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08 April 2012

  • 8th April 2012

    Sunday Times disagrees with sister paper The Times over allowing gay couples to marry 46

    The Sunday Times disagrees with its sister paper

    9:48 PM — The Times made waves last month with a series of editorials backing the Government's plans for the introduction of civil marriage equality. But its sister newspaper The Sunday Times today backed the gay former Labour cabinet minister Ben Bradshaw saying that same sex marriage is "unnecessary".

  • Update: Investigation suggests serious flaws in the Coalition For Marriage petition 168

    The petition count is unreliable at best and false at worst (Photo: YouTube)

    8:30 PM — PinkNews.co.uk's Edmund Broch explores how accurate the reliable the system is that appears to suggest that the Coalition for Marriage has amassed 400,000 signatures in opposition to the Government's plans to allow gay couples to marry and asks 'do their numbers add up?'

  • Anti-gay MSP Bill Walker expelled from SNP over abuse claims 31

    Bill Walker has been an outspoken opponent of equal marriage

    6:18 PM — Bill Walker, the member of the Scottish Parliament who once compared gay rights campaigners to Nazis, and has been an outspoken opponent of government proposals for marriage equality, has been expelled from Scottish National Party (SNP) over allegations of domestic abuse.

  • Comment: The time is now to take action for equal marriage! 72

    It's time to take action. Spread the word, now.

    1:35 PM — Have you heard the news? Coalition for Marriage (C4M) has collected over 400,000 signatures for its petition to keep a restricted and homophobic (yes, homophobic) definition of marriage. Apparently, it is an institution only heterosexuals can and should enjoy. Meanwhile, how is the other camp, the Coalition for Equal Marriage (C4EM) doing? Merely a tenth of that number.

  • Comment: Why do so many gay guys not ‘do’ relationships? 213

    12:39 PM — Ethan Bourne wonders why it is that he finds so many gay guys just don't want to be in conventional relationship. "It’s just not quite right", "I’m just not in the right place for a relationship", "In all honesty, I don’t actually ‘do’ relationships". I’m sure you’ve heard all the excuses under the sun, just as I have, but after having a conversation with a guy this week, it’s genuinely got me thinking whether we’re just pre-disposed not to want a relationship and whether gays are actually capable of one.

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