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Pride 2021

Photo: CI Pride Live title screen

When CI Pride 2021 was hit by COVID-19 we took it online. Could we pull off the Channel Islands first live-streamed pan-island concert in a month? Of course, we could!

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Live CI Pride pan-Island concert

Photo: Pride crowd taken from the stage

The organisers of Channel Islands Pride are making history this Saturday 21 August as they stream the first live concert held across both Jersey and Guernsey, as part of the Islands’ joint pride celebrations.

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Channel Islands Pride physical celebrations in Jersey cancelled

Photo: Pride volunteers 2021

It is with sincere regret that the Channel Islands Pride Committee have chosen to cancel the 2021 Channel Islands Pride march and public entertainment, which were planned to take place in Jersey on Saturday 21 August. The Pride Committee have…

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Accès scheme audits accessibility in the Co-Op

Photo: Liberate staff auditing the Co-Op for accessibility

Liberate are delighted that The Channel Islands Co-Operative Society have signed up to the Accès scheme.

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Why #blacklivesmatter

Photo: A black lives matter protest banner

Over the last few days there has been a polarising of opinion on social media regarding the #blacklivesmatter protests. The lack of social distancing, violence and vandalism seen in the UK and abroad has provoked people to dismiss protestors as…

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Liberate reveals the results of their research into HIV support in the Channel Islands

Poster: World Aids Day December the first

Liberate have found that more needs to be done to combat the stigma of living as HIV positive in the Islands. More than thirty years on from the first cases of HIV in the Channel Islands, misinformation, myths and prejudice persist, making it difficult for islanders living with HIV to be open with those closest to them. Only 58% of islanders living with HIV had told a family member of their condition.

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Channel Islands Pride 2019 announced

Logo: Channel Islands Pride 2019

Channel Islands Pride returns to Jersey for its fifth anniversary with Pride on the Beach

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Liberate ask Channel Islanders to assist in HIV research project

Poster: World Aids Day December the first

This World AIDS Day (1 December) Liberate is asking Channel Islanders to assist in a research project that will provide the charity with information about the nature of the work that needs to be done in the Islands to provide more support for those living with HIV/AIDS.

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Pride 2018

Photo: C I Pride parade in Guernsey from the top of the town church

On 8 September 2018, Channel Islands Pride was held in Guernsey for the second time and, on 9 September 2018, Alderney held its first ever Pride. Unlike 2016, when Guernsey held a very wet first Pride, the sun was shining…

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Deputies manifesto review

Having taken a look at the manifestos (as published on vote.je) of the candidates for Deputy in Jersey’s election, there were a few pledges that caught our attention as aligning with Liberate’s vision. You can find out more about all…

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