Tatchell Calls for Pan-European Demo against Discrimination

Yesterday, September 13th, Peter Tatchell urged people to join a London march and rally against religious attacks on human rights. “All across Europe, religious leaders are orchestrating campaigns against equality for women and LGBT people,” said Peter Tatchell, Director of the human rights organisation, the Peter Tatchell Foundation. “Most UK religious leaders oppose same-sex marriage. […]

Lords Want Teachers to Be Trained in Dealing with Homophobia

Teachers should be given more training to deal with anti-gay bullying, the House of Lords heard yesterday. Responding to questions, schools minister Lord Hill of Oareford agreed that teachers should be trained to spot signs of homophobic bullying and that changes to Ofsted’s remit would give the school inspection body more time to look for […]