Wednesday , 22 May 2019

Tag Archives: CARE

Charity says LGBT people face discrimination as they die

Marie Curie

  A leading UK charity has published a report, which claims nearly three-quarters (74%) of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people are not confident that health and social care services provide sensitive end of life care for their needs. The report suggests that LGBT people often experience delay in accessing the care they need and are more likely to have ...

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Lib Dem leader in “gay cure” tweet controversy


  The leader of the Liberal Democrats, Tim Farron, has apologised after a tweet from his account suggested gay people could be cured. The tweet, responding to the British Humanist Association’s citing of Stonewall’s research that some healthcare professionals believe homosexuality is curable, said: “They can be, most sexual disorientation is caused by chemical leaching … check out fish and ...

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Nick Clegg responds to Coalition for Marriage accusation

Nick Clegg

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has issued a response to a poster from Coalition for Marriage, which criticised his role in making same-sex marriage a reality. He responded on twitter after the group released a poster claiming that “Nick Clegg forced same-sex marriage on Britain”. The Deputy Prime Minister tweeted: “Don’t think I’ve actually forced anyone into a same-sex marriage ...

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