The interesting aspect of this is that it seems the Conservative Party is leading the way in a progressive direction.
What a refreshing change.
“I get more abuse for being a Tory in Scotland than I do for being a gay woman,” says Annie Wells, one of a batch of new MSPs voted in at the election this month that has made the country’s parliament the most proportionally gay-friendly in the world.
Her step up to a seat in Holyrood has brought the total number of openly gay, lesbian and bisexual politicians to ten, seven per cent of all MSPs. In Westminster, 35 of the 650 MPs – just over five per cent.
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