Scotland claims ‘world’s first’ inclusive LGBTI education

All parties in Scottish Parliament hail ‘monumental’ victory that promises to transform education for LGBTI students

Scotland will become the first country in the world to have “LGBTI-inclusive education” embedded in the curriculum, education secretary and deputy first minister John Swinney has told the Scottish Parliament.

The move was backed by all parties and described by one political rival, Labour’s Monica Lennon, as a “monumental” victory for those who campaigned for the changes announced this afternoon.


A first for Ireland : Irish school shut down as Dindu is arrested for issuing school shooting threats

Balbriggan school shut down as teen is arrested for issuing school shooting threats

A DUBLIN secondary school has been shut and a 16-year-old has been arrested after chilling shooting threats were issued.

Ardgillan Community College in Balbriggan is closed today after gardai were alerted to the sinister content.

After an investigation, a 16-year-old youth was arrested.

He is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at a Dublin Garda Station.


Student council members: Ice cream is not ‘inclusive’ enough

Student council members at The University of Wisconsin-Madison are demanding the school change the ingredients in the official university ice cream, claiming that the current ingredients are discriminatory toward some minority students.

UW-M’s official ice cream, the Babcock, contains a beef gelatin additive, which according to the legislation, “renders certain communities such as the Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist, and vegetarian unable to enjoy it without violating their beliefs.”


‘Make them scared’ website posts uncorroborated sexual assault claims against male students

Site features dozens of unsubstantiated allegations; take them ‘with a grain of salt,’ moderators say

A website allegedly run by University of Washington students allows individuals to publicly accuse people of sexual assault with no evidence.

The website, titled “Make them scared UW,” was first registered in November of last year but reportedly launched in late September of this year by University of Washington students, the Daily UW campus newspaper reports.