DIVA publisher Linda Riley launches #FlosswithPride to raise funds for Diversity Role Models In what must be the greatest co-opting of a dance craze since Ed Balls’ Gangnam Style routine on Strictly Come Dancing, Linda Riley – publisher of iconic lesbian title DIVA and OutNews Global – is urging everyone to ‘Floss Continue Reading
US multinational releases film charting company’s progress towards LGBTQ equality Last night celebrities and LGBTQ+ activists, including Sinitta (singer, LQBTQ+ ally), singer and actor Duncan James (Hollyoaks, Blue), activist and business leader Linda Riley (publisher of OutNews Global and DIVA), transgender actor and director Jake Graf, and Matthew Moore from LGBT Continue Reading
OutNews and DIVA publisher Linda Riley responds to latest example of homophobic abuse Last month I was thrilled to be asked by Steven Smith of MilliOnAir magazine to feature in their July diversity issue alongside actor and DIVA Ally of the Year Denise Welch. This included being on the magazine’s cover, Continue Reading
Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities, Dawn Butler MP, has announced that Linda Riley and Anthony Watson will help her look at the continuing challenges facing the global LGBT+ community. Dawn Butler MP made the announcement at an LGBT+ History Month reception in the Houses of Parliament today (Monday Continue Reading
Stars, global icons and top music talent lead 2018 NatWest British LGBT Awards shortlist The shortlist for the 2018 NatWest British LGBT Awards was announced today, marking the countdown to the biggest annual event in Britain’s gay calendar. A string of global LGBT+ icons and allies, including OutNews Global publisher Linda Continue Reading
“I’m really looking forward to working with Dawn to bring about genuine, positive change” It was announced this evening at the eight annual European Diversity Awards that the event founder and publisher of OutNews Global and DIVA magazine, Linda Riley, is to take on an exciting new role as lead on Continue Reading
Linda Riley, founder of OutNews Global, nominated for Gary Frisch Gay Times Honour Award On the 18 November, the Gay Times will present the Gary Frisch Gay Times Honour Award (Success in Entrepreneurship). The award aims to recognise organisations and individuals who have had a significant impact over the last 50 years Continue Reading
The account’s latest Twitter feud saw them strike out at the Stonewall Top 100 Employers list.
The European Diversity Awards recognise excellence in the areas of gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, race, culture and religion across Europe.