Posts Tagged "lgbtqia"

2017 MPs ranked on LGBT and abortion rights voting history

I made a spreadsheet to find the Tory MPs who’d voted the best for LGBT and abortion rights so we can lobby them against the DUP. Then realised it could be useful generally. So I added all the current post-2017 election MPs from all parties. I looked at four...

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Council apology for misunderstanding social media intelligence & inappropriate delivery of information by the police

Background: Police intimidation of queer anti-austerity activist in Brighton Morning Star: Police monitored LGBT activist Gay rights activist ‘intimidated’ by police over Pride bbq she knew nothing about Thank you to Penny Thompson, Chief Executive of Brighton & Hove City Council, for her straightforward apology for my experience with...

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Alternative Brighton queer pride events

*UPDATE* I’ve built a site listing all of the things here: Brighton Queer Pride – alternative non-corporate pride events There are now lots of alternatives to the mainstream, pay-to-be-gay, corporate-sponsored Pride events happening this summer in Brighton. The community has organised itself around its own needs – creating queer,...

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