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9 July 2019: Delegates held a minute’s silence in memory of NUJ member Lyra McKee, the journalist and gay activist, who was killed during disturbances in Derry in April.
5 July 2019: Members were fustrated at being denied full access to the London Pride parade by the event's organisers.
25 June 2019: The TUC is taking part in this conference to promote equality and inclusion for LGBT+ people within Christian churches, other religious bodies and multilateral organisations.
25 June 2019: A Bank Holiday of events, music & films for Manchester Pride
25 June 2019: The UK’s biggest, most diverse Pride. A home for every part of London’s LGBT+ community.
25 June 2019: UK Black Pride returns on Sunday 7 July, 2019 and to mark UK Black Pride’s continued growth, the celebration moves to a larger location: Haggerston Park in east London.
11 June 2019: The union called the report of the UK Women and Equalities Committee, which said there must be an end to the culture of secrecy surrounding discrimination and harassment in the workplace, as highly significant.
17 May 2019: Around seven out of ten LGBT workers experienced at least one type of sexual harassment at work and almost one in eight LGBT women reported being seriously sexually assaulted or raped at work, a TUC survey has revealed.
30 April 2019: According to the 2018 report The State of News Photography almost 70 per cent of women photographers said they faced discrimination in the workplace. This NUJ Photographers’ Council event will look at the barriers facing women and how the union can support women photographers and videographers and stop the disproportionate number leaving the industry.
16 April 2019: The huge rise in racism, hate crime and far right attacks because of Brexit and wider global trends were themes picked up by a succession of speakers at the conference.