Articles tagged with: Stonewall

Mar09

Manchester United teams up with LGBT rights group Stonewall in UK’s first sports partnership

POSTED ON // Thursday, 09 March 2017 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Manchester United teams up with LGBT rights group Stonewall in UK’s first sports partnership

Manchester United has become the first UK sports team to partner with gay rights organisation Stonewall.

Sep29

New study showing homophobia still rampant in sport prompts renewed calls for action

POSTED ON // Thursday, 29 September 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

New study showing homophobia still rampant in sport prompts renewed calls for action

A new study which found gay slurs is still regularly heard at live sporting events has prompted renewed calls for sporting bodies to act urgently on stamping out homophobia in sport.

Sep28

Stonewall bombs at box office

POSTED ON // Monday, 28 September 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Stonewall bombs at box office

Roland Emmerich’s controversial retelling of the Stonewall riots has tanked at the box office earning an abysmal $112,414 on its opening weekend.

Sep24

Stonewall director: ‘I didn’t make this movie for gay people’

POSTED ON // Thursday, 24 September 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Stonewall director: ‘I didn’t make this movie for gay people’

As if the controversy surrounding Hollywood blockbuster Stonewall isn’t big enough already, director Roland Emmerich has thrown petrol on the bonfire with his latest comments in an interview with Buzzfeed.

Aug17

Watch: Stonewall parody

POSTED ON // Monday, 17 August 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Watch: Stonewall parody

it was only a matter of time before someone decided to parody the Stonewall trailer...

Aug11

In defence of Stonewall

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 11 August 2015 Written by // Jon Robin Baitz

In defence of Stonewall

Stonewall screenwriter Jon Robin Baitz urges calm amidst the accusations of colourwashing and transwashing in Roland Emmerich's retelling of LGBTI history.

Aug06

The rewriting of queer history: Hollywood does Stonewall

POSTED ON // Thursday, 06 August 2015 Written by // Amy Walker

The rewriting of queer history: Hollywood does Stonewall

The whitewashing of Roland Emmerich's new movie Stonewall has many trans advocates calling for a boycott. Amy Walker explains why this erasure of drags and trans people from history is so alarming.

Apr22

Sydney Pride Festival: Live. Love. Be.

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 22 April 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

Sydney Pride Festival: Live. Love. Be.

With a theme of Live, Love, Be, Sydney Pride Festival is calling for the community to come together to celebrate their identity this winter.

Apr16

Throwback Thursday: AXN November 2008

POSTED ON // Thursday, 16 April 2015

Throwback Thursday: AXN November 2008

For this edition of Throwback Thursday we rewind to 2008 when model Juan Cruz graced the cover of AXN in nothing but sexy swimwear.

Jul08

Vanity Faire returns to Stonewall for one night only!

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 08 July 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Vanity Faire returns to Stonewall for one night only!

After a 3-year break, Vanity Faire this week returns to the stage for one night only at Stonewall Hotel in the aply-titled one woman show, A Vanity Affaire.