A grandson’s lament

By |November 24th, 2014|Recent news|0 Comments

Last night, my grandfather passed away. This is why he is so special to me.

Coming out of invisibility

By |November 18th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

"Coming out of invisibility" has been making waves in the ace community. It illustrates the pressing need to address discrimination and persecution.

Accepting and giving compliments

By |November 13th, 2014|Recent news|0 Comments

Since my teens I've found it difficult to accept compliments. It's hard to describe why. But I try.

Finding a home within MOGII groups

By |November 10th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

A positive article about the inclusion of the asexual spectrum in student groups attracts negative comments about the dilution of MOGII groups.

Asexuality should be recognised, not ignored

By |November 5th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

A recent article drew me to reflect on Asexual Awareness Week and what it has achieved.

Ari shares some colour on asexuality

By |October 20th, 2014|Asexuality|0 Comments

Adri produced a thorough graphic that explains the issues that asexuals face for Asexual Awareness Week 2013.

The price of football

By |October 14th, 2014|Recent news|0 Comments

Since the BBC is releasing its Price of Football 2014 study tomorrow, I put my tuppence worth into the argument that the price of football is not just financial and warn about the commercial impact on the game.

A reply from The Telegraph

By |October 13th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

The Head of Editorial Compliance replied within a matter of hours. As expected, my complaint didn't quite invoke the Editors' Code of Practice and my complaint wasn't upheld. Here is the reply nonetheless.

A letter to The Telegraph

By |October 12th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

I was alerted to an article published to The Telegraph's website via an email update that searches for articles about asexuality. This one was offensive. I've contacted The Telegraph to complain about it.

A reply from the Government Equalities Office

By |October 10th, 2014|Asexuality, Recent news|0 Comments

I received a reply from the Government Equalities Office (GEO) about their stance on protecting asexuals and legally recognising asexuality. The letter is shown in full in this post. They have no appetite to. So now, we must act.