Queen's Gongs Go to LGBT activists

Three LGBT ‘unsung heroes’ have received gongs in the New Year’s Honours. Jeffrey Dudgeon, Liberal Unionist politician and equal opportunities and human rights campaigner, receives an MBE for services to the LGBT community in Northern Ireland. He brought a six year long case against the UK in his defence of the right to enjoy – as a gay man – a private …

Famous Disabled LGBT People

Here is a list of famous LGBT people who have a disability. Disability History Month takes place every year from November 22 – December 21. To add to this list, contact us at website@lgbthistorymonth.org.uk Lord Byron Poet and bisexual.   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Byron He was born with a deformity of his foot which affected him all his life. Edith Cooper The  aestheticist poet and writer, who …