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New research exposes profound discrimination trans people face

One in eight trans employees (12 per cent) have been physically attacked by a colleague or customer in the last year Half of trans people (51 per...

Marriage equality in Austria

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Mariella Müller

It was a freezing cold Monday morning in Vienna when two weeks ago a historical moment arrived for the LGBTI Community in Austria: The Austrian constitutional court ruled that marriage should be made...

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Why LGBT-inclusive relationships and sex education matters

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Hannah Kibirige​

Today the Government launched a public consultation on what relationships and sex education should look like in England’s schools. While that might not be the first thing on your Christmas list, it’s...

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Equality Dinner 2018

We’re delighted to announce our annual Stonewall Equality Dinner, supported by Aviva, will be taking place on Friday 16 March 2018. On the night, guests will be welcomed to the Sheraton Grand, Park Lane where they will be greeted with a champagne reception, followed by a three-course meal and...

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We need more organisations to come out for trans equality

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Media spokesperson

We were pleased to see the National Association of Headteachers (NAHT) come out in support of LGBT people yesterday by releasing guidance for schools on how to support lesbian, gay, bi and trans...

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Turkey crackdown on LGBT events must stop

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Alysha Khambay

Many of us enjoy attending LGBT events – whether it be to learn more about LGBT history, watch LGBT films at a screening, or simply to enjoy being in a space where LGBT people are supported and can...

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Egypt - arrests of LGBT people rising

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Alysha Khambay

In October, we shared our concerns over the anti-LGBT crackdown in Egypt , following rainbow flags being displayed at a pop concert in Cairo. Since then, the number of individuals arrested for their...

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TeamPride: the companies who make Rainbow Laces possible

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Will Byles

TeamPride: The ten companies who make the Stonewall Rainbow Laces campaign possible Although the main focus of the Rainbow Laces campaign is on the players, fans, clubs, teams and leagues that make...

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Chechnya – the crisis is far from over

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Alysha Khambay

The anti-lesbian, gay, bi and trans crackdown in Chechnya is far from over. Sources on the ground are telling us that the arrests, illegal detentions and torture of LGBT people continues, and in some...

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New blood donation policy starts today

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Tom Morrison

From today, gay and bi men will be able to donate blood under a newly reduced deferral period of three months. In July 2017, after an extensive review by the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood...

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