Tag Archives: Education

Book Censorship Today

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 5 October 2019) From 22 to 28 September 2019, the Banned Books Week took place once again. And as already mentioned here in 2016, almost any excuse to ban books seems good, regardless of the country or place of prohibition and regardless of the content of the books concerned. Many websites,…
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United Kingdom: 46 percent of 14-year-old LGBTs mutilate themselves

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of September 6, 2018) According to The Children’s Society annual report published on 29 August 2018, more than 45% of British 14-year-olds who are attracted to the same or both sexes have mutilated themselves over the past year. The report entitled The Good Childhood cites homophobia, stereotypical gender thinking and a lack…
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USA: Pride Month 2018 Between Progressiveness and Regression

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of July 11, 2018) On June 30, 2018, Pride Month ended in the United States. Not all activities can be summarized succinctly here because the country is so large and the acceptance of LGBT people still varies greatly. Here are some of the topics that are somewhere between serious and anecdotal. LGBT…
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