• rallyme
    14 July 2014

    A week of contradictions

    On Tuesday 8 July 2014, the States of Jersey approved an amendment by Senator Ian le Marquand to the proposition to allow same-sex marriage that had b...
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    23 June 2014

    Greater than the sum of our parts

    I’ve been a bit busy over the last few weeks launching a little blue and pink frog (or crapaud as we call them here) off its lily pad and into.....
  • equal marriage
    31 May 2014

    The divorcing of church from state to ma...

    This week Guernsey moved a step closer to equal marriage with a clever proposal for a Union Civile law that would remove religion from laws related to...
  • activism-change
    24 May 2014

    Coming out as an activist

      I happened upon the above piece by Beck Bailey about the need to tread a line, when you come out as trans*, between answering questions to help...
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A week of contradictions

On Tuesday 8 July 2014, the States of Jersey approved an amendment by Senator Ian le Marquand to the proposition to allow same-sex marriage that had been brought by Deputy…

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Greater than the sum of our parts

I’ve been a bit busy over the last few weeks launching a little blue and pink frog (or crapaud as we call them here) off its lily pad and into…

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equal marriage

The divorcing of church from state to make an equal marriage

This week Guernsey moved a step closer to equal marriage with a clever proposal for a Union Civile law that would remove religion from laws related to marriage. You can…

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Coming out as an activist

  I happened upon the above piece by Beck Bailey about the need to tread a line, when you come out as trans*, between answering questions to help educate cisgender…

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Blurred Lines: The New Battle of the Sexes

Blurred Lines: the New Battle of the Sexes

Kirsty Wark’s BBC documentary, Blurred Lines: the New Battle of the Sexes, was shocking and provocative but too short. It needed another hour or two to properly do justice to…

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Drag does not equal trans*

The US TV show RuPaul’s Drag Race has been in the news recently over its use of transphobic language in attempts to be humorous. At least, I hope that this…

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The right decision in Lumberton, Texas

On Wednesday, the news broke that Laura Jane Klug, substitute teacher in Lumberton Intermediate School District, Texas, had been suspended by the district, pending a decision by their board, because…

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LGBT Consortium’s Trans* Manifesto

The LGBT Consortium presented its Trans* Manifesto to the UK government this week. This is an important document that aims to change the position of trans* people in the UK…

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What cisgender actors bring to trans* characters

Really interesting article by Eleven for the Transadvocate about how casting cisgender actors in trans* roles only adds to the invisibility of the trans* community. I couldn’t agree more with…

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Time to talk about disestablishment?

This week, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, suggested that there needed to be a balance between catering for the LGBT community in England and ensuring that the church does not…

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