Category Archives: Society

“I’m gay.” Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Comes Out of the Closet

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of August 21, 2019) Jim Watson revealed his homosexuality in a moving article in the Ottawa Citizen newspaper on August 17, 2019, the day before Capital Pride, the official Gay Pride in the Canadian capital. After Bertrand Delanoë in Paris and Klaus Wowereit in Berlin, the mayor of Ottawa is now the…
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Alan Turing Soon to Be On New British £50 Banknote

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 31 July 2019) The Bank of England (BoE) will publish a new 50 pound note with the picture of British mathematician Alan Turing in 2021. British internet users were asked on the BoE website in November and December 2018 to suggest names of scientists for new banknotes. Only dead British scientists…
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