16 07, 2019

GAY 19 year old Mehdi Shokr Khoda fears Death in Iran

By |2019-07-17T00:19:53+10:00July 16th, 2019|equality, Gay News|0 Comments

Failed in his bid for Asylum in Sweden today. The 19 year old escaped Iran, fearing for his life. Mehdi has lived in Sweden with boyfriend of 2 years, Carlo Rapisarda. Swedish courts ruled that there was no proof of their relationship beyond the statement from Carlo. They stated that he was unable to adequately describe coming out, and [...]

16 07, 2019

Victorian Government $600million Building Rescue Package

By |2019-07-16T14:34:33+10:00July 16th, 2019|Gay News|0 Comments

$600mill Package to Fix Flammable Building Cladding The Victorian Government announced  $600mill package today to assist building owners, further privatising profit, and socialising loss. Recent building fires such as that in London’s Grenfell Tower, highlighted a long-known fact that insulated zinc or aluminium panels were being used as cheap, energy-saving insulation. Grenfell Tower, a public housing block in London, [...]

15 07, 2019

NBN: Australia’s Conservative Government Disaster

By |2019-07-15T15:36:59+10:00July 15th, 2019|Gay News, Technology News|0 Comments

NBN: Australia’s Broken Promise Superfast Broadband was promised more than a decade ago and the NBN was hatched. NBN promised speeds of 100Mbps with no buffering. Labor’s plan was to provide FTTP to almost 95% of Australians. It would cover towns with centres of as little as 3,000 residents. The remainder would [...]

15 07, 2019

UN Mandate Protection Sexual Orientation Gender Identity

By |2019-07-15T11:35:50+10:00July 15th, 2019|equality, Gay News|0 Comments

UN Renews Crucial Mandate for Protection Against Violence and Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity “This is another historic victory, not only for communities of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities, but for humanity as a whole.” In a defining vote, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution to renew the mandate of the Independent [...]

15 07, 2019

Amazon Australia and Starlight Deliver Toys To Sick Kids

By |2019-07-15T16:03:29+10:00July 15th, 2019|Gay News|0 Comments

AMAZON AUSTRALIA & STARLIGHT TO DELIVER AU$50,000 OF TOYS, GAMES CRAFTS TO SICK KIDS Amazon.com.au to donate a further AU$5 per toy bought in this year’s Prime Day Shopping Event happening on 15 and 16 July 2019 Amazon Australia today announced its partnership with the Starlight Children’s Foundation (Starlight) to deliver smiles to seriously ill children during the July [...]

11 07, 2019

LGBTQ Communities Uniting Against Breast Cancer

By |2019-07-11T18:04:28+10:00July 11th, 2019|Gay News|0 Comments

LGBTQ people uniting to tackle breast cancer is the focus of a new pop-up exhibition in Surry Hills. Presented by ACON, NSW’s leading LGBTQ health organisation, Our United Front: In Pictures is a photography exhibition that celebrates the strength and resilience of LGBTQ communities, and the importance of community support in facing issues together. It showcases images and stories [...]

28 06, 2019

Homophobe, Israel Folau, falls in Fair Work Commission.

By |2019-06-29T17:17:57+10:00June 28th, 2019|equality, Gay News|0 Comments

Israel Folau was sacked by Rugby Australia for recent homophobic social media comments. Today, Folau took his sacking to the Fair Work Commission which then ruled against him. Cranky Folau vowed to take the matter to the courts. He contends that his homophobic social media posts were merely an expression of religious freedom. The ultra-conservative Christian started a GoFundMe [...]

3 03, 2017

Holden Glams Up for Mardi Gras

By |2017-03-03T16:47:41+10:00March 3rd, 2017|equality, Holden Reviews, Mardi Gras|0 Comments

Out, Loud And Proud; Holden Partners With Mardi Gras Holden continues pursuit of equality for all with Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras partnership Holden motorcade to grace the parade, carrying Mardi Gras 2017 Ambassadors and a whole lot of personality Holden was the first car company in Australia to publicly support marriage equality and now the first car company [...]

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