Happy Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week! With the commercial focus all year round, and in particular around Valentine’s Day (14 February each year), it is easy to overlook the vast spectrum of people who are sexually attracted to anyone much less …

Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week Read more »

Each February we remember the troubled and fraught history of sexually diverse people and the ongoing struggle for equality and justice worldwide for all those who are not exclusively attracted sexually to members of the opposite sex and/or who do …

Happy LGBTQ+ History Month! Read more »

I would like to round out this LGBTQ+ History Month blog post series examining equality and discrimination by reviewing some of the traps that lurk in the pursuit of equality and dignity for all people. Much deliberate discrimination is disguised …

Illusory equality and the hidden traps of promoting diversity Read more »

If people are all good, where does discrimination come from? Discrimination does not happen “because of a person’s sexuality”, it happens because people are homophobic. Discrimination does not happen “because of a person’s race”, it happens because people are racist.  …

Undoing discrimination Read more »

Following on from the white privilege and heterosexual privilege questionnaires in my last LGBTQ+ History Month blog post (find them here if you haven’t taken them yet – they are really quick and I promise you will find the results …

Diversity and the myth of meritocracy Read more »

Stream new release film Monsoon (12A rated) for free this weekend as part of the ongoing online LGBTQ+ Film Festival. Streaming starts from 7 pm tomorrow night but you can watch the film at any time in the next 72 …

Grab your popcorn and settle in for a free film this weekend! Read more »