Police at Pride

Statement by LGBTIQA+ Greens(Green Party of England and Wales) Recent reports have circulated regarding arrests of LGBTIQA+ protesters at Glasgow Pride on 19 August 2017. According to a statement from Free Pride: “5 people were arrested, the reason for arrest was withheld from them for 45 minutes, and they were denied food and water. 3 […]

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Happy Non-Binary Day!

Today is the 14th of July, and it’s time we celebrate International Non-Binary Day.#NonbinaryDay Lee-Anne Lawrance, Deputy Chair of LGBTIQA+ Greens. The earliest suggestion for an international day for non-binary people seems to be from 2012: https://femmesblackmarket.wordpress.com/2012/03/08/calling-for-an-international-non-binary-gender-day/ Five years later, and it’s time this was widespread. Non-binary people exist, and are as valid as any […]

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Rest in Power Dandara dos Santos

Last night, and this morning, we’ve seen news reports being shared about the horrific murder of Dandara dos Santos, a trans woman in Brazil. These news reports are including the atrocious video of her murder. Because of how distressing the video is we are not going to share it. But we cannot ignore Dandara’s murder, so we respond to it now. […]

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