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Tag Archives: Ruth Hunt

Belief Matters…Or Not? Is the Catholic Church entering a new era of openness?

Pope Francis

  It wasn’t that long ago the then leader of the Catholic Church in Scotland, Cardinal Keith O’Brien, described homosexuality as “demonstrably harmful” and the then Pope, Benedict XVI, described it as “objectively disordered”. For those of us who are Catholics, those were dark days when we were being condemned and vilified, while clerical abuse of children was being swept ...

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Stonewall to commit to trans equality

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Equality charity Stonewall has today announced that it is extending the scope of its campaigning to include trans equality. The charity, which has previously been criticised for a lack of action on trans issues, has also confirmed that it is making all current campaigns trans-inclusive and is seeking ways of developing new work on issues specific to trans people. Stonewall ...

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Pride House Glasgow wins Stonewall UK Award

Julian Clary, Frazer Robertson, Hugh Torrance, Ruth Hunt

LEAP Sports Scotland has scooped the ‘Sports Award’ at the Stonewall UK Awards 2014 for this year’s acclaimed ‘Pride House Glasgow’ project. At a ceremony at the Victoria & Albert Museum on Thursday evening, Pride House found itself up against Casey Stoney, Michael Sam, Thomas Hitzlsperger and Stonewall FC Football Club. Stonewall Chief Executive Ruth Hunt, and the legendary Julian ...

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