Gender and Sexuality

LGBTQIA+ History Month: SEVEN Important Events/People That Teach Us The Invention Of ‘Homophobia’ Was Always About Power

Reading Time: 11 minutes WHAT IS LGBTQIA+ HISTORY MONTH? If the highlight of your February was not championing the rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, (LGBTQIA+) then I encourage you to do two things right away. Mark it in the diary for 2021 and allow me to run you through some notable events and individuals that have a significant place in…

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Gender and Sexuality

Pride Month: Three Lessons From 2019 That Help Us Connect More Meaningfully With The LGBTQ+ Community

Reading Time: 8 minutes What is your understanding of Pride Month? Or indeed of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ+) community?  I will be the first to admit I know far too little. I write these lessons to start to free ourselves from this ignorance. Lessons I have observed during this year’s Pride Month, June, from those better informed. Lessons that barely…

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