Articles tagged with: MCV

Nov11

Reaching out to the Indigenous transgender community of Sistergirls & Brotherboys

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 11 November 2014 Written by // Stephen A. Russell

 Reaching out to the Indigenous transgender community of Sistergirls & Brotherboys

Melbourne Trans & Gender Diverse Film Festival is Melbourne’s first international film festival created to showcase and support the work of trans and gender diverse filmmakers. Stephen A Russell talks to filmmaker Lisa O’Brien about her inspiring short film.

Nov10

Out in the Open Festival

POSTED ON // Monday, 10 November 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Out in the Open Festival

The greater Shepparton region is celebrating diversity with the Out in the Open Festival this coming weekend, starting Friday November 14.

Nov07

Transgender Victoria up for Human Rights Award

POSTED ON // Friday, 07 November 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Transgender Victoria up for Human Rights Award

Transgender Victoria is a finalist for the Australian Human Rights Commission's 2014 Human Rights Awards.

Nov07

Napthine's election promise of $2 million to ACCESS Ministries

POSTED ON // Friday, 07 November 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Napthine's election promise of $2 million to ACCESS Ministries

The Victorian Liberal Party has promised $2 million for Special Religious Instruction (SRI) provider, ACCESS Ministries, if re-elected in the upcoming state election.

Nov06

Yackandandah duo receive full support after homophobic abuse

POSTED ON // Thursday, 06 November 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Yackandandah duo receive full support after homophobic abuse

The owners of the local Buddhist store in Yackandandah who were attacked by two religious men have told MCV of the “overwhelming, heart-warming” response they’ve since gotten from the broader community.

Oct29

Stronger lifeline needed for the ageing rainbow community

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 29 October 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Stronger lifeline needed for the ageing rainbow community

The LGBTI Aging and Aged Care Conference held in Melbourne this week has raised issues regarding appropriate care for the ageing rainbow community.

Oct27

Welcome to the wonderful world of Jean-Paul Gaultier

POSTED ON // Monday, 27 October 2014 Written by // Stephen A. Russell

Welcome to the wonderful world of Jean-Paul Gaultier

The impact Jean-Paul Gaultier has had on fashion and popular culture cannot be underestimated. Stephen A. Russell speaks with the queer icon, among others, about his early life, work and love of beauty.

Oct25

Team Melbourne shines at GLOBE Community Awards

POSTED ON // Saturday, 25 October 2014 Written by // Rachel Cook

Team Melbourne shines at GLOBE Community Awards

Team Melbourne and its member clubs shone brightly at the inaugural GLOBE Community Awards on Friday, October 17.