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Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Great British Bake Off star inundated with 'immense' love and positivity after receiving homophobic ...

Bansal appeared on the hit show in 2016, and came out publicly as gay last month. He is a proud Sikh and the anonymous letter writer claimed that ...


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Polish police stop protesters who disrupt gay pride parade

The event reflects the gay rights movement in Poland which has grown more vocal and met a backlash from social conservatives in the mostly Roman ...


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Trump Department of Justice writes letter in support of firing gay teachers

In a “highly unusual” move, the US Department of Justice has filed a statement of interest letter siding with an archbishop's decision to fire a gay ...


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“Gay, transgender youth at 'significantly higher risk' of suicide than heterosexual peers”

She pointed out that Sweden is among the most LGBT affirming nations in the world, yet, LGBT mental illness and suicide rates in Sweden are just as ...


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Troye Sivan Trolls Anti-Gay Bigot With Dedicated Show

The venue was named after a former tennis star who is famous for being anti-LGBTQ. Court has claimed that tennis is “full of lesbians,” compared gay ...


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Toronto mayor takes part in rally to support city's LGBTQ community

Umbrella-toting crowds rallied for unity in rainy Toronto on Saturday in response to an anti-LGBTQ group's march through the city's gay ...


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Star Wars Resistance features franchise's first gay couple, Disney producers confirm

A Star Wars animated series features the franchise's first openly gay couple, its producers have confirmed. The friendship between Orka and Flix, two ...


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Question of identity poses as big a threat to UK politics post-Brexit as it does in ...

I don't care very much whether we have same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Well, I do, to a degree. Inasmuch as a few of my gay friends would like ...


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Creating a Beautiful Future Together with Dutjahn Sandalwood Oils

More than fifteen years ago, ELC's Aveda brand developed a strategic relationship with the Kutkabubba Aboriginal Community of Western Australia to ...


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Remote work-for-dole scheme 'depends on having jobs worth doing'

The success or failure of Australia's remote work-for-the-dole scheme ... The nine Aboriginal communities of the Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku launched a ...


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Cultural awareness program an Australian first

Australia's first universal workplace cultural awareness program that can be ... Aunty Munya Andrews, Aboriginal Elder and Co-Director of Evolve ...


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The First Nuclear Scientists

But according to Aboriginal model and actress Marlikka Perdrisat, Australia's First Nations people were alert to all of this thousands of years earlier:.


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It's black and white: racism in Australia is common and accepted

To even begin to understand the complexities of identity, connection and belonging when it comes to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, ...


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Calga Aboriginal Cultural Landscape gets state heritage listing

The announcement was made by NSW Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Heritage Don Harwin at the Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, located on the ...


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I'd rob to collect rent for stolen Aboriginal land'

After a traumatic childhood, Uncle Jack Charles fell into crime and addiction on his way to becoming one of Australia's most venerated actors. Yet his ...


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Are Aboriginal objects on land potentially a defect in title?

This question was discussed by the NSW Court of Appeal in Mehmet v Carter. And the short answer is: Yes, Aboriginal objects on land may be a ...


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What are the options for the Labour Government?

Deputy Prime Minister and New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters, Labour Party Deputy Leader and Minister of Crown-Māori Relations Kelvin ...


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Māori godesses, modern teens - Poutama Rites of Passage aims to empower young Māori women

Māori godesses, modern teens - Poutama Rites of Passage aims to ... to be revitalised in New Zealand because young people are already initiating ...


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TJ Perenara speaks to Express on whether New Zealand is ready for a gay All Black

In an exclusive interview with New Zealand's leading LGBTQIA+ publication Express magazine, the ... Notably, young Māori and Pasifika people.


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NZ economy resilient while Reserve Bank responds to change

The New Zealand economy has proved resilient through a period of ... Developing our Te Ao Māori strategy as an evolving and responsive way to ...


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Government launches Māori Agribusiness Extension programme

Extension programmes have long been a part of agriculture in New Zealand said O'Connor. "It's a farmer-led, farmer-focused approach to working ...


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Waikato University welcomes Sir Anand Satyanand onto campus

The "deep symbolism" of the pōwhiri is unique to New Zealand and reflects ... Waikato University has the highest proportion of Māori students of any ...


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Prison violence: Can we predict it before it happens?

While that represented just a fraction of New Zealand's total prison ... were affiliated with one – and around three-quarters of those identified as Māori.


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Māori boy: young Witi Ihimaera

In this extract from his new memoir, Witi Ihimaera remembers his apprenticeship as the first Māori writer to have his fiction published in New Zealand.


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