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Solution to trans bathroom controversy

How do you solve the problem of gendered bathrooms in public places? The Optimism  Brewing Company may have the answer The brewery, founded by husband and wife Troy Hakala and Gay Gilmore in 2013, is located on Capitol Hill in Seattle. Their mantra is “Optimism makes challenging things seem possible. Optimism is the will to challenge…

Ofsted recognised trainer to help LGBTQ students

An Ofsted recognised trainer will be helping Channel Island teachers support LGBTQ students An Ofsted report into school approaches to bullying has suggested teachers do not always feel able to tackle issues like homophobic bullying and derogatory language and that most schools are not ‘sharp’ enough on their analysis of bullying behaviour. The Office for…

Vigil in Jersey for the Orlando LGBT massacre

Islanders in Jersey have held a vigil to remember those who killed in the Orlando gay nightclub massacre. Victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting were remembered in St Helier at a vigil last night.  You can read more at the ITV News website. Organised by Liberate, the vigil joined islanders with others around the world to…