Monthly Archive:: May 2019

Bye Felicia

Finally found time to listen to the BBC HARDTalk interview with Ruth Hunt, the outgoing Chief Executive of Stonewall UK. Hunt, 39, is a Catholic lesbian and Oxford University graduate who was promoted to head Stonewall after the org achieved its goals of legal equality for lesbians and gays. She had previously served under various […]

Manchester Enterprise Academy “Horrified” by prospect of positive lesbian and gay role-models talking to students

UK- Mr. Stephen King, history teacher and (amazingly) head of the Manchester Enterprise Academy’s ‘diversity ambassador team’ commented from an official school twitter account that he was ‘horrified’ by a school guidance packet from parents group Transgender Trend which recommended that secondary schools seek out positive gender-nonconforming lesbian and gay role-models to speak to students. […]

What men who identify as lesbians think homophobia is

Court of Arbitration in Sport Decision: Caster Semenya vs. IAAF

Full text of the Court’s press release here: https://www.tas-cas.org/fileadmin/user_upload/Media_Release_Semenya_ASA_IAAF_decision.pdf Ruling applies solely to chromosomally male (XY) athletes with disorders of sexual development who compete in female sports. Does not apply to female (XX) athletes, including those with DSDs which result in elevated testosterone levels. Full 167 page ruling has not been released, citing issues of […]