UK Gender Newswire Archive
25-05-2005 09:35Anarchist, gay total/consciencious objector Mehmet
Tarhan has been under arrest for over 45 days. He has faced threats, torture and a lynching attempt by some of the prisoners who are under the manipulation of prison administration.
23-05-2005 10:30“Gay Palestinians are being beaten, tortured and murdered by factions of the PLO, Hamas, Islamic Jihad and the Palestinian Authority,” according to Peter Tatchell of the queer rights group OutRage!
19-05-2005 11:14On Malcolm X's 80 birthday, Peter Tatchell reveals the hidden gay past of the American black nationalist leader
17 May is “International Day Against Homophobia”
Saudi Arabia is one of the world's most homophobic countries. Gay people are routinely arrested, jailed, tortured, flogged and sometimes executed
13-05-2005 11:15Join our protest on the International Day Against Homophobia.
Tuesday 17 May 2005
12 noon to 2pm
Saudi Arabian Embassy
30 Charles Street, London W1J 5DZ (nearest tube Green Park)
Irshad Manji plans progressive Muslim think-tank
London meeting to challenge fundamentalism
03-05-2005 16:2503 May 2005 Laura Bush showed the other side of the Sourthern Belle Saturday night (live) when she protrayed your Dear Leader, Pres. George W. Bush, as masturbating a male horse. What other kinds of animal husbandry do they practice down there on the farm?
03-05-2005 12:58A family planning campaign that looks benign is marred by allegations of forced sterilisation on a wide scale.
By Malik Boboev, Galima Bukharbaeva and Yusuf Rasulov in Andijan and Tashkent.
02-05-2005 00:55Sex workers fight back!
Articles about women's liberation, sex-worker organising, struggles, issues, etc.
12-04-2005 12:31Andrea Dworkin died at the weekend, leaving the radical feminist community feeling a profound loss.
11-04-2005 22:43Andrea Dworkin, a wonderful and inspirational feminist, died on April 9th. (long article)
Windsor public support same-sex marriage rights
Gay marriage ban is illegal under Human Rights Act
04-04-2005 13:03While the Pope's opposition to war and poverty was commendable, his attacks on the human rights of women and gay people were gravely immoral.
04-04-2005 04:56Irish historian Margaret Ward discusses her new book and current Irish historical and media situation, in a recent e-mail interview for indymedia website readers.
01-04-2005 10:25Archbishop’s appeal for anti-Mugabe rebellion praised - Elections condemned as “rigged” and “not free, not fair”.
Zimbabwean exiles and UK supporters urged a “general strike and people’s uprising to overthrow President Mugabe’s tyranny”, today Thursday 31 March 2005.