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What Katy Perry’s on-stage groping reveals about our double standard when it comes to sexual assault

Our super-productive regular contributor AJ McKenna addresses the careless reporting surrounding Katy Perry’s recent onstage incident while performing in Rio. A female fan groped her – touching her boob, grabbing her ass, and sashaying down KP’s body ’til their face was basically in her crotch – yet some outlets made jokes referencing “I Kissed a Girl.” When will the double standards surrounding sexual assault finally stop? 1,000 more words

Pop Culture



The first trainee to be revealed as a member of Cube Entertainment’s new girl group was Son Naeun who was featured in labelmate boy group Beast’s “Beautiful” and “Soom” music videos in late 2010. 691 more words

The limits of freedom.....

The story of Benjamin Harris-Quinney, the Conservative Councillor that has recently been suspended from the Conservative Party for anti-gay rights remarks has provoked some fierce debate online. 786 more words

Two men suffer homophobic abuse at Milton Keynes train station

Two men were the subject of homophobic abuse whilst at Milton Keynes train station earlier this month.

The incident happened as the men waited for a train to Northampton at 3.40pm on Friday, 1 May. 152 more words


Petitioning D&G?

I’m going to break an unofficial habit of a lifetime and talk fashion.

Haha, not actual fashion, snowflakes, that’d require interest in clothing other than my jeans. 500 more words


Coming Out In Jamaica – Dead Or Alive

Last Wednesday, I got two emails that forced me to write this column. I’d already been thinking about sharing a schizophrenic email that came in response to last Sunday’s column. 897 more words

Gender And Sexuality

Stupidity reigns supreme

It’d obviously been a long hard winter in more places than southern Ontario judging by some of the articles in various publications recently.  I say that because sundry politicians, would-be politicians and ordinary citizens seem to have taken leave of their senses and… 429 more words