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DJ Dan Murphy to NSW Premier: Work with us, stop locking us out!

DJ Dan Murphy to NSW Premier: Work with us, stop locking us out!

By Dan Murphy 11th Feb, 2016

"When you’re reviewing the lock-out laws I urge you to consult with the nightlife industry you’re destroying. Please!"

Adelaide Fringe is full of laughs for lady lovers

Adelaide Fringe is full of laughs for lady lovers

By Kirsty Webeck 11th Feb, 2016

From February 12th through to March 14th, Adelaide will be transformed into a paradise for lovers of the performing arts. Here’s a list of offerings from the best female LGBTIQ performers at the fest.

The X-Files reopened: The truth is still out there1

The X-Files reopened: The truth is still out there

By Jade Gulliver 9th Feb, 2016

13 years after the original series run, Mulder and Scully are back for six new episodes of extra-terrestrial X-Files adventures. Imagine my excitement!

How to keep having sex in a long-term relationship1

How to keep having sex in a long-term relationship

By Little Gay Blog 8th Feb, 2016

OK, so here’s the deal. The secret to making sex last in a long-term relationship is...

Drugs, orgies and addiction: Why the men of 'Chemsex' spoke out1

Drugs, orgies and addiction: Why the men of 'Chemsex' spoke out

By Glenn Dunks 8th Feb, 2016

"Though certainly upsetting for many to watch, the film has inspired many to come forward to seek help, make changes, or find ways they can support their gay brothers through what they consider to be a time of crisis."

Mummy and Mumma Get Married is 1

Mummy and Mumma Get Married is "a little book with a big mission"

By Matt Akersten 4th Feb, 2016

The tale of a girl with two mothers, 'Mummy and Mumma Get Married' is a lovely little kids' book that's just been published following a fabulously successful local crowd-funding campaign.

Senator Simms: Abbott's pandering to gay-hate lunatic fringe is a disgrace5

Senator Simms: Abbott's pandering to gay-hate lunatic fringe is a disgrace

By Senator Robert Simms 2nd Feb, 2016

"This is a man who has made a political career out of imposing his radical ideology on Australia. Let’s face it, this is a politician who is so conservative he makes John Howard look like Karl Marx."

Sniff off! MPs say the dogs don’t work5

Sniff off! MPs say the dogs don’t work

By Matt Akersten 2nd Feb, 2016

The evidence is in. Drug dogs at New South Wales' biggest parties and music festivals aren't actually effective in detecting illegal substances and just unfairly intimidate people, say MPs in central Sydney electorates.

We have the majority in Parliament - let's get marriage equality done!

We have the majority in Parliament - let's get marriage equality done!

By Same Same 1st Feb, 2016

If a vote was taken on marriage equality in Parliament was taken today and all MPs regardless on their political party stripes was given a free vote, it would pass.

IN PHOTOS: Thomas and Koko's wedding3

IN PHOTOS: Thomas and Koko's wedding

By Matt Akersten 29th Jan, 2016

Thomas Sharpe and Koko Firman Ariyanto were both thrilled to be the 200th same-sex couple to get married at a British post in Australia.

The Pride asks: How far have we come?

The Pride asks: How far have we come?

By Ian Horner 29th Jan, 2016

"If a repressed and closeted gay man in the '50s found himself in the year 2016, how much easier would he find it to be gay?

10 of the best lesbian love songs

10 of the best lesbian love songs

By Jade Gulliver 28th Jan, 2016

Here are my favourite lesbian love songs. I wonder how many of these move you, too?

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Isabella, 11: "Pointless plebiscite is totally unnecessary"

By Isabella 27th Jan, 2016

"I am struggling to see a point in the plebiscite that you are holding in 2017. It is a complete waste of time, money, and will most certainly fracture some of the positive views that people have about you."

How to manage anxiety: Accept it and stop struggling

How to manage anxiety: Accept it and stop struggling

By Gerry North 25th Jan, 2016

Anxiety is a feeling that is common to us all - in fact we wouldn’t get out of bed in the morning without feeling compelled to do something with the day ahead. But what happens if your anxiety is really high about everything all the time?

Here's a sneak peak at Melbourne's Queer Film Fest 2016!

Here's a sneak peak at Melbourne's Queer Film Fest 2016!

By Dean Arcuri 22nd Jan, 2016

Check out eight of the exciting films coming to MQFF this year. Tickets are already on sale so don't miss out!

Danish Girl director Tom Hooper: Real trans stories helped bring Lili to life

Danish Girl director Tom Hooper: Real trans stories helped bring Lili to life

By Matt Akersten 19th Jan, 2016

"Life is short, and I'd rather take on subjects that are important. And there are very few subjects more important than this at the moment, I'd say."

What else to do in Sydney during Mardi Gras

What else to do in Sydney during Mardi Gras

By Same Same 19th Jan, 2016

What else should visitors to Sydney visit and explore while they're in the city? Here's a few great suggestions.