New community guidelines and anti-discrimination policies set the bar for a more inclusive and respectful community online and offline Grindr, the world’s largest queer mobile social network, today kicked off its “Kindr” initiative, which aims to foster a more inclusive and welcoming environment on Grindr and elsewhere within the queer community. Continue Reading
Why race preferences on dating apps are wrong wrong wrong. Last week, OutNews Global reported on findings by Stonewall that 51% of BAME LGBT people had experienced “discrimination or poor treatment” from others in the LGBT community, with the figure rising to 61% for those who identify as “black”. These statistics Continue Reading
51 per cent of BAME LGBT people face discrimination within the LGBT community Stonewall, the UK’s leading charity for lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality, has released new research that shows the depth of racism within the LGBT community. The report also reveals a high percentage of LGBT people who are Continue Reading
A new report from Pride in London shows low levels for concern about gender, racism and sexuality in mainstream society and that over 1 in 3 LGBT+ people surveyed have been verbally abused because of their identity The majority of Brits are more likely to care about animal rights than gender equality Continue Reading
“It sounds like Munroe’s coming from a place of great pain, I hear that coming through. Those are not the words that I would choose to describe my thoughts on racism or white supremacy but I’m not going to attack her.” The dust has settled a little following the Munroe Bergdorf Continue Reading
The model, DJ and activist is excited about her new campaign. Last week transgender model, DJ and activist Munroe Bergdorf was dropped from L’Oreal’s #YoursTruly diversity campaign after she posted a Facebook status about racism and white privilege. The announcement, which followed an inflammatory article by the Daily Mail, sent shockwaves around the country Continue Reading
“I stand for tolerance and acceptance – but neither can be achieved if we are unwilling to discuss WHY intolerance and hate exist in the first place.”
“We must come together as a community and stand up to racism as well as homophobia.”
G-A-Y club owner apologises after blaming ‘Somalis’ for rise in crime.
Former Harry Potter star criticizes film industry for failing to encourage diversity.