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‘Happy birthday, Peter Tatchell’

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  1. Happy Birthday Peter, Thank you for all your hard work for Human Rights!! :)

  2. You deserve every word, Peter.

    We can never thank you enough.

  3. Happy Birthday Peter, may you have many more, stay well, be happy and keep on fighting.

  4. Happy birthday Peter!

  5. Robert in S. Kensington 25 Jan 2012, 1:32pm

    Happy, happy birthday, dear Peter and many many more! You are a shining star that will never be dimmed. You are indeed an invaluable national treasure. I thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you have done and for all you continue to do. Long may that continue.

  6. A bit surprised and Simon Hughes comment. Isn’t this the same Simon Hughes who dissed Peter Tatchell all those years ago in Bermondsey. Perhaps there are more votes in praising him now.

    1. Should be “…surprised at the Simon Hughes comment.”

    2. Peter and Simon made up a long time ago. Peter was man enough to forgive Simon’s behaviour in the Bermondsey by-election (which included using the slogan “Vote for Simon Hughes – A Real Man”).. SImon has since come out himself, and has always voted in favour of LGBT interests.

  7. I can think of few people in public life more worthy of respect than Peter. Many of the ideas that were considered extreme or utopian when he began campaigning for them are now mainstream. His physical courage is legendary, standing up to Mugabe’s thugs and Moscow fascists. Long may he live, and if you’re reading, Peter, many, many thanks.

    1. MANY CONGRATULATIONS TO A GREAT CHAMPION FOR FREE SPEECH AND EQUALITY . PETER HAS MADE A REAL DIFFERENCE TO THE LIVES OF SO MANY AND WE OWE HIM A DEBT OF GRATITUDE .WHY HAS HE NOT RECEIVED A KNIGHTHOOD !! ?? LET’S ALL PUSH FOR ONE NOW .

  8. Peter & Michael 25 Jan 2012, 2:53pm

    Happy Birthday Peter !! Thank you for being a beacon of hope and standing up, against the odds, for the rights and freedoms that LGBT people have slowly been able to enjoy through the years. We know that one can be criticised by your own gay minority, at times, but you have persisted in giving LGBT people the confidence to be what we are, and we thank you for that. Our next step in Equality is Same-Sex marriage, and then we will be truly Equal in Law.

    1. A very happy birthday to you, Peter. Thank you for all that you have done for the benefit of the LGBT movement throughout the world that has promoted the realisation that humans of whatever nature are entitled to their own privacy and sexual orientation. I am grateful, to you, Peter for the work you have done which has changed people’s attitudes in my country towards a respect of everybody’s human right to their personal sexual orientation. Thank you…! Thank you for making iy possible for me to be a happier person, and honest about myself.

  9. Happy Birthday -good on ye!
    What an example for us all. We need more like you. Thanks and thanks again for all you do and have done.

  10. Patrick McC 25 Jan 2012, 4:25pm

    To Peter – have a lovely day, you deserve it.
    To all those wishing Peter a happy birthday, please help him to continue the good work by making a regular financial commitment to http://www.petertatchellfoundation.org. The money is badly needed and will be much appreciated. Patrick

  11. Rachel Haytread 25 Jan 2012, 4:52pm

    Peter Twatchell makes me want to puke, and as for the rest of you sycophantic swine…bleuch.

    1. Happy 60th Birthday Peter Tatchell, you Diamond! Thanks for campaigning, standing up for minority groups in an objective manner & challenging laws, attitudes & illegal regimes. You are truly an inspiration. I hope that I’ll also have the self-belief, determination & conviction to be a part of the solution & work towards peace, truth and justice for society & the world. Keep on fighting for change & having faith in the fact that most bad situations can improve.

      Rachel, you are simply showing how ignorant you are of peter Tatchell’s achievements. You need to open your mind, improve your attitude & do some much needed research on him! Why exactly does he make you want to puke? Why do you regard those of us who believe in the value of his contribution to society as sycophantic swine? We aren’t here looking to win favours by complimenting him, we’re simply showing our appreciation. Why can’t you?

  12. Yemisi Ilesanmi 25 Jan 2012, 4:56pm

    Happy Birthday, Peter Tatchell! Thanks for being a beacon of hope and support for all LGBTIs across borders. Human rights belongs to all Humans, thanks for standing up for human rights for all! Nigerian LGBTIs in Diaspora Against Anti Same Sex Laws thank you for your support and encouragement. You are indeed a blessing to humanity. Your actions are appreciated!

  13. Paul Halsall 25 Jan 2012, 5:58pm

    Oy, Peter.

    I love you, guy, but stop the name dropping.

    We won’t be happy until you are made a dame!

  14. Happy 60th Birthday Peter Tatchell, you Diamond! Thanks for campaigning, standing up for minority groups in an objective manner & challenging laws, attitudes and illegal regimes. You are truly an inspiration. I hope that I’ll also have the self-belief, determination & conviction to be a part of the solution & work towards peace, truth and justice for society & the world. Keep on fighting for change & having faith in the fact that most bad situations can improve.

    Rachel, you are simply showing how ignorant you are of peter Tatchell’s achievements. You need to open your mind, improve your attitude and do some much needed research on him! Why exactly does he make you want to puke? Why do you regard those of us who believe in the value of his contribution to society as sycophantic swine? We aren’t here looking to win favours by complimenting him, we’re simply showing our appreciation. Why can’t you?

  15. Thanks Peter, by standing up for minority rights you are effectively standing up for the rights of everyone.

  16. Mr Peter Tatchell is a free thinker a Man of Integrity. Peter stands for Liberty, and Justice!! …If I have never said thank you for being my friend I’ do it now?
    Thank You Kind Sir …
    After me now!!!
    Hip! Hip! Hooray!
    Hip, hip hooray! .
    Hip, hip hooray! .
    ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

  17. Gob Bless you Peter if only we had a religious leader like you to lead the LGBT people to freedom.

  18. Many happy returns to Peter Tatchell. He’s a personal hero of mine, and my main hope for him right now is that he starts taking it a bit easier on himself! With all the work he puts in, he could really do with a vacation every once in a while!

  19. gaykingdom 26 Jan 2012, 4:34am

    Best of birthday wishes, to an “old” friend….enjoy yourself!

  20. Happy Birthday Peter. Thanks for all your hard work!

  21. Happy 60th Birthday!
    Long live Peter Tatchell

    1. michael curran 24 Apr 2012, 9:05am

      Happy 60th Birthday .
      Živeo Peter Tatchell i sretan rođendan

    2. michael curran 24 Apr 2012, 9:07am

      Thank you and a wonderful both Birthday

  22. Dr Clive R Wheeler 19 Nov 2013, 5:34pm

    Happy Birthday and an enormous thank you from the bottom of my heart. If it were not for you and your tireless campaign I would not be leading and loving the fantastic life I do now. Many hugs.

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