THE WIRE STAR MICHAEL K. WILLIAMS FOUND DEAD IN NEW YORK APARTMENT AGED 54

The Wire star Michael K. Williams has been found dead at his home in New York, aged 54. The New York Post reports that the actor was found dead in his New York apartment by his nephew on Monday afternoon (6 September). No cause of death has been confirmed. Williams, who appeared in HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and the Oscar-winning 12 Years a Slave,…

GERMAN BISHOP APOLOGISES TO LGBTQ COMMUNITY FOR CHURCH HOMOPHOBIA

A German bishop has apologised to the LGBTQ community for the discrimination inflicted by the Church. Bishop Christian Stäblein was speaking before Berlin’s Pride Parade and said he was “appalled” by how members of the LGBTQ community had been treated. People have been subjected to intrusive questions, fired from jobs in the church, and been…