Karen Pollock explores what LGBTQ+ representation meansRead more "Reflections on representation"
Karen Pollock looks at how the lack of regulation of counselling and psychotherapy leaves LGBTQ+ people unprotected from the harms of conversion therapyRead more "Government ignorance fails LGBTQ+ people"
After a weekend when yet again the validity of trans identities has been called into question Karen Pollock explores the ideas of realness and authenticityRead more "The reality of women"
The theme for March is gaming, introduced by Karen PollockRead more "Game On!"
February was LGBT history month. It has been celebrated across the country with talks, flag raising and events. Karen Pollock talks to the founder of the LGBT History project North East about why our history matters for more than 1 month of the year.Read more "LGBT History is for life, not just for February – TQ meets founder of LGBT History Project North East"
As a therapist who works with survivors of childhood sexual abuse, Karen Pollock takes issue with the idea being an abuse victim gives you license to abuse others.Read more "Nero burns whilst the world plays on; Milo and child abuse apologists"
As part of our spirituality month Karen Pollock one of our curators explores what actual repentance for past injustices towards lgbtq+ might look likeRead more "The Church of England needs to learn sorry is not the hardest word"
February’s theme is religion, faith and spirituality. Karen Pollock introduces.Read more "February: Spirit in the sky"
Society is loathe to accept that disabled people have sexual identities, or can be anything other than cis. Karen Pollock welcomes the formation a a new group for LGBTQ+ people with learning difficulties.Read more "LGBTQ+ people with learning difficulties: a fight for visibility"
After two years of waiting, trans people have finally been added to the Memorandum of Understanding on conversion therapy, an issue which Karen Pollock has been following.Read more "The slow sands of time; UK trans population finally protected from conversion therapy"