Results tagged “UK” from Last Word

"It’s important that we continue to raise our voices in solidarity with those people around the world for whom this struggle remains an ongoing fight and who everyday feel threatened or see their rights being slowly stripped away because of their sexuality... our Government will continue to promote these rights abroad and to confront those authorities in Russia and other ... [Read]

"[Regular exercise] released boys tensions and thus avoided homo-sexuality (sic)" So says a UK councillor candidate, John Sullivan, member of the UK's right-wing UKIP party. In a recent Facebook post -- now deleted -- Sullivan opined on the merits of regular physical exercise in his youth, continuing his thoughts with a reflection on the Victorian's reasons for regular exercise ... [Read]

"We are implacably opposed to all forms of discrimination, whether rooted in gender, race, colour, creed, political belief or other grounds." -- Britain's Commonwealth Charter, which Queen Elizabeth II is expected to sign on Sunday, March 10. The historic document supports gay rights and gender equality. ... [Read]

''I was nervous about it but I’m glad I’ve done it and I can now move forward and get on with the rest of my life. I wasn't pressured into doing it. It was all my own decision.... Just talk about it when you feel ready. When you make that decision, just go for it.'' Joe McElderry, the teenage ... [Read]