Australia’s Royal Commission inquiry into institutionalised child abuse cases.

On 12 November 2012 the then Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, announced that she would recommend to the Governor-General that a Royal Commission be appointed to inquire into institutional responses to Continue Reading

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Australian Labor Party will ban gay conversion therapy if elected

A federally driven crackdown would be significant in Australia, where attempts to change or suppress a person’s sexuality or gender identity continue to exist but have largely been driven underground.Stamping Continue Reading

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Shania Twain’s advice for her LGBTI fans

Shania Twain has a very close relationship with LGBTI fans. Last year, she was the special guest at a Spotify event in New York City. When one fan asked: ‘If Continue Reading

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What should priorities be for LGBTIQ+ rights over the next 10 years?

Millennials expressed much higher concern than older LGBT generations for transgender rights, ethnic equality, and LGBT equality within rural areas.

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Is your product or brand socially conscience?

Customers, especially millennials, want to know a company is doing something good with their money and making a difference in the world.

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Is there a link between religious faith and suicidal thoughts?

Research has demonstrated that a disproportionate number experience poorer mental health outcomes and have higher risk of suicidal behaviours than their peers. These health outcomes can directly related to experiences Continue Reading

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Bachelor in Paradise’s bi contestant ‘disappointed’ at queerbaiting

Bachelor in Paradise Australia’s first openly LGBTI contestant has broken her silence after the show copped backlash for ‘queerbaiting’. Megan Marx returned to The Bachelor reality TV franchise this year Continue Reading

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Self-Destruction vs. Self-Construction

True story, absolute fact: I woke up with tears in my eyes this morning, just full on sobbing. I felt like I had all the weight of the world pressing Continue Reading

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Bondi hate crimes documentary

The NSW Police Force has admitted its officers may have made serious mistakes while re-examining potential gay-hate murders among a list of 30 unsolved deaths. An SBS investigation has uncovered Continue Reading
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Former Miss America marries her girlfriend in stunning ceremony

Downs Gunn’ eight-year-old son walked her down the aisle and acted as her best man for the wedding. ‘I feel overjoyed to have found someone to share life’s adventures,’ Downs Continue Reading

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