott attacks Boris Johnson over 'tank-topped bumboys' comments

Abbott was responding to an article which dug up a series of Johnson's old articles

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Kamil Wladyslaw Snios shouted at his victim in Polish before beginning the attack

Kamil Wladyslaw Snios: Polish man jailed for breaking man's leg because he was gay

Polish man jailed for breaking man's leg because he was gay

Snios launched a vicious attack on a 36-year-old man in a completely unprovoked attack

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Indonesia court rules against criminalising gay sex and sex outside marriage

Indonesia court rules against criminalising gay sex

Indonesia court rules against criminalising gay sex

The court said it should not rule over parliament on law and it wasn't its role to criminalise private behaviour

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Justin Trudeau apologises for historical discrimination against LGBT community in Canada

Justin Trudeau apologises for historical discrimination against LGBT community in Canada

Justin Trudeau apologises for historical discrimination against LGBT community

The Prime Minister of Canada said whilst the country is now regarded as modern and forward-thinking it must not forget its past

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Football fans join LGBT rights campaign by colouring-in police car

Football fans join LGBT rights campaign by colouring-in police car

Football fans join LGBT rights campaign by colouring-in police car

The car is being used in a campaign to help fight against homophobia in sport

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

'Jared O'Mara can't be forced to resign by Labour and we must give him a chance', says journalist

'Jared O'Mara can't be forced to resign by Labour and we must give him a chance', says journalist

'Jared O'Mara can't be forced to resign by Labour and we must give him a chance'

Journalist Christian Wolmar says we have to look at historical allegations against Jared O'Mara separately to more recent ones

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