Tag Archives: Britain

Quote Of The Day II – Sean Doherty

“I came to realize that labeling myself as a gay person, albeit a celibate one, wasn’t actually helpful because it restricted me into this identity. The turning point was choosing to believe that my sexual identity was ‘male’ – and that’s what determines whether I could be married or not. I don’t speak of myself as an ‘ex-gay’ person. I ...

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Britain’s Version Of Kalley Yanta Quotes Homocon Robert Oscar Lopez

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Ben Cohen Debuts On Dancing Show

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Tweet Of The Day – Ben Cohen

Cohen debuts tonight on Britain’s Strictly Come Dancing. (Via Towleroad)

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BRITAIN: Gay Group Nominates Lively & Robertson For 2013 Bigot Of The Year

The British LGBT rights group Stonewall has short-listed Scott Lively and Pat Robertson for their 2013 Bigot Of The Year award.  Gay Star News recaps the three other nominees: British vicar George Gebauer stunned parents Aimi and Victoria Leggett when he refused to baptize their baby because they both wanted to be named as the child’s mothers. Not only that, ...

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London’s “Fryscraper” Melts Cars

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Britain’s Anti-Gay Marriage Nuts: PM David Cameron Has Slapped Us In The Face

Cameron had the nerve to celebrate his win on marriage!

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Ben Cohen Confirms Dance Show Casting

Straight ally and uber-hottie Ben Cohen has confirmed his casting for the upcoming season of Britain’s Strictly Come Dancing.

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TRAILER: Downton Abbey, Season 4

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SCOTLAND: Marriage Bill To Speed Up

Scotland’s marriage equality bill is going to be fast-tracked through their parliament. In an unusual move, MSPs will hold double sessions starting earlier in the day just to get through the weight of information from a broad spectrum of organisations and individuals who have been asked for their views on shaping the new laws. The Scottish Government faced accusations earlier ...

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Ben Cohen On Strictly Come Dancing?

The Metro recaps Ben Cohen’s rumored casting on Strictly Come Dancing, which is Britain’s version of Dancing With The Stars: Who is he: Chiselled member of England’s 2003 Rugby World cup winning squad, better known for his philanthropic work (he is founder of the anti-bullying organisation The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation) since retiring from the game in 2011. Chances of ...

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REPORT: Partner Of Glenn Greenwald Was Carrying 58,000 “Sensitive” Documents

Politico reports: David Miranda, the partner of journalist Glenn Greenwald, was carrying 58,000 classified intelligence documents when he was detained by British authorities earlier this month, according to a new UK national security report. Miranda was detained for nine hours at London’s Heathrow airport, a move that Greenwald called “a profound attack on press freedoms and the news gathering process.” ...

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At Manchester Pride 2013

Gay Star News reports: Thousands have turned out to party at Manchester Pride in north-west England, but the revelers’ thoughts are with LGBT people in their twin city, St Petersburg, Russia. Community groups taking part in the pride march through the city center include the Albert Kennedy Trust which helps homeless LGBT kids and the local Lesbian and Gay Foundation ...

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New York Times To Publish Documents Leaked To Guardian By Edward Snowden

Citing oppressive measures by the British government, the Guardian has partnered with the New York Times to publish documents leaked to them by Edward Snowden. The New York Times is in the Snowden game. The paper — which NSA leaker Edward Snowden deliberately avoided over his fear that it would cooperate with the United States government — is now working ...

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SCOTLAND: Disgraced Cardinal Keith O’Brien Halted Sexual Abuse Inquiries

Back in February, Cardinal Keith O’Brien resigned two days after four priests accused him of “inappropriate contact” with them while they were seminary students in the 1980s. O’Brien later issued a murky confession about behavior “below the standards expected of me as a priest, archbishop and cardinal.” Today we learn that O’Brien halted an inquiry into sexual abuses by other ...

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English Disco Lovers

As some of you know, Britain’s vile English Defense League is a violent group of racist neo-Nazi skinheads who riot semi-regularly. Enter the English Disco Lovers: The English Disco Lovers (EDL) movement aims to reclaim the hated EDL acronym from The English Defence League and make it stand for something positive. Currently we are attempting to Google bomb them for ...

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At Yesterday’s Protest In London

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Basement Jaxx – What A Difference

Basement Jaxx landed seven singles in the top five of Billboard’s dance chart from 1999 to 2004, included three number ones. I think they’ll be back with this track. Great clip, too.

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Tweet Of The Day – Nick Griffin

European Parliament member and far-right extremist Nick Griffin thinks Stephen Fry should “get over” his issues with Russia’s crackdown on LGBT people. Griffin, a Holocaust denier, is the head of the British National Party and has been convicted of inciting racial hatred. RELATED: Last October, Griffin said gay people are “creepy” and that “children will die” because of civil partnerships. ...

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HomoQuotable – Stephen Fry

“I am gay. I am a Jew. My mother lost over a dozen of her family to Hitler’s anti-Semitism. Every time in Russia (and it is constantly) a gay teenager is forced into suicide, a lesbian ‘correctively’ raped, gay men and women beaten to death by neo-Nazi thugs while the Russian police stand idly by, the world is diminished and ...

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