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Sep06

‘I have a dream’: A look back at the fight for marriage equality in the year 2031

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 06 September 2016 Written by // Anthony Venn-Brown

‘I have a dream’: A look back at the fight for marriage equality in the year 2031

A reflection on the campaign for marriage equality in Australia – 15 years in the future. By Anthony Venn-Brown.

Aug09

HIV Work Ready: New program helped me get back into work ... on my own terms

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 09 August 2016 Written by // Neil Fraser

HIV Work Ready: New program helped me get back into work ... on my own terms

 

After my diagnosis back in 2013, like a lot of people living with HIV (PLHIV), I was left with a bunch of questions, things to understand and a personal journey quest to find my answers.

Aug03

Abandon plebiscite, fund LGBTIQ services

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 03 August 2016 Written by // Alex Bond

Abandon plebiscite, fund LGBTIQ services

Alex Bond calls on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to abandon the Coalition’s divisive and dangerous plebiscite plan, and instead use the $160 million to fund LGBTIQ services across the country.

Aug02

Saving our history while fighting in the here and now for our future

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 02 August 2016 Written by // Alastair Lawrie

Saving our history while fighting in the here and now for our future

We must save the T2 Building before it's too late, writes Alastair Lawrie.

Jul31

Support LGBTI youth and mark Wear It Purple with the City of Sydney this August

POSTED ON // Sunday, 31 July 2016 Written by // Pip Ditzell

Support LGBTI youth and mark Wear It Purple with the City of Sydney this August

What's happening for LGBTI communities with the City of Sydney this August. By Pip Ditzell.

Jul26

With no big HIV cure news at AIDS 2016, where to now?

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 26 July 2016 Written by // Nic Holas

With no big HIV cure news at AIDS 2016, where to now?

This year’s International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa failed to deliver ‘big cure news’. So where to now? Nic Holas reports.

Jul12

Seizing the Orlando Moment

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Seizing the Orlando Moment

Ivan Hinton-Teoh, founder of just.equal and former deputy director of Australian Marriage Equality, considers the impact of Orlando one month on and the need for a new LGBTIQ platform.

Jul10

When the pic doesn’t match the profile

POSTED ON // Sunday, 10 July 2016 Written by // David Crawford

When the pic doesn’t match the profile

Suicide, or as we prefer to call it ‘self-delivery’, is shrouded in myths and silence. The most damaging myth is we shouldn’t talk about it. 

Jul09

We must ensure the new government is committed to our causes

POSTED ON // Saturday, 09 July 2016 Written by // Simon Ruth

We must ensure the new government is committed to our causes

Simon Ruth, CEO of VAC, looks at what the new Federal Parliament could mean for LGBTI Australians.

Jul05

Taking action to beat anal cancer

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 05 July 2016 Written by // Mary Poynten

Taking action to beat anal cancer

LGBTI health and HIV organisations are working together to reduce the risks and rates of anal cancer among gay and bisexual men, writes Mary Poynten.