When I was about 13 / 14, when I first experienced feelings for girls, I discovered that having only your right ear pierced was a symbol for homosexuality. And so, when my left ear piercing closed up, I couldn’t be bothered to get it pierced again. My right ear piercing was my subtle way of […]
The hetero agenda – A more civil way to live?
After discussing the topic of civil partnerships with many Exeter students, I found that the majority were unaware that heterosexual couples were legally not allowed to have civil partnerships. Many asked ‘why?’ but the majority asked ‘why does it even matter?’… Under UK law, only same-sex couples are eligible to have civil partnerships. Many couples […]