A message from Nancy Kelley (she/her), Stonewall’s CEO
Today we set out a new chapter for Stonewall as we launch our 2021-5 Strategy: Free to Be. It’s almost a year since I took up the role of Chief Executive here at Stonewall. I’ve had so many rich and...
Why we need to Come Out Voting for LGBT+ Equality
The election on Thursday 6th May is about the sort of Scotland we want to live in and an opportunity for politicians from across the political spectrum to stand up for LGBT+ people and our rights...
5 areas of LGBT+ equality you need to know about
The Scottish Parliament election is fast approaching and it’s crucial that LGBT+ people and their allies are counted. Make your voice heard and ask your candidates to advocate for these five areas of...
10 ways to step up as an ally to non-binary people
Today is International Non-binary People’s Day, which aims to celebrate the wide range of people worldwide who identify as non-binary. But do you know what it means to be non-binary? And do you know how you can better support non-binary people? Here are some ideas!
Compulsory voter ID in elections
This week, we have heard that the Government is planning to introduce compulsory photo ID for voters for all future parliamentary and English local elections. This would mean that in order to vote...
There is no place for racism at Pride
Pride events should provide safe spaces where all lesbian, gay, bi and trans people and their allies are able to celebrate our dynamic and diverse community. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case...