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Video: LGBT Rights With a Twist
October 21, 2012 • one comment • 558 views
LGBT, Media

This is an interesting video with an interesting twist. It’s by one of the few good Christian preachers I suppose. At least he’s a one of the good guys on this issue. But I think it also goes to show how conservatives have always been holding back progress in every area of society, including human rights.

Trapped in the Wrong Body?
September 13, 2012 • 2 comments • 1 045 views
LGBT

I’m really too busy with my master’s thesis at the moment, which is why I’m not posting a lot. I’ve been thinking about this post for a while though, and now I need to dump it here. I mean, I need something to separate the Caturday posts? right? So here comes another trans related rant. […]

Transgender Children?
July 16, 2012 • 2 comments • 901 views
LGBT

In good tabloid tradition, The Sun posted an article today titled: “We let our daughter become a boy at the age of four – Story that will shock every parent”. The last bit being a bit of an exaggeration don’t you think? Well, tabloid … anyway. A MUM and dad told last night of their […]

That’s What I Call an Apology
June 7, 2012 • no comments • 377 views
LGBT

Far too often some celebrity or prominent person that I like say something stupid or insensitive or hateful. Far too often that person will be either too proud or too ignorant to acknowledge what they said or did was wrong. Far too often they will dig themselves further into the mess by getting defensive and […]

RadFem 2012 – Fighting Bigotry Works
June 2, 2012 • no comments • 303 views
Feminism, LGBT

Some of you may have noticed the news and blogposts that have been popping up about the RadFem 2012 conference in London. I have avoided posting about it before because there were plenty who did, and I don’t like to give outspoken bigotry too much attention. However I am writing about it now because some […]

Backstage Azerbaijan
May 27, 2012 • no comments • 325 views
LGBT

Now that this year’s Eurovision Song Contest is over with its weird music and political voting (grats to Sweden by the way) it is time to bring the attention back to the situation in Azerbaijan. PinkNews has a feature article today titled “The truth about gay life in Azerbaijan outside of the Eurovision Song Contest”. Azeris […]