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Friday, 26 July 2019

Tinder will start warning LGBTI users when they're in dangerous countries

Tinder is rolling out a new safety feature for its LGBTI users when they travel to potentially dangerous countries and areas. The dating app announced ...


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Ex of Nollywood actress identified in anti-gay attack

A close friend of the victim broke the news of the ordeal to the LGBTI rights website NoStringsNG, saying that the victim [name withheld], who also ...


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Almost 70% of people have faked an orgasm

LGBTI people are welcomed to capture their best 'O' (orgasm) face at a quirky pop-up photo booth in London. New research has showed that 64% of ...


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Queer favorite The L Word cast trans actress in new role

Showtime previously said some fan-favorites will appear 'alongside a new generation of self-possessed LGBTI characters experiencing love, ...


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Barwon LGBTIQ Inclusion Workshop helps true colours shine

Allen said LGBTIQ inclusion had come a long way since the pilot of the LGBTI Equality Roadshow in 2016. “I've noticed a real difference as opposed ...


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Russell Tovey unveils plaque dedicated to Oscar Wilde

The Rainbow Plaque is a national scheme that identifies key moments and figures of LGBTI history. This is the second plaque of its kind, the first ...


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UN renews Global LGBTI expert role

South Africa was amongst the countries that voted in favour of the global expert despite having abstained from the landmark vote to back the position ...


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This is why all of the gay footballers are choosing not to come out

There are very few industries that doesn't have at least some LGBTI representation. Yes, we've not had a LGBTI UK Prime Minister or President of the ...


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Aboriginal art and activism, Queensland style

And yet, one of Australia's oldest gestures of activism by artists, as we ... has continued through Aboriginal art activism led by Queensland artists.


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Annual event encourages kids to play, learn and belong

The day is acknowledged annually across Australia and is an opportunity for all Australians to show support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island ...


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Women's empowerment program seeks social enterprise support

An Aboriginal women's program is calling on locals of NSW's Northern ... a program through women's organisation YWCA Australia, has applied for ...


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Darlinghurst Theatre Company Presents Of Jane Harrison's Award-Winning RAINBOW'S END

Director Liza-Mare Syron says, "Jane Harrison's play is a classic story of love and family against the backdrop of Aboriginal Australia in the 1950's.


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Tasmania's parliament is looking at having seats for indigenous MPs

The push comes as the federal government grapples with questions of constitutional recognition for Australia's indigenous people. The proposal, put ...


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New Songwriting And Digital Production Course For Indigenous Australians In SA

The Aboriginal Sobriety Group Indigenous Corporation (ASGIC) in South Australia has a new digital music production and songwriting program that is ...


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Liberal senator Andrew Bragg wants Indigenous voice to Parliament enshrined in constitution

But freshly-elected New South Wales senator Andrew Bragg said Australia "should not wait any longer" before properly recognising Indigenous ...


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Indigenous garden opens at Carlton North Primary School

I think we need to understand that Australia is the oldest society on Earth ... us to maintain the sustainable agricultural practices of Aboriginal people.”.


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Can Parker get the votes to reform the RMA

Much then would depend on whether Environment Minister, David Parker, could persuade Labour's Maori caucus and NZ First to agree on Maori ...


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Why Kiwi animation will never be the same after Aroha Bridge

Then there's Mum Hook (Madeleine Sami), who is pakeha on the outside, wannabe Māori on the inside and Dad Manu Hook (Frankie Stevens), who ...


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Māori resolute in calls for total justice reform

Māori have delivered a clear call for widespread justice sector reform, led by Māori, in the hopes this time the Government will listen. Laura Walters ...


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Maori lead the way in bowel screening participation in the South

MÄ ori residents are participating in the Southern DHB's National Bowel Screening Programme in higher numbers than other locals, with MÄ ori ...


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A waiata for Rotary and a taonga for us all

Te Reo Māori is one of our official languages of Aotearoa/New Zealand. It is a taonga- treasure and can be used by everyone. Words such as whanau ...


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We lead, you follow message for justice reform

A spokesperson for the Ināia Tonu Nei: Māori Justice Hui report says ... She says the foundations of New Zealand's criminal justice system were ...


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CTU Rūnanga calling on Fletchers to return sacred Ihumātao

The collective voice of Māori working people,Te Rūnanga o ngā Kaimahi Māori, the partner of the Council of Trade Unions, iscalling for the sacred ...


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Asians most confident in NZ financial markets

The survey found that Asians were the most confident in NZ financial ... confidence compared to only 48% of Pacific Islanders and 49% of Maori.


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