Interview with LGBT+

Interview with Mr Gay Scotland 2017: Part One.

Interviewer @pridematters1 Recently I got the opportunity to interview this year’s Mr Gay Scotland and contestant in Mr Gay Europe.  ​Hello Steven, Thanks for doing this interview with me. First of all could you tell me a little about yourself? It’s a pleasure. Thanks so much for asking me. I always find this question a… Continue reading Interview with Mr Gay Scotland 2017: Part One.

Interview with LGBT+

A follow up interview with Tom Dingley, the creator of The Outcome Project. 

​Interviewer @pridematters1 After the success from the Outcome book and the Exhibition, Tom Dingley has began taking the exhibitions out of our capital.  I got the chance recently to catch up with him.  Thanks for doing this second interview with me. I do appreciate how busy you have been.  What response did you receive from… Continue reading A follow up interview with Tom Dingley, the creator of The Outcome Project. 

Interview with LGBT+

Interview with Peter Tatchell: Part one. 

Interviewer @pridematters1 Peter Tatchell has been a LGBTI and human rights activist since the sixties. I got an opportunity to interview him about events that have shaped the LGBTQIA movement over the years. You have been a human rights activist since the 1960s and are passionate about your work. When you began you were one… Continue reading Interview with Peter Tatchell: Part one. 

History

How the ‘gay community’ was affected by the laws surrounding them in the latter part of the 20th century. 

​​By @pridematters1  Combined with the Public Order Act: 1986 and the Sexual Offences Act: 1967. Many gay and bisexual men found themselves being prosecuted for simply kissing their partners in the street. The 1967 act was far from equal. The age of consent was twenty one, which meant young same sex lovers could never feel… Continue reading How the ‘gay community’ was affected by the laws surrounding them in the latter part of the 20th century.