“It is time we stand up for what is right and support people who are being harmed. Every person on this planet has a right to be true to themselves, to love and be loved, and to be happy”. Barry Church-Woods Over 53,000 people currently follow LGBTicons by subscribing for […]
“I believe we are nearing that moment in time when athletes lead the way as role models for fairness once again” Billy Bean Former Major League Baseball player Billy Bean, who has been an advocate for LGBT rights in sports since coming out in 1999, has been named vice chairman […]
France’s president has signed into law a controversial bill making the country the ninth in Europe, and 14th globally, to legalise gay marriage. On Friday, the Constitutional Council rejected a challenge by the right-wing opposition, clearing the way for Francois Hollande to sign the bill. He said: “I have taken […]
We’re massive champions of the Big Comedy Gala in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, not just because it was founded by Barry, but also because it always features a top notch line-up of comics from every aspect of life. Today, The Boy with Tape on his Face is announced as […]
I got in “trouble” for outing someone. I don’t really feel like explaining it. It is much better if you actually just watch the video: I got in big Twitter fights about it. (If you want to see them, they can be viewed here.) Twitter fights are kind of unfair, because […]
We’re currently loving this film clip of a little boy’s tantrum over his inability to have a husband in Australia. We’re a little conflicted though and can’t really decide if it crosses a line in parenting. Let us know what you think.
LGBT champion and guest blogger Louise Oliver (remember her amazing love letter to Darren Hayes?) has a dream to study in NYC, drop kick Lea Michelle in the hoof and then steal all of Julianne Moore’s sexy ginger roles. For years now, she’s worked tirelessly in artist development, looking out […]