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My Gay Hero

One of the Liberate volunteers takes the opportunity to talk about one of their gay hero’s during LGBT history month; Gay History Month is upon us and I thought it provided a great opportunity to provide an insight into a gay hero of mine: Karl Heinrich Ulrichs. He has been described as a ‘Pioneering Gay…

Liberate and Guernsey Mind launch LGBTQ+ peer led mental health support group

Thankfully there is a growing acceptance of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ+) community in the Bailiwick in recent years. And in the Bailiwick more people are feeling comfortable and confident in identifying themselves as LGBTQ+ people. However, people who identify as LGBTQ+ are four times more likely to attempt suicide across…

Pride in Sport: Wear Rainbows with Pride

‘Pride in Sport’ will return for the third Channel Islands Pride festivities in Guernsey. Aiming to raise awareness and support for LGBTQ+ people, local sports teams, personalities, and anyone involved with any sporting activities will be encouraged to show their support for LGBTQ+ equality and diversity in sport by wearing rainbow laces and sweatbands. Sponsored…