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Thursday, 20 June 2019

Australia quiets the haters at the World Cup

Australia quiets the haters at the World Cup
Kerr has been feisty since arriving at the World Cup and the openly gay ... He was replaced by Ante Milicic, an assistant on Australia's men's team, ...

My boyfriend was killed

My boyfriend was killed
Teens have opened up about what it's like to grow up LGBTI in Iran. Dozens of young people revealed they are 'depressed' and 'frustrated' by living in ...

Scotland Is The First Country To Implement LGBTI Education In Schools

Scotland Is The First Country To Implement LGBTI Education In Schools
Scotland Is The First Country To Implement LGBTI Education In Schools. Sister Act 2, Lauryn Hill, News, Entertainment, Music, Mtv Movie And Tv ...

Australian state proposes birth certificate law reform for trans people

Australian state proposes birth certificate law reform for trans people
The Australian state government of Victoria are debating a bill which would allow trans, intersex and gender non-binary people to change their sex on ...

LGBTQ+community is still discriminated against

LGBTQ+community is still discriminated against
Parliaments in ending discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, and ensuring respect for the human rights of LGBTI persons.”.

Israel Folau: Devil influencing transgender debate

Israel Folau: Devil influencing transgender debate
Sacked Australia full-back Israel Folau says "the devil" is trying to influence the ... terminated over a social media post saying "hell awaits" gay people.

Montague on the Gardens review: a fabulous paradise in London's heart

Montague on the Gardens review: a fabulous paradise in London's heart
The Bloomsbury Set – a group of writers and intellectuals who took their name from the neighborhood – included a number of LGBTI figures, including ...

New York to ban 'gay panic' defense in murder cases

New York to ban 'gay panic' defense in murder cases
Since the early 1960s, defense lawyers have used the idea that people accused of violent crimes against LGBTI people have acted in a state of ...

Queerbaiting' or political move? Debate rages over Taylor Swift video

Queerbaiting' or political move? Debate rages over Taylor Swift video
Powerful message for LGBTI rights or using the community to her advantage? That's the big debate around Taylor Swift and her new music video, You ...

Prideful Month For The LGBTI Community

Prideful Month For The LGBTI Community
This month is globally known as a month to celebrate and recognise the Gay and LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex) ...

Joe Biden buys beers at Stonewall Inn ahead of 50th anniversary

Joe Biden buys beers at Stonewall Inn ahead of 50th anniversary
Biden – just over a month into his bid – took the chance to color his campaign by showing his support for the LGBTI community. He repeatedly told the ...

Sperm donor is legal father: Australian High Court

Sperm donor is legal father: Australian High Court
A man who donated sperm so his gay friend could have a baby more than a decade ago must be recognised as the girl's father, Australia's High Court ...

'Australia's discussion of kava imports reflects lack of cultural understanding'


Australian regulations on kava date from 1997, when a 2kg limit was ... This has affected the Aboriginal communities the restrictions were designed to ...

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NSW boasts high HPV vaccination rate for Aboriginal students



The study published in the Medical Journal of Australia today found Aboriginal students in NSW are achieving their first dose of the HPV vaccine at ...

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$150m provisioned for Aboriginal Art and Cultures gallery at Adelaide's Lot 14


South Australia holds a large collection of important and valuable Aboriginal artworks and artefacts but there are concerns about the integrity of the ...

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Government fails to guarantee funding for key Indigenous body


National Congress of Australia's First Peoples must meet strict new conditions to apply for government funding. Lorena Allam.

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All New Zealanders Invited to Take A Deep Breath And Relax


New Zealanders are being invited to pause and take part in a celebration of ... New Zealand Art of Living Volunteer, Joshi says yoga, breathing and ... The Art of Living programmes in New Zealand have also started to benefit Māori ...

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New Zealand Is Burning Out a Generation of Young Artists



This year two of New Zealand's major arts funding bodies—Creative New ... The outlook is even tougher for Māori artists, who face a whole host of ...

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Horizon State working on massive 25-year, $1.5B project in New Zealand


Horizon State will work with Housing New Zealand subsidiary HLC on an ... It will work closely with the Porirua City Council and the local iwi (Maori ...

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National Maori Authority Chair slams David Seymour


The Chair of the National Maori Authority, Matthew Tukaki, has come out swinging against ACT MP David Seymour and called him out for his ...

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'Institutional racism' is blocking Pacific and Māori access to health care, doctor says


Māori Council executive director Matthew Tukaki said the health system was failing because Maori were less likely to access care but it was not a ...

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FW: Tauranga Māori elders to perform in Wellington


A group of Māori elders from the three iwi of Tauranga Moana – Ngati Ranginui, Ngai Te Rangi and Ngati Pukenga are off to Wellington this week to ...

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Researcher hopes publication will win funding for Māori diabetes study


The lead researcher on a kaupapa Māori based type 2 diabetes management ... Approval for the study was granted by the New Zealand Health and ...

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Aaron Smale: The Māori Problem


For too long when it comes to state abuse of power over children, Māori .... Instead, NZ First pushed for the Royal Commission to include the church, ...

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