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Thursday, 6 October 2016

Over a third of LGBT holidaymakers face discrimination' abroad

Over a third of LGBT holidaymakers face discrimination' abroad
- More than a third of LGBT holidaymakers have been discriminated against on their travels, according to a report launched today. The study showed ...

What defines your LGBT+ life? This BBC documentary needs your help

What defines your LGBT+ life? This BBC documentary needs your help
- As we approach the 50 year anniversary of homosexuality being partially decriminalised in Britain, the BBC are putting together two special films to ...

This Is How Many People Now Identify As Bisexual In The UK

This Is How Many People Now Identify As Bisexual In The UK
- The number of young people who identify as bisexual has overtaken the number who describe themselves as gay or lesbian for the first time, ...

The 60th BFI London Film Festival begins today with loads of gay films

The 60th BFI London Film Festival begins today with loads of gay films
- A young man travels to Los Angeles at the urging of a sleazy gay porn producer (Christian Slater) to be his next star. A parallel story has James Franco ...

Confronting Brexit: the perks and pitfalls of plausible moves

Confronting Brexit: the perks and pitfalls of plausible moves
- Transnational education by UK universities in other regions, such as Asia, has been driven by rising gross domestic product per capita in those ...

How Scotland's education system could be improved

How Scotland's education system could be improved
In the wake of Britain's record-breaking performance at the Rio 2016 ... answer to improving our education system – and 50% of voters aged 35-44 are ...

Brexit will put new Canadian head of Cambridge University to the test

Brexit will put new Canadian head of Cambridge University to the test
- Dr. Toope, who becomes vice-chancellor next October, will have to deal with the impact of Brexit, sweeping changes to Britain's education system, and ...

Suicide rate much higher for people receiving mental health care at home

Suicide rate much higher for people receiving mental health care at home
- People with mental health problems who are cared for by community crisis teams ... A CHRT team is a group of mental health professionals who support a ... Overall, 5% of patients who died from suicide had been living in the UK for ...

Three times as many mental health patients commit suicide when receiving care at home rather ...

Three times as many mental health patients commit suicide when receiving care at home rather ...
The findings, published by the University of Manchester, have raised concern among mental health campaigners about the number of people taking ...

How a focus on wellness can boost your bottom line

How a focus on wellness can boost your bottom line
- Stress is now one of the top five causes of absence in the UK and approximately five million people of working age have a mental health disorder.

Ageing Studies take part in event to help celebratd International Older People's Day

Ageing Studies take part in event to help celebratd International Older People's Day
- Brunel's Ageing Studies team members Eleanor van den Heuvel and Emma Harding were invited to present their work at Age UK's annual 60+ Fair on ...

Changing the face of care for the elderly

Changing the face of care for the elderly
- That will require an overhaul of services for older people, led by Dr Cesar Rodriguez, who is the country's first dedicated associate medical director for ...

Black South Africans hit out at suggestion rise in white poverty means 'now there is equality'

Black South Africans hit out at suggestion rise in white poverty means 'now there is equality'
- The work of photographer Jacques Nelles showed a white squatter camp in the Munsieville township, west of Johannesburg, where around 200 members of the Afrikaner minority group live in poverty but apparent relative comfort.

Minorities move to the suburbs and so does poverty

Minorities move to the suburbs and so does poverty
- For America's minorities – African Americans, Latinos and others – statistics show that there's been much more integration in the last 50 years.

Cycling Across Britain in Search of Answers to Brexit

Cycling Across Britain in Search of Answers to Brexit
- Two years ago I cycled the breadth and perimeter of Britain. .... Poverty now costs the UK £78 billion a year, according to a recent report by the Joseph ...

Young Gay Autistic Man Called Care Home a 'Torture Chamber' in Devastating Suicide Note

Young Gay Autistic Man Called Care Home a 'Torture Chamber' in Devastating Suicide Note
- A 20-year-old gay autistic UK man who committed suicide left behind a devastating note describing the abuse and homophobic bullying that led to his ...

Rwanda has no problems with gays

Rwanda has no problems with gays
- There's "still lack of awareness," wrote Robien. "[The] fact is that not all LGBTI members are aware of their protection from discrimination and stigma.".

When religion and sexuality come together - for the better

When religion and sexuality come together - for the better
- These days are important for Jewish people; thankfully for Jewish people who are LGBTI and their families they are becoming increasingly a time of ...

Australian Army launches LGBTI strategy at Military Pride Ball

Australian Army launches LGBTI strategy at Military Pride Ball
- Now in its second year, the ball – organised by DEFGLIS (Defence LGBTI Information Service), the advocacy group for LGBTI people in the ADF ...

Anybody who thinks marriage equality is inevitable is a fool' -

Anybody who thinks marriage equality is inevitable is a fool' -
 SENATOR George Brandis met with representatives of a number of LGBTI organisations to discuss the marriage equality plebiscite and took the ...

Austin, Texas, is named best US city for LGBTI seniors

Austin, Texas, is named best US city for LGBTI seniors
- It also has a thriving social environment for LGBTI citizens and 'strong support for gay-owned businesses,' with its own LGBT Chamber of Commerce.

Brandis left red-faced bycommunity meeting

Brandis left red-faced bycommunity meeting
- “We are proud that we have been able to facilitate these meetings about marriage equality and provide an opportunity for a wide range of LGBTI ...

Marriage Alliance circulating pamphlets criticising Safe Schools

Marriage Alliance circulating pamphlets criticising Safe Schools
- These fear/hate-mongering materials against LGBTI folks have been dropped off in every single letterbox in my entire neighborhood.

Mike Pence's anti-LGBTI record ignored in VP debate

Mike Pence's anti-LGBTI record ignored in VP debate
- Indiana Governor Mike Pence was not called out on his strong LGBTI record during the vice presidential debate Tuesday (4 October). Last year ...

The same-sex kiss on “How to Get Away With Murder” was censored — here's what fans are saying

The same-sex kiss on “How to Get Away With Murder” was censored — here's what fans are saying
- Last week, a new episode of How to Get Away With Murder aired and, as usual, it was amazing. For most audiences, the show featured its customary dose of suspense, mystery, intrigue… and a little gay love.


Ruth Davidson: why I talk about being gay

Ruth Davidson: why I talk about being gay
- She was always openly gay, and never thought much about it when ... That is how criminal UK Governments were able to unconstitutionally sign away ...

Trump's anti-gay running mate Mike Pence steps into spotlight for VP debate

Trump's anti-gay running mate Mike Pence steps into spotlight for VP debate
- Donald Trump's extreme anti-LGBT running mate Mike Pence is set to step into the spotlight tonight for the Vice Presidential debate. Hillary Clinton's ...

Bakery that refused to make same-sex wedding cake shuts down

Bakery that refused to make same-sex wedding cake shuts down
- Oregon-based bakery Sweet Cakes By Melissa made waves around the world when owners Aaron and Melissa Klein denied service to lesbian ...

UK govt to allow military to violate European human rights law to stop 'witch hunt'

UK govt to allow military to violate European human rights law to stop 'witch hunt'
UK govt to allow military to violate European human rights law to stop 'witch hunt', Hillary blackmailed Moldova gov into adopting pro-sodomy (LGBT) ...

First LGBT river cruise for UK

First LGBT river cruise for UK
- Emerald Waterways is to launch the UK's first lesbian, gay, bisexual and ... “For a long time, there have been few options that truly cater for the LGBT ...

More young people in UK 'identifying as LGB', ONS finds

More young people in UK 'identifying as LGB', ONS finds
- The proportion of UK young people who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual has increased, figures show. Some 3.3% of 16 to 24-year-olds - about ...

IKEA show 'all homes are created equal' with new inclusive ad

IKEA show 'all homes are created equal' with new inclusive ad
- Despite Russia's archaic anti-LGBT laws preventing the 'promotion' of LGBT rights, the most popular contenders at the moment are a gay couple in ...

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