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Australian Equality Party:

Australian Equality Party: "It's time to move from being accepted to being included"

By Dean Arcuri 30th Jun, 2016

"We need to be the ones who are leading our conversation, a conversation that will help people understand the things that need to change… This is not my agenda, it’s our communities' agenda, and there’s over one million of us."

Rainbow children speak out:

Rainbow children speak out: "My family is normal to me"

By Dean Arcuri 28th Jun, 2016

"I am safe, I am loved and I am happy. I also have two mums."

After Brexit, are we ready for Gayzit?2

After Brexit, are we ready for Gayzit?

By Brian Greig 27th Jun, 2016

"Turnbull is only allowing this to go ahead because he is trying to appease the right-wing nutters in the Coalition. Now he is snookered."

I don't care if the Orlando shooter was gay3

I don't care if the Orlando shooter was gay

By Samuel Leighton-Dore 26th Jun, 2016

"Whether the gunman’s homophobia spurred from hatred of others or hatred of himself, this is homophobia all the same."

Surviving the bullies: Paul Capsis opens his heart for Quentin Crisp show

Surviving the bullies: Paul Capsis opens his heart for Quentin Crisp show

By Ian Horner 24th Jun, 2016

"We've always been here. No matter what they do to us."

Why they've got my vote: Liberals, Labor, Greens1

Why they've got my vote: Liberals, Labor, Greens

By Dean Arcuri 23rd Jun, 2016

We sat down with a Liberal voter, a Labor voter and a Greens voter to ask them how their chosen party has earned their vote.

5 reasons we love the new season of Orange is the New Black

5 reasons we love the new season of Orange is the New Black

By Glenn Dunks 22nd Jun, 2016

But beware, spoilers follow!

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"This plebiscite is being set up to fail. We're being played."

By Matt Akersten 22nd Jun, 2016

The Coalition government won't release details about how an expensive and unprecedented plebiscite on Australia's marriage law will run. There's a reason for that - it's being set up to fail, aiming to finally bury hopes for marriage equality once and for all.

"Since coming out I've never looked back, but now I’m looking over my shoulder"

By Dean Arcuri 21st Jun, 2016

"What I cannot move on from is the uneasy feeling about the place I call home, about Australia," says Jack.

Letter to the Christian Lobby: My cult's better than yours4

Letter to the Christian Lobby: My cult's better than yours

By Ali Cupper 20th Jun, 2016

"My cult respects people who aren’t doing anything wrong; who aren’t hurting anyone else. My cult is causing fewer kids to hate and kill themselves. My cult encourages people to open their minds."

10 of my favourite places to go in Melbourne

10 of my favourite places to go in Melbourne

By Kirsty Webeck 19th Jun, 2016

Winter is here, but that’s no excuse to be a hermit! If anything, it’s even more of a reason to get out and about with friends to keep those winter blues at bay.

Melbourne's vigil for Orlando: 1

Melbourne's vigil for Orlando: "We need to make this world a better place"

By Dean Arcuri 17th Jun, 2016

"We need to remember that it is up to all of us to council the world and treat it and each other with love and respect."

Now is not the time for more hatred

Now is not the time for more hatred

By James Findlay 15th Jun, 2016

Last night I was infuriated by statements from commentators on several media outlets essentially blaming LGBTI communities for what happened in Orlando.

Just keep dancing

Just keep dancing

By John Cahill 14th Jun, 2016

"They were all like us, simply gathered in a room doing what we do best."

What caused the Orlando Shooting?41

What caused the Orlando Shooting?

By Costa A 13th Jun, 2016

"The conversation about what provoked and empowered Omar Mateen to commit this atrocity is important. All factors must be discussed."

Michelle Visage: How to win Drag Race - be real, be you, listen and learn

Michelle Visage: How to win Drag Race - be real, be you, listen and learn

By Matt Akersten 9th Jun, 2016

"This is literally the first time that I've watched the final and said 'any one of those three girls could win and I'd be OK with them taking the crown.'"

EXPLAINER: Immigration to Australia for people with HIV

EXPLAINER: Immigration to Australia for people with HIV

By Richard Timpson 8th Jun, 2016

What are Australia's rules regarding immigration for people living with HIV?