Tag : equal marriage

France’s Fight Against Gay Marriage is a Fight Against it’s Roots

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It’s 1789 in Paris, ‘Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité’ is chanted from the rooftops, as François-Marie Arouet Voltaire, and Pierre Bayle lead their contempories against all odds in the hope of these Enlightenment ideals of freedom, equality and brotherhood, inspiring in the hearts of a nation one of the most well-known philosophical … Read More

Leeds Student meets Matthew Todd, Editor of Attitude magazine

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For the first in our series of interviews celebrating LGBT History Month, Lucas Scherdel spoke to the Editor of the UK’s largest gay publication about the equal marriage bill, religion and homophobia. On 5 February, the day that MPs are to vote on the equal marriage bill, I arrive at … Read More

Equal Marriage?

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Media coverage of the equal marriage debate was once boring. It’s now moved beyond even that. Watching  the minister for women and equalities Maria Miller present the Government’s response to the public consultation to Parliament, I couldn’t help but agree with journalist Suzanne Moore that the whole thing was ‘too … Read More