TIE Talks

Section 28, with Tim Hopkins (Part One)

January 30, 2020 TIE Season 1 Episode 12
TIE Talks
Section 28, with Tim Hopkins (Part One)
Show Notes

2020 marks the 20th anniversary of the repeal of Section 28 - the British law which banned the "promotion of homosexuality" in schools - in Scotland.

We speak with Tim Hopkins, the Director of the Equality Network, about how this law came to be, it's impact, and it's legacy. Tim was involved first hand in the campaign to repeal Section 28 in Scotland, and provides a crucial eyewitness account to this key moment in our history.

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