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Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Gay elders react to animated short film In A Heartbeat


This story about two young gay boys went on to be honored by GLAAD. Now, LGBTI outlet Into has published a video featuring older gay men reacting ...

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Woman pushes anti-gay priest off stage in front of 50000 Catholic congregants



LGBTI site Queerty notes that Rossi has made numerous anti-LGBTI statements throughout his career. In November 1998, he said, 'A lot of ideas will ...

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Politician continues social media assualt on gay Hong Kong protest leader


LGBTI rights activists appealed to the city's equality watchdog. And, Facebook took down the post as it does 'not allow content that attacks someone ...

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High levels of LGBTQ suicide in Australia condemned by commission


"I remember going to funerals of young LGBTI people and families didn't know they were queer; it certainly wasn't recorded." Speaking about possible ...

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India Set To Get First LGBT Hiring Consultancy


"There is a lot of systemic bias and roadblock for LGBTI job seekers, these becomes even more challenging for visibly LGBTI individuals," Pride ...

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More than 10 percent of Slovaks have experience with LGBTI colleagues


With regard to the Rainbow Pride march which will take place on Saturday in Bratislava, company Profesia has carried out a survey which showed that ...

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Scotland Is The First Country To Implement LGBTI Education In Schools


Scotland Is The First Country To Implement LGBTI Education In Schools. Gamer Girl Bath Water, News, Life, You, Belle Delphine ...

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LGBTI Inclusive Practice Workshop



Improve your provision of person-centred care and elevate your clients' overall experience with a full-day "LGBTI Inclusive Practices" workshop.

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Winnipegger part of Indigenous HIV research project


In the 1980's, Albert McLeod, a two-spirited Métis man from Winnipeg, said he watched his friends die of HIV. Nearly 40 years later, a disproportionate ...

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Positive signs for creation of indigenous treaty


Australia's first full indigenous treaty could be ready to be negotiated before the end of the Victorian government's term, building on momentum for ...

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Jeff Kennett adds voice to call for indigenous recognition


Mr Kennett, the chairman of indigenous charity Torch, backed the need for a legislated voice, saying he was "very open-minded" on the prospect of it ...

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8 things you should know when teaching Indigenous culture


The question for me all these years of sending my children into schools has always been where does Indigenous culture belong within the system?

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Indigenous leaders change tack on 'voice'


"If you are to successfully change Australia's constitution, you've got to do ... Mr Gleeson also cautioned that the often-fractured world of Aboriginal ...

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Here are 6 remarkable new World Heritage Sites


Victoria state's Budj Bim is the only World Heritage Site in Australia listed purely for its Aboriginal cultural values. The landscape features one of the ...

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Alcohol restrictions in indigenous communities set to be eased



This will allow Aboriginal and Islander councils to frame alcohol management ... the choices to drink that are available to most other adult Australians.

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'Third chamber' Indigenous voice claim rejected



Former High Court chief justice Murray Gleeson says there is nothing to fear from an "indigenous voice" to parliament 

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Big changes for biosecurity system


O'Connor says they have started working with Māori, industry, and others to ... "I have been working with Biosecurity New Zealand and NAIT Limited, ...

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Auckland Council investigates waste dumping complaint


New Zealand Māori Council Executive Director Matthew Tukaki said that the paper, along with other paper with cosmetic waste on it, was then loaded ...

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More resources and path to autonomy for wardens



Auckland District Māori Council chair and New Zealand Māori Council executive director Matthew Tukaki says the hui was boosted by the ...

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The incredible story of Gus Nketia's escape to New Zealand



At the wheel of the getaway vehicle was his uncle, prominent Māori ... Last month Nketia's son, Edward Osei-Nketia, raced for New Zealand for the first ...

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Adding insult to injury? England cricket hero Ben Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year


The 28-year-old was born in Christchurch, New Zealand and, it seems, the Kiwi ... The New Zealand public nominates "inspirational Kiwis" for the award ... and with Maori ancestry, there's clearly a few Kiwis about who think we can ...

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Dozens rally in New Zealand in support of Mauna Kea protests



Many Maori in New Zealand have also come out in staunch opposition to the 30-metre, $US1.4 billion project. In Auckland's Aotea Square this ...

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DHB sets nine year target to achieve health equity for Māori



She wants to lift Māori health outcomes by working in close partnership with Māori communities and encouraging more Māori to take part in the health ...

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Maori TV apologises to Durie and Hall



The majority of the New Zealand Māori Council upheld a complaint about those elections and refused to recognise them. That decision was later ...

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