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Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Has Jeremy Corbyn always supported LGBT+ rights?

Since entering the House of Commons as an MP for Islington North in 1983, Jeremy Corbyn has consistently voted pro-gay in laws relating to equality.


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Caitlyn Jenner was the butt of several 'transphobic jokes' over past support of Trump

You're against gay marriage, you voted for Trump… you're like the Auntie Tom of the trans community,” he said. In African-American culture, Uncle ...


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OAP declares himself 'oldest gay in the village' after coming out aged 96

An elderly man who hid his sexuality for more than 60 years, had a wife and fathered three children has spoken about being the “oldest gay in Britain”.


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Rwandan gospel singer faces backlash after coming out as gay

Albert Nabonibo told a Christian YouTube channel that he was gay in an ... Being gay is not illegal in Rwanda but homophobia remains rife in the ...


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Genome-editing shows potential for treating HIV in patient

The researchers created HIV-resistant stem cells, which they transplanted into ... The study was published in The New England Journal of Medicine.


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Wicked writer Stephen Schwartz considering Ariana Grande for film adaptation

Wicked's composer Stephen Schwartz has told GAY TIMES exclusively that Ariana Grande is being considered for the upcoming Universal movie ...


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Phillip Lee says record on LGBT rights has been misrepresented

... tabling an amendment to the 2014 Immigration Bill calling for immigrants to be tested for HIV before they are granted permission to come to the UK.


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Boris Johnson is being ridiculed after skipping press conference with Luxembourg's gay prime ...

Amid booing protesters, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is being slammed after leaving Luxembourg's gay leader standing alone at a press ...


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Teenage refugee was fourth of friendship group to kill himself

... how arrival in a safe country like the UK is not the end of their problems. ... children go through can have detrimental effects on their mental health.


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MP calls for student mental health charter to end 'postcode lottery' of support

A Norfolk MP has called for a student mental health charter to end the ... postcode lottery" of pyschological support at universities in the UK.


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Make universities accountable for students' mental health support in law, says ex-minister

Make universities accountable for students' mental health support in law, ... Universities UK said higher education could not address mental health ...


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This is What 350 Schools Are Now Teaching in a Massive New Mental Health Trial in the UK

One of the world's largest trials ever undertaken in the realm of mental health is now underway in the classrooms of hundreds of UK schools—and ...


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Polmont inmate 'screaming for mental health support' before death

A teenager was "screaming for support" with his mental health problems before his death in a young offenders' institution, a court has heard. Liam Kerr ...


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Students are waiting up to three months for mental health support

Research released today by ex-health minister Sir Norman Lamb, found that students at UK universities are having to wait up to three months for ...


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Christopher Eccleston reveals he is 'lifelong anorexic'

The 55-year-old said he had been ill with the eating disorder during the filming of ... and misunderstanding that exists around these serious mental illnesses, ... For help and advice on eating disorders in the UK, contact Beat on 0808 ...


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Kerry Katona posts 'no filter' underwear selfie as she proudly shows off 'lumps, bumps and cellulite'

"Your words can be more powerful to someone with mental health problems, than a physical hit. "Why is it so hard to people to just be nice, or say ...


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Universities' Lack Of Mental Health Care 'Intolerable' Says Former Minister

A former mental health minister has slammed the “intolerable” lack of consistent mental health care across the UK's universities. Sir Norman Lamb ...


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