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Jane Lynch's Aussie mobile madness2

Jane Lynch's Aussie mobile madness

By Matt Akersten 28th Jul, 2014

She's best recognised as nasty coach Sue Sylvester on Glee, and fans of The L Word know she added a bit of comedy to the later seasons. Now Jane Lynch is on Aussie TV screens more than ever before.

Acclaimed Aussie model comes out as transgender2

Acclaimed Aussie model comes out as transgender

By Matt Akersten 27th Jul, 2014

“As a transgender woman I hope to show that after transition - a life-saving process - one can be happy and successful in their new chapter without having to alienate their past."

Gok Wan recalls his darkest days1

Gok Wan recalls his darkest days

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2014

In a new ABC interview, UK fashion stylist Gok Wan has opened up about the bullying he suffered through in his youth, and the anorexia that threatened to destroy him.

South Australia Government will review adoption laws1

South Australia Government will review adoption laws

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2014

As an online petition calling on South Australia's Premier to legalise adoption for same sex couples gains over 10,000 signatures, the state government has announced a long-awaited review of its adoption laws.

Sorry ladies, this Helpful Hunk is gay3

Sorry ladies, this Helpful Hunk is gay

By Matt Akersten 24th Jul, 2014

He's part of a cheeky bunch of fit muscle men who serve drinks to women - and sometimes men - at events throughout Australia. But little do they know, he's the gay one in the crew.

Huge support for bears' own underwear6

Huge support for bears' own underwear

By Matt Akersten 23rd Jul, 2014

"I had a lot of issues with my underwear. To solve it, I tried lots of different kinds. I became an expert on what was available for men."

Candles to the sky - Melbourne's powerful display of unity

Candles to the sky - Melbourne's powerful display of unity

By Dean Arcuri 22nd Jul, 2014

Communities from around the world have united in Melbourne for a Candlelight Vigil as hundreds honoured those we've lost, and look towards the future.

Bill Shorten is Christian Lobby's keynote speaker3

Bill Shorten is Christian Lobby's keynote speaker

By Matt Akersten 22nd Jul, 2014

The Australian Labor Party is cozying up to the Australian Christian Lobby again, with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten now confirmed as the keynote speaker at the increasingly fringe lobby group's upcoming 2014 National Conference.

The Laird's back bar becomes a boxing ring tonight

The Laird's back bar becomes a boxing ring tonight

By Dean Arcuri 21st Jul, 2014

Women are welcome to join the usually men-only Laird Hotel when it hosts two special artistic explorations.

STATUS turns HIV stigma around

STATUS turns HIV stigma around

By Dean Arcuri 21st Jul, 2014

In the premier of STATUS as part of AIDS 2014, Brigid Gallacher explores HIV stigma through telling real people's stories.

Should City of Sydney run Mardi Gras Parade and Fair Day?

Should City of Sydney run Mardi Gras Parade and Fair Day?

By Matt Akersten 21st Jul, 2014

With Sydney Mardi Gras set to post a $177k loss at its AGM next month, two former Board members suggest the City of Sydney should take over the running of the annual Parade and Fair Day to ensure the events' long-term survival.

You can either prevent HIV or prosecute it, you can’t do both!1

You can either prevent HIV or prosecute it, you can’t do both!

By Dean Arcuri 21st Jul, 2014

While the Government have said they will amend a Victorian law targeted at people living with HIV to make it nondiscrimitory, calls are for the removal of the law all together and allow the current laws to do their job.

Chelsea Handler's coming to Australia

Chelsea Handler's coming to Australia

By Same Same 21st Jul, 2014

US comedian, author and talk show host Chelsea Handler is heading here this November for a national stand-up comedy tour of her new live show.

Melbourne's a beacon of hope during AIDS Conference

Melbourne's a beacon of hope during AIDS Conference

By Dean Arcuri 21st Jul, 2014

Melbourne has embraced the AIDS2014 Conference with a host of events that keep the conversation on combating HIV for the future.

Michael Kirby and Nic Holas for Q&A tonight

Michael Kirby and Nic Holas for Q&A tonight

By Matt Akersten 21st Jul, 2014

To be broadcast live from Melbourne Town Hall tonight, a special AIDS Conference 2014 themed episode of Q&A features some familiar faces.

We're hiring! Come work with Sound Alliance

We're hiring! Come work with Sound Alliance

By Same Same 21st Jul, 2014

Sound Alliance, the parent company of Same Same, FasterLouder, inthemix, Mess+Noise, and Junkee are hiring.

COURAGE sculpture is a beacon for acceptance and diversity

COURAGE sculpture is a beacon for acceptance and diversity

By Dean Arcuri 18th Jul, 2014

The COURAGE statue has been unveiled in Melbourne, an embodiment of the diversity and courage of the LGBTIQ community.