Featured Cause: Stop Gay Persecution in Chechnya

Featured Cause: Stop Gay Persecution in Chechnya

We were recently surprised by the news of gay persecution in Chechnya, were the police has allegedly rounded up more than a 100 gay men in a ‘prophylactic sweep’. Three men have also been reported as ‘missing’. The New York Times reports: The men were detained ‘in...
Featured Cause: Matthew Shepard Foundation

Featured Cause: Matthew Shepard Foundation

The 12th of October marks the anniversary of the tragic event that took young Matthew Shepard‘s life in 1998. On the 7th of October, Mathew was brutally attacked and tied to a fence in a field outside of Laramie, Wyoming, and left to die. He eventually succumbed...
Cause of the Month: Athlete Ally

Cause of the Month: Athlete Ally

  This month’s featured cause is Athlete Ally, an organisation focused on fighting homophobia and transphobia in sports. They offer workshops in diverse educational levels as well as working together with sports organisations and leagues as the NFL and the...
Cause of the Month: The Albert Kennedy Trust

Cause of the Month: The Albert Kennedy Trust

Our featured cause for the month of February is The Albert Kennedy Trust, founded in 1989 in Manchester (now also based in London and Newscastle), an organisation that works helping LGBT young people who need a place to live. A frequent example of this are young LGBT...