Clare Flies the Flag at Wembley

LGBT activist Clare Dimyon won over fans at London’s Wembley Stadium as she staged a one-woman demonstration in support of efforts to end homophobia in football. Dimyon, who was honored with an MBE by the Queen for her campaign work, last night stood proudly waving a rainbow flag outside the UK’s national stadium where the Holland […]

Netherlands to Introduce Statutory Diversity Training

The Dutch government has prepared a scheme for compulsory education about LGB and transsexuality at each school; a victory for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. Following a proposal by Van Bijsterveldt, Ministerof Education, Culture and Science (pictured) the Cabinet agreed to the attainment targets for primary and secondary schools to adjust in the […]

Human Rights Watch: Netherlands violates transgender rights

Dutch civil law violates the human rights of transgender people. That is the conclusion of a report published by Human Rights Watch on Tuesday. The Dutch government is urged to change the law without delay. Article 28 of the Dutch civil code requires transgender people to take hormones and undergo surgery to alter their bodies and […]