Commons debate brings us one step closer to LGBT-inclusive teaching
Over the last few weeks – and particularly in recent days – we’ve seen lots of debates in the news and online about whether children should be taught about LGBT families, people and relationships in...
Inclusive schools and LGBT education is vital
Anyone on Twitter or Facebook knows that conversations, especially of late, can quickly descend into fights. Opposition and aggression are the terms of engagement, consensus is no longer the goal...
Faith and LGBT inclusion
Faith is an important part of many LGBT people’s lives, including my own. But this idea that keeps being perpetuated that LGBT people cannot possibly belong within faith communities has been deeply...
Ending human rights violations faced by LBT+ communities internationally
Out of the Margins is a two-year international project funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) , to tackle the human rights violations faced by LBT+ people around the world that are...
13 LGBT heroes you should know about
Today is the last day of LGBT History Month 2019, a month-long celebration of our community's rich history. Here are some of our favourite LGBT heroes.
A note from Ruth
I can scarcely believe it, but 2019 marks fourteen years since I stepped into the Stonewall offices, as a fresh-faced new employee in the policy team. It marks five years since I became Chief...
A chance for change: equal marriage in Northern Ireland
After the Supreme Court announced that only allowing same-sex couples to enter into civil partnerships is unlawful, we celebrated the fact that the Minister for Women and Equalities, Rt Hon Penny...
Remembering the Holocaust
This morning, six unidentified victims of the Holocaust will be given a formal burial at Bushey New Cemetery in London. Following several years of escalating persecution under the Nazi regime, more...
Trying to reach our pension age is the hardest work we’ve ever done
I’ve been working since I was 15 years old. So has my partner, Judy. We met when we were both serving our country in the Army, but we’d both had a variety of jobs before signing up and did so again...
What to watch out for in 2019
As we catch our breath after a very hectic 2018, we’ve dusted off our crystal ball and asked some of the wisest voices in Stonewall what they are on the lookout for as we head in the uncharted waters...