TUC Launches Tackling Homophobia Toolkit

A toolkit designed to stamp out homophobia in football has been launched at the TUC’s headquarters by Frances O’Grady, the TUC General Secretary, with members of the alliance including Gordon Taylor from the PFA, Maria Exall, chair of the TUC LGBT committee, and Lindsay England from Just a Ball Game! The launch is also being supported by […]

RMT PROTEST ACTION: Lithuanian Embassy London

RMT PROTEST ACTION: Lithuanian Embassy London – Five anti-LGBT bills are to be considered in the Lithuania parliament in the December 2013 session. In solidarity with Lithuanian LGBT people and the Lithuanian Gay League, RMT Union will stage a protest demonstration outside of the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in London.

Bournemouth Project Reveals Homophobia in Universities

A group of Bournemouth University Sport Management students have completed a project to explore the issue of homophobia in schools and sports clubs. It revealed that homophobia, and homophobic language is widespread in schools. Over half of students hear homophobic language at school on a daily basis. A similar percentage admitted to using this language towards […]

TUC Slams Boris and Westminster

In a statement on the eve of its LGBT Conference, the Trades Union Congress has lain the blame for the drastic eleventh hour reductions in the London World Pride Parade, rally and Soho celebrations firmly at the door of Westminster Council and the Mayor of London. In a statement calling for representatives of the LGBT […]