LGBT Domestic Abuse Project Releases Findings

The Coral Project, led by Professor Catherine Donovan (University of Sunderland) and Dr Rebecca Barnes (University of Leicester), is the first national study of the use of, and responses to, abusive behaviour in lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender relationships. As our two-year project draws to a close, we invite you to hear about our key findings at one of our two end-of-project events: […]

Stonewall Housing Survey on Domestic Abuse

Many lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT*) people experience domestic abuse from partners, ex-partners, intimate contacts or extended family members.  In light of the Equality Act, public services have a duty to help meet the needs of all survivors of domestic abuse including LGBT* people. We want to find out if the law has been […]

Green lesbian feminist 'leftie' gives it to them with both barrels in New Zealand

Taking her place in the New Zealand House of Representatives, the NZ parliament’s third out lesbian Jan Logie opened her ‘maiden’ speech by saying “I stand here as a leftie, feminist lesbian.” The 42 year old with a background in social work then went on to assert the endemic nature of gender based violence in the […]