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How to Raise Your Child to be an Ally to Other Communities

Growing up as someone within a marginalised community can be hard. I came out when I was in my late teens, but I knew a lot earlier that there was something ‘different’ about me by the way I felt towards certain friends and peers. When it came to looks and appearance I was different in

LGBT History Month: Why Our Son Will Never Be an Ally.

Last year, I started a fantastic new book by Frank Lowe called ‘Raised by Unicorns‘, which is a collection of stories by people with LGBTQ+ parents. It’s one of those books that I’ve really savoured as I simply don’t want it to end. It’s raw and unfiltered, and regardless of it’s audience, it teaches the

How To Be An LGBT Ally As A Business. 

Every year when the Pride season officially starts, there’s an influx of adverts from brands and companies detailing how they’re “Officially Supporting Pride“.¬†From streams of Facebook posts showing same sex couples holding hands and using the brand’s product, to novelty items where everything from bottles to burgers have been dyed rainbow colour. There aren’t many