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Drug crackdown warning for gay New Year's Day party4

Drug crackdown warning for gay New Year's Day party

By Matt Akersten 18th Dec, 2014

The promoter of one of Sydney's biggest gay parties for New Year's Day says the event must be "strictly drug-free" and there'll be "a high and visible police presence" to help crackdown on illegal substances there.

WATCH: 6 months ago, Will was diagnosed with HIV2

WATCH: 6 months ago, Will was diagnosed with HIV

By Chad St James 18th Dec, 2014

Six months after 27-year-old Will Ryan was diagnosed with HIV, he tells his story in a short film.

Taiwanese singer releases lesbian wedding video

Taiwanese singer releases lesbian wedding video

By Matt Akersten 17th Dec, 2014

She's a huge star in Taiwan, so Jolin Tsai's new music video showing her marrying a woman is sure to be attention-grabbing and controversial.

Gay couple does laundry in Canadian detergent ad1

Gay couple does laundry in Canadian detergent ad

By Matt Akersten 17th Dec, 2014

Nice to see a bit of relationship diversity in the sanitised world of TV advertising to household shoppers.

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Martina Navratilova: "I'm 58 years old, and just got married for the first time"

By Heidi Maier 16th Dec, 2014

Out lesbian tennis legend Martina Navratilova has married her long-term partner, Russian businesswoman Julia Lemigova in a private ceremony in New York on Monday.

Join the Rainbow Run!

Join the Rainbow Run!

By Matt Akersten 16th Dec, 2014

Here's a fun, fit and social way to get out there and support the NSW Gay & Lesbian Rights Lobby during Sydney's Mardi Gras festival.

Flowers and tributes flow for Sydney siege victims9

Flowers and tributes flow for Sydney siege victims

By Matt Akersten 16th Dec, 2014

Hundreds of Sydneysiders are posting tributes and laying flowers for the two people killed in yesterday's 17-hour siege at the Lindt Chocolate Café in Martin Place.

Aussie couple wed in world's first Scottish same-sex marriage

Aussie couple wed in world's first Scottish same-sex marriage

By Same Same 15th Dec, 2014

A couple from Australia have become the first in the world to marry under Scotland's new marriage equality law which comes into effect today.

WATCH: First look at UK's brand new gay dramas

WATCH: First look at UK's brand new gay dramas

By Matt Akersten 15th Dec, 2014

Written by the creator of Queer as Folk, the UK's new gay-themed TV series comes in three distant parts - two original dramas and one documentary series.

Human Rights Commission wants insights into LGBTI lives5

Human Rights Commission wants insights into LGBTI lives

By Same Same 14th Dec, 2014

Got something to say? The Australian Human Rights Commission is encouraging you to speak out on sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex rights.

Same Same Sex Survey: What's your fetish?4

Same Same Sex Survey: What's your fetish?

By Same Same 12th Dec, 2014

In the Same Same Sex Survey, we asked you: If you have a particular fetish, tell us what it is. 266 people typed in an answer. There was a bewildering array.

Transgender Victoria wins Human Rights Award

Transgender Victoria wins Human Rights Award

By Dean Arcuri 11th Dec, 2014

Transgender Victoria has won a human rights award for their dedication and contribution to the health and community services of transgender people.

Couples make history at British Consulates

Couples make history at British Consulates

By Matt Akersten 10th Dec, 2014

Yesterday morning history was made at the British Consulates in Sydney and Melbourne.

WATCH: Hide your phone! The ladies are looking again9

WATCH: Hide your phone! The ladies are looking again

By Matt Akersten 10th Dec, 2014

The third and final instalment of the 'Ladies Looking' series has arrived on YouTube overnight, and this time the girls are tackling everything from PrEP to 'balloon play'.

Same Same's Sex Survey: Are you happy with what you're getting?

Same Same's Sex Survey: Are you happy with what you're getting?

By Same Same 10th Dec, 2014

1,882 people have now answered our Same Same Sex Survey questions - and here's a first look at some results!

It's unanimous - the Olympics won't tolerate homophobia

It's unanimous - the Olympics won't tolerate homophobia

By Matt Akersten 9th Dec, 2014

Following waves of controversy about how gay and lesbian people were treated in Russia during the 2014 Sochi Olympics, the International Olympics Committee is taking a stand against homophobia.

Michigan lawmakers are giving businesses the right to be bigots

Michigan lawmakers are giving businesses the right to be bigots

By Heidi Maier 9th Dec, 2014

Republicans in the US state of Michigan have passed what is being called “a license to discriminate” bill that empowers just about anyone to refuse service to GLBT people if it conflicts with their personal religious beliefs.