TV Series Planned Re-Gender Affirmation

Channel 4 has commissioned a new TV series that will include people applying for gender confirmation treatment through the NHS. We wish to film them from their first appointment at a gender identity clinic for adults or at a provider of gender confirming surgery and then through their assessment. If you are in that situation and happy […]

“I've had enough”: Complaint letter sent to RTE by Dublin theatre producer

Eire: “I’ve had enough”: Complaint letter sent to RTE over Saturday Night Show ‘apology’ – by Brian Merriman, Artistic Director International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival. Radio Television Eireann (Ireland) probably thought they were doing something ‘avant garde’ in inviting one of Ireland’s most articulate and talented drag artistes/advocate, Panti on the ‘Saturday Night Show’. The interview named a few ‘right wing’ journalists and a ‘catholic’ funded Iona Institute as being homophobic in their activity. Themes like religion, politics, media, history, etc. are unpacked in his analysis of the importance of telling our modern LGBT lifestyle and culture on the stages of the biggest International Gay Theatre Festival in the world.
Update 7th February 2014: Irish state broadcaster RTE pays out €85,000 compensation for suggestion that the legal discrimination of ‘Gays’ does not = ‘homophobia’

Between Women Airs on The Net

A US TV drama following the lives of several high-powered city dwellers is nothing new. But when the characters are lesbian and black that is new. Produced by Michelle A. Daniel and directed by Christina Brown, the show is aired on the net and can be seen at http://www.betweenwomentv.com/#! While you’re there you can join the campaign to have it aired on […]

Tatchell Interviewed on US TV

Peter Tatchell’s hour-long interview with the New York-based TV programme, Gay USA, conducted by Andy Humm and Ann Northrop. Watch here: http://tinyurl.com/3pu45bl Peter Tatchell, Director of the Peter Tatchell Foundation, writes: Ranging over my 44 years of LGBT and human rights activism, this Gay USA interview includes discussions about my involvement in the gay liberation movement […]