Tag Archives: gay and lesbian

Images of the Macabre and the Grotesque

Cardinal Keith O’Brien said countries which legalise gay marriage are “shaming themselves” by going against the “natural law,” and should not consider their actions “progress”. He claimed same sex unions were the “thin end of the wedge” and would lead to the “further degeneration of society into immorality.” In a series of controversial comments, he […]

Trolley Dollies

A new Thai charter airline due to start operations on Asian routes in April is hiring transsexuals as flight attendants. More than 100 transvestites and transsexuals people applied for the first round of jobs. Four were chosen, along with 19 female and seven male flight attendants. Among the successful applicants was Dissanai Chitpraphachin, 23, who […]

Gay Days of Summer

In an extraordinarily frank statement, the Foreign Secretary yesterday denied that he had ever had a relationship with a man after his special advisor Christopher Myers resigned because of the damage caused by “untrue and malicious” allegations circulating on the internet. He also revealed that he and his wife Ffion have suffered the trauma of […]

Church Swap

I can reveal that Dr Jeffrey John, the openly gay but celibate Dean of St Albans, has been blocked from becoming a bishop once again. He has not been chosen as the next Bishop of Southwark. Liberals will be dismayed that the Church has lost its nerve – but there is no reason for evangelicals […]

Mixed messages

There are a lot of mixed messages in our society (for example, those surrounding young girls growing up these days). Something that has struck me forcefully in recent days, however, is that the press have been sending out very mixed messages about gay and lesbian people in our society. The first story to break was […]