film, tv, and music, LGBT, literature, politics

Nas Paracha and sexuality; LGBT representation in popular television

As the last episode of Series One of Channel 4's 'Ackley Bridge' airs tonight, I feel this is a key post to be sharing. Ackley Bridge has been wonderful for representation; BAME characters, LGBT issues, different cultures, and combining all, showing cultural and religious attitudes towards different issues. Nasreen's character has been vital in portraying… Continue reading Nas Paracha and sexuality; LGBT representation in popular television

LGBT, politics

Pray for Orlando. 

No one, regardless of gender, sexuality, religion, race etc has the right to take another's life. Nor does anyone have the right to take someone's life DUE to these factors. This is not only an example of why the enforcement of gun laws etc ismore than necessary, but an example of how disgusting and full of… Continue reading Pray for Orlando.