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Laverne Cox honoured at GLAAD media awards

Actress Laverne Cox was awarded the Stephen F. Kolzak Award at the 25th Annual GLAAD media awards. It's hard to think of anyone who could be more deserving of the honour....
By | Sex Talk, This and That
After the many fragmentations and horrid situations that happened due to the so-called sex wars of the 1980s, the internet has made it so many of us share spaces again. Nowadays, we are more likely to see it phrased as 'sex positive' feminism versus 'sex negative/critical' feminism....
By | The Small Screen
Irish Lives: My Transgender Journey airs today The documentary will focus on three people - Sam, Louise and Kay - and give a close-up account of their trans* experience and both challenges and joys that have faced them. It looks as though the documentary has very much allowed the individuals taking part to lead the way on how to tell their stories, and the documentary has been strongly welcomed by TENI:...
By | Current Affairs
Tougher measures against gay conversion therapy The UK's Health Minister is appealing for an assurance that NHS England's GPs are not referring people for gay conversion therapy. ...
By | Out on the Town
IFN Feminist Table Quiz! Irish Feminist Network is pro Palestine and decided to put on a feminist table quiz so all the funds can go to aid the organisation. As we're also proud to be feminists, a lot of the questions are going to be feminism/women-focused and there is even a Buffy Round for the Buffy lovers!...
By | Current Affairs
Local & European Elections and LGBTQ Issues Next month sees polls open in both local Government and European Parliament elections, these are important for members of the LGBTQ community but what can you do?...
By | This and That
Rainbow Crosswalks for WorldPride WorldPride 2014 will no doubt be a wonderful occasion that host city Toronto will be proud of. It seems they are pulling out all the stops to make LGBTQ's feel welcome....
By | Music
Kylie “Kiss Me Once” Review With 12 previous CDs under her belt, it’s now becoming a regular thing to see a new one from the now 40-something diminutive Aussie every couple of years. With a highly positive public image, having survived a cancer bout, gone through a couple of difficult relationships and renewed her loyal gay fan base with a return to the iconic Sydney Lesbian and Gay Mardi Gras festival (only her sister Danni, can match her number of appearances at the same event), Kylie now returns to her pop roots after a delightful acoustic album a couple of years ago ("Better the devil...
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By | This and That
Dingle: Home to friendly dolphins and lesbian penguins Penguins are regularly cited as evidence of homosexuality or bisexuality present in the 'natural world' (which humans aren't part of?) and you may even be familiar with some more famous couplings such as Silo and Roy, two chinstrap penguins in New York. ...
By | Music
Kissing It All Good-‘Bi’: Jessie J and the Bisexual Community Jessica Cornish (stage-named ‘Jessie J’) has been known to rock the pop charts with her top 20’s hits. Her music is flavored with R&B and hip hop influences that echo through catchy baselines and upbeat lyrics, and though she has produced only two albums, both have skyrocketed to the top hits list in the UK in only a matter of weeks after their respective releases....
By | Current Affairs
US Supreme Court declines appeal photographer The United States of America encourages entrepreneurship. The "Land of the Free" is a place where if you have a dream, and a plan, you can see it become reality. People open businesses every hour in America. Those who open businesses are doing it with the intention of providing a service to the public and thus generating revenue from the public purchasing what they are offering....
By | Current Affairs
Texas Lesbian Couple’s child rejected from Montessori Gay Star News revealed that lesbian couple Tracy and Dawn Keller were told that their son was not welcome to attend the Bedford, Texas school despite the school's original promise that they could enrol their three-year-old. The couple believe that their son was not welcome because of his parents orientation. They hoped that their child could attend the New Beginnings Montessori School....



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