IDAHO display at Claverham

About the School Chew Valley is a performing arts school with a sixth form. The school serves a rural area and challenges its pupils to develop a view of life beyond the valley. The school believes firmly in equality and aims to explore diversity with their pupils. How has the School Champions Programme benefitted the […]

The Riddle: anti-homophobia message from UN

76 countries still criminalize consensual same-sex relationships and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people everywhere continue to suffer violent attacks and discriminatory treatment. In this simple, high-impact video from the UN human rights office, individuals from diverse backgrounds pose questions directly to the viewer designed to expose the nature of human rights violations suffered by […]

Only Homophobic Species

In an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan on Sunday, former Growing Pains star Kirk Cameron called homosexuality “unnatural,” and a behavior that is “ultimately destructive to so many of the foundations of civilization.” We’ve heard that many species of nonhuman animals engage in gay sex, which calls into question the first part of Cameron’s statement. […]

the short film HOMOPHOBIA

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia (IDAHO). In the last few years reports of teenage suicide due to gay bullying have increased drastically. Projects like the „It Gets Better Project“ and the “Out4Marriage” Project want to raise awareness for this problem and provide a perspective of hope. Inspired by those projects, […]

Beautiful Love Story: It Could Happen To You

It has been said that sharing personal stories is one of the most effective ways to change people’s hearts and minds. Maybe I’m just a drama queen but it moved me to tears and shows why all couples must have protection of marriage equality. Please sharing this if you also feel moved by this heart […]

European leaders: It Gets Better

European leaders: It Gets Better from LGBT Intergroup on Vimeo. In Europe, growing up lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender can be challenging: difference often leads to bullying, self-harm, and sometimes suicide attempts. Studies consistently point to higher physical and mental health risks for LGBT young people. For the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia 2012, […]

International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO), today!

International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) – the official global video (Donate) from Green House on Vimeo An impressive global program for the 7th edition of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia is taking place around May 17th with hundreds of events planned in over 50 countries. The Day’s activities take place among […]

Theresa May releases message for International Day Against Homophobia

Home secretary and equalities minister Theresa May has released a message in support of International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO). Mrs May, who was appointed to the roles last week in the coalition government, has faced some criticism of her voting record on gay issues. Today, she promised the new government would tackle homophobic […]