“Stand up and be counted!” – Chris Morgan, Gay Games Ambassador & World Champion Powerlifter


Many thanks to  Chris Morgan, Gay Games Ambassador & World Champion Powerlifter, for sharing this with NEVER BLEND IN.

Chris Morgan is a seven time World Champion in Powerlifting and a Global Ambassador for the Federation of Gay Games. The next Gay Games are scheduled to take place in Paris in 2018. For more information about the Gay Games visit www.gaygames.com  and www.paris2018.com

 

Apparantly, it’s “White Pride Day” ….

So, me being a VERY white person, who likes a damn good Pride Party … Is sitting here thinking … “Oh Goody” !

However, not all is as it first seems because “White Pride” is actually a neo-nazi event that is being planned today in Manchester to mark ‘White Pride Worldwide Day’.

The event is being advertised on the English Defence League website.Which would also indicate that it has something to do with being English?

So, this is where it all now get’s really complicated! …

“I’m not only VERY WHITE, but I’m also an extremely PROUD GAY MAN who has represented ENGLAND and GREAT BRITAIN on many occasions in International Powerlifting”.

Many of my colleagues in the England and Great Britain teams are non white and are from a vast range of diverse backgrounds. They are all my colleagues, competitors, peers, and friends.

We really need to Kick Racism and Homophobia out of Society once and for all !

Stand up and be counted !

  

Chris Morgan, Gay Games Ambassador & World Champion Powerlifter. http://www.chunkymuscle.com

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David Watters, a graduate of Napier University, Edinburgh, Trinity College of Music, London and the Institute of Education, University of London, has worked internationally within education and Educational Management for more than 20 years. He has taught extensively within many socially and culturally diverse settings; most recently as a Head of Performing Arts within Further Education. He is a personal and professional development associate with The Pacific Institute (www.pacificinstitute.co.uk), personal coach, freelance writer and founding member of NBI Associates. He is a writer on social equality issues, is a key player in the Equal Love Campaign UK and author of the forthcoming book, NEVER BLEND IN which features key voices from the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community and which aims to inspire and encourage those who may lack self-esteem or who question their validity. David is currently promoting a youtube campaign"Give 'em Hope"and is asking individuals, couples and groups to make and share videos telling about the benefits of living with personal authenticity. He has shared a platform with Stuart Milk and Peter Tatchell and is a supporter of 17-24-30, The Trevor Project, Schools Out, The Terrence Higgins Trust, The Albert Kennedy Trust and numerous others. His background in arts and education, combined with a solid understanding of Cognitive Behavioural Strategies, and his passion for Equality Advocacy drive every aspect of his work as a personal development facilitator, motivational speaker and writer. View all posts by neverblendin

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