Win allows inspection of LGBT bias at trial

A Florida judge’s decision to not allow attorneys to question jurors about potential biases against LGBT individuals has sparked a pushback from lawyers. The question arose during the trial between Raymond Berthiaume and the city of Key West – Berthiaume is gay. The team argued for basic civil rights that would be given to protected…

Launching DIFERA – Liberate’s employer accreditation programme

DIFERA is Liberate’s employer accreditation programme. This is the first accreditation in the Channel Islands to award organisations with a quality mark that demonstrates to employees (past, present and future), to clients and suppliers that your organisation places Diversity, Inclusion, Fairness, Equality, Respect and Acceptance at the heart of what you do. The accreditation is a natural development from the Channel Islands…

Out: Expressions of Interest – Guernsey

Liberate have been listening to feedback from the LGBTQ+ community in the islands and we know that many of you would like Liberate to create a means for the LGBTQ+ community to meet. This is something that we would also very much like to see happen as we receive regular enquiries from people, who are…

New Chair of Liberate in Guernsey announced

We couldn’t be more pleased to announce our new Chair – Markis Allen! Our eternal thanks also go to Pippa McCathie for steering our ship for the last 18 months.  She and her husband Niall will still be involved in supporting Liberate from the background. Markis has a long history of campaigning for LGBT rights.  Read…