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Heard of Harvey Milk? Remebering our heroes passed!

Harvey Milk day is marked this Thursday 22nd May and passed the US senate in 2010.  Have you heard of Harvey Milk?  What about Stuart Milk or the Milk Foundation?

Harvey Milk was an…Continue Reading

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International Day Against Homophobia – IDAHO Day 17th May

This Saturday 17th May is the International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO) which commenced in 2004.  There are some alterations to this term that I would like to acknowledge, IDAHO is a day against all phobias…Continue Reading

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Why the Special Occasions and Celebrations? Part 1


The first Pride Rally and March I attended was both life changing and life affirming.  I will never forget the overwhelming sense of inclusion and belonging.  To arrive at a park in central Brisbane surrounded by hundreds of LGBTI people and their straight allies…Continue Reading

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Where do we draw the line?

To most of us, in fact I would expect a large majority of us, the news this week that Brunei is introducing penalties which include stoning to death gay people, is difficult to…Continue Reading

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