Str(hate) Pride: An Open Letter to the Mayor of Boston

In response to Boston’s recent ‘straight pride’ parade, Caleb Evans explains why the need for ‘straight pride’ is, and always will be, nonexistent. Dear Mr. Marty Walsh (Mayor of Boston, USA), Respectfully, I must address the issue of the August 31st straight “pride” parade. It has come to my attention that the handling of the event was an abject failure on your part. Allow me to explain, in the following letter, how your mismanagement of the controversial matter derailed decades of progress towards equal LGBTQ+ rights, and how the resulting…

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Lucy Whittaker talks her new single ‘Miracle’, performing at Pride and her thoughts on Straight Pride

After the release of her new single ‘Miracle’ on Thursday, Tom George went to see one of BBC Radio 1’s favourite newcomers , Lucy Whittaker, perform at the Wellington Club. Afterwards they sat down to chat about ‘Miracle’, her career aspirations, her love for Lady Gaga and her thoughts on Straight Pride.

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