Day: 22 April 2017

  • UKIP candidate: “I don’t want any LGBT community”

    Ever heard of Gisela Allen? Probably not. This morning, however, she became a viral internet sensation after a weird diatribe of what she wants and doesn’t want for her country, appeared in her local paper. Gisela Allen is a UKIP candidate for a council seat in Garscadden/Scotstounhill, Scotland. After being asked by a reporter, “Why do you want to […]

  • TIMELINE: What is happening to gay men in Chechnya?

    The world was alerted to a horrifying assault on gay men in Chechnya in April 2017. This is how the story unfolded. The story of the abduction, torture and killing of gay men in Chechnya, was reported thanks to the fearless investigations by Russian News outlet Novaya Gazeta. A journalist by the name of Elena Milashina […]

  • THEATRE REVIEW | Whisper House, The Other Palace, London

    ★★ | Whisper House The Whisper House is a 2009 musical with music and lyrics by Duncan Sheik, writer of the multi-award winning rock musical Spring Awakening. Never performed before in the UK, this felt like it could be an exciting possibility for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new venue. The bar has been set high with […]