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Thursday, 15 August 2019

North Macedonia's Zaev Condemned for Calling Detainee “Faggot”

But he controversially added that he would not allow “a few criminals, one vain journalist and, I apologize in advance to the LGBTI community, a faggot ...


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Two more trans individuals were killed in the US last week

Cofer was only out as trans to a handful of close friends, and was remembered as “extremely bright” and “well-liked”. A friend of Cofer's, who chooses ...


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A musical about Princess Diana's life is heading to Broadway

Simply entitled Diana, the original musical follows the 'people's princess' as she prepares to marry Prince Charles and become a royal.


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UK pharma reputation falls due to Brexit and other factors

UK pharma reputation falls due to Brexit and other factors ... Less than one-third of UK patient groups rate the reputation of the pharma industry as ... with one group representing people with HIV/AIDS, saying that companies should ...


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'Queer Eye' style guru Carson Kressley talks LGBT media, raising funds for HIV/AIDS outreach in Indy

And when he's not working, he's showing American Saddlebred horses or raising awareness for philanthropies serving the LGBT community.


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The journey towards inclusive financial institutions.

Engaging financial institutions on LGBTI inclusion, including the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the private sector, and ensuring LGBTI voices ...


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15th Truth Commissioner New Participate in Meet

And also there its inhabitants ask that the truth be told and known about what happened to men, women, children, Barí people, black people, LGBTI ...


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Ally Network training for ANU students

The half day workshop will be facilitated by Pride in Diversity, a specialist program for LGBTI inclusion, which is dedicated to improving the health and ...


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Remote community of Yuendumu in Central Australia rapidly running out of drinking water

The largest remote Aboriginal community in Central Australia is rapidly ... The NT Government said it was also working with Geoscience Australia to ...


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Young Māori women lead the battle for indigenous rights

Maori, who account for about 15% of the population, were dispossessed of much of their land during colonization


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Dr John O'Sullivan awarded prestigious grant

Aboriginal Australians are affected disproportionately by this disease. Dr O'Sullivan is collaborating with indigenous researchers in Redfern NSW, and ...


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Sydney choir take musical stand for ecology

Deb explains how the song came about: "The choir were on the lookout for a song that gave voice to how we as non-indigenous Australians feel about ...


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Adelaide Festival Centre Presents OUR MOB 2019 - Art by South Australian Aboriginal Artists

Since 2006, Adelaide Festival Centre has showcased the quality and diversity of art created by South Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ...


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Rio Tinto awards $41mn Koodaideri contracts to Aboriginal businesses

Bea Bea Creek quarry, the first indigenous-owned and operated quarry in Western Australia, will be established to fulfil the contract. Rio Tinto Iron Ore ...


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La Trobe offers new studies into Multicultural Australia and the Greek contribution

La Trobe offers new studies into Multicultural Australia and the Greek ... of reconciliation with Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


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New antenatal and postnatal care unit for Aboriginal families

Aboriginal families having their baby at the Women's and Children's Hospital will now have access to South Australia's first ever purpose-built unit for ...


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Census fallout won't be solved easily

The Māori Council says that's absolutely not good enough. ... The report recommended that rather than a new census, Stats NZ would be better to hold ...


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Māori tourism 2019 Dragons' Den Winners are...

Expect to see Aotearoa's oldest dish more prominently on the menu after Tāmaki Makaurau's Hangi Master took out the New Zealand Māori Tourism's ...


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Follow rather than lead, says quality agency in challenge on Māori health

Ria Earp is chair of Te Rōpū Māori, the commission's Māori advisory group. New Zealand Doctor asked whether advisory groups and DHB Māori ...


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'They didn't listen' - Iwi leader on botched census

The country's biggest iwi says the botched 2018 Census has left Māori ... Stats NZ is confident it has plugged most of the data gaps, including Māori ...


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For the love of tikanga, please stop putting food on your head!

She called me out, and so she should, because upholding tikanga Māori is more important than my .... Now is an exciting time for New Zealand food.


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Rates pressure aims to shame

A far north Iwi leader says the Far North District Council's rating policy is designed to strike fear among Māori landowners, and it needs to change.


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Polytech offering first health science diploma with a Māori worldview

A Rotorua-based polytechnic is trying to turn around the region's poor health outcomes by offering the first health science diploma with a Māori ...


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Bayfair's IZAKAI wins “Outstanding New Venue” award

IZAKAI has won “Outstanding New Venue” in the Bay of Plenty Hospitality Awards. IZAKAI blends traditional Japanese food with a New Zealand Māori ...


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