Omission Was a Mistake, Says Education Department

The omission of gender identity from the New National Curriculum was an error in the first draft according to the DfE. Following hot on the heels of the discovery that many English schools and 2 Welsh schools still carried wording form the pernicious Section 28 in their Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) policy statements, Alice […]

UN Chief Speaks out against Prejudice based on gender variance and sexual orientation at African Summit

At the African Union summit in the first week of February 2012, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon made a brief but noteable mention of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.  Though the portion of the speech dedicated to this topic was only a couple of sentences long, it was significant for those of us who […]