The Stonewall uprising: 50 years of LGBT history
On this day 50 years ago, an uprising took place at the Stonewall Inn in New York City. As it was raided by the police in the early hours, three nights of unrest followed, with LGBT people, long frustrated by police brutality, finally fighting back.
Transphobia and Donald Trump
Donald Trump’s latest tweets are outrageous and a wakeup call to anyone in the LGBT community who thought their rights were safe. Not only are they inaccurate, they also serve to demonise and ‘other...
Being a gay activist in Russia
Nikita is a gay activist who was born and lives in Russia. He attended Stonewall's International Campaigners Programme in 2015. Here is his story: I’ve noticed that every time I watch a ‘coming out’...