Work with @BHLibraries! Come to @hub_rainbow this Wed 2-4pm & chat to #LGBT library staff about the role & how it might be the perfect thing for YOU. All Welcome. Info: https://new.brighton-hove.gov.uk/jobs/job-details?job_id=2659
Wed 17th July. 93 St James's Street
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Interesting graph from the Human Truth Foundation who’ve compiled evidence from multiple sources on UK news publications based on readership and quality (based on complaints about accuracy)
How @thetimes can call itself the “paper of record” I don’t know?
Wow this is ace. About how people hide transphobia and anti-trans sentiment in innocent sounding language by @JayHulmePoet https://jayhulme.com/blog/warinwords
BREAKING: a group of British newspapers has successfully fought to lift the anonymity granted to a trans father fighting a landmark case against the British government.
A Trans Father Has Lost His Fight To Protect His Identity https://www.buzzfeed.com/patrickstrudwick/trans-father-right-identity
Content warning: today's stories included reference to suicide, homophobia and transphobia.
Spoilers - Entertainment Daily has an article about Matty encountering toxic masculinity in tonight's Emmerdale: https://www.entertainmentdaily.co.uk/soaps/emmerdale/emmerdale-spoiler-matty-victim-of-toxic-masculinity-peer-pressure-tonight/
Vice reports from the launch of the new London club that's open to everyone except cis men: https://www.vice.com/en_in/article/neapm7/inside-londons-queer-club-with-a-strict-no-cis-men-policy
The Mail misses the memo and has a column agreeing with what Scarlett Johansson says was take out of context and doesn't represent her views: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-7250493/Why-Scarlett-Johansson-play-transgender-mobster-Actor-Simon-Callow-weighs-PC-debate.html
GSN reports that Scarlett Johansson says her recent comments on having the right to play anyone were taken out of context, and that she recognises the advantage of being cis: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/scarlett-johannson-i-was-edited-for-click-bait/#gs.q0rjst
Far Out magazine looks at a new Ezra Furman song about trans longing: https://faroutmagazine.co.uk/ezra-furman-returns-with-two-singles/
GSN reports that trans actor Miles McKenna has spoken out after being deadnamed at an event on LGBTI awareness: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trans-youtuber-miles-mckenna-deadnamed-trevor-project/#gs.q0totm
CW suicide - Raise Vegan has part one of a new series on what to do as a parent if your child is LGBTQ: https://raisevegan.com/a-series-to-help-parents-understand-their-lgbtq-child-coming-out/
The Huffington Post has an article about what it's like to be trans and autistic: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/transgender-autism_uk_5d289f6be4b0bd7d1e1b6743
CW suicide - GSN reports that an Indian trans teenager has died by suicide: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trans-teen-in-india-dies-by-suicide-following-financial-constraints/#gs.q0rhzy
Pink News reports that trans people in India will now not be forced to register as trans or criminalised for begging: https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2019/07/16/transgender-people-criminalised-begging/
Recruiter looks at employers' duty to respect employees' religious beliefs but explains that this doesn't give those employees a right to discriminate against others: https://www.recruiter.co.uk/news/2019/07/case-highlights-religious-beliefs-can%E2%80%99t-%E2%80%98top-trump%E2%80%99-other-protected-characteristics ’t-‘top-trump’-other-protected-characteristics
Hull Live looks at how a local mental health charity has been helping trans people: https://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/hull-east-yorkshire-news/health-care-awards-2019-group-3093370
The Wirral Globe reports on a recent NHS conference on supporting trans, non-binary and intersex people: https://www.wirralglobe.co.uk/news/17773022.landmark-conference-arrowe-park-hospital-gender-identity/
Manchester Evening News has a feature on this year's Sparkle: https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/sparkle-weekend-gay-village-manchester-16587429
Carrie Lyell writes in the Independent that she's a lesbian and trans people are not 'erasing' people like her: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/lesbians-trans-women-gender-issues-erasure-lgbt-rights-a9005151.html