You’ve all heard of The Gay Agenda. Our opponents are always accusing us of pushing The Gay Agenda. Of course, there’s no such thing. Not if you mean ‘an agreed program of social change that all queers all over the world sign up to and promote’.
We each, however, have a gay, lesbian, bi, trans, intersex, queer agenda of our own. Our hopes for the future. The changes we would like to see so that we can be full and equal citizens in our own country.
Many activists and public figures have accepted our invitation to write about their gay agenda, and those contributions will be published over the coming weeks and months.
But the stirrer is also inviting YOU to tell everyone – what’s YOUR agenda?
You have up to 1,000 words to describe My Gay [or Lesbian, Bi, Trans, Intersex, Queer] Agenda. Send your contribution to the stirrer IN THE BODY OF YOUR EMAIL, with My Gay Agenda in the subject line. I won’t open attachments due to potential viruses.
A few rules:
Keep it clean, decent, legal, honest and truthful.
Please write comprehensibly: my time is limited. Pieces requiring extensive sub-editing and correction will not be accepted.
The editor (that’s me) reserves the right to edit all contributions.
The editor also reserves the right to decline any contribution.
In this busy election year it’s important to get our concerns into the public debate. So get writing!