Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue marriage licences to same-sex couples has been found to be in contempt of court and is now being held in federal custody. Davis was given the option of avoiding jail if she gave authority for one of her deputies to issue marriage licences, however, she …

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The Tropical Fruits New Year’s Eve Party in Lismore is undoubtedly the best way to bring in the new year, and if you get in quick, you can get a real bargain if you snap up some of the early bird tickets that have just been released. With the theme of ‘Superfreaks’, the mind boggles …

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The Sportsman Hotel has this week donated $4870.00 to PFLAG and the Australian Transgender Support Association QLD (ATSAQ) from the proceeds raised at the recently held Annual Sporties Bake Off Charity Auction. Celebrating its 20th year of raising much needed funds for local LGBT support groups, the Bake Off appeared to be down on numbers …

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For the first time in the 25 year history of the Brisbane Pride Festival, Queensland Police officers will be allowed to march in the parade wearing their uniforms. Despite other states allowing their police officers to officially take park in other pride parades for many years, Queensland Police hierarchy have long resisted lifting the ban …

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Rugby league superstar Greg Inglis not only wears his heart on his sleeve – but on his skin. And it’s certainly a case of sentiments that are more than skin deep. The South Sydney Rabbitohs superstar has revealed two new tattoos supporting causes close to his heart – marriage equality and indigenous health. The Souths …

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The gender-neutral Mx is one of 1000 “words” to be added to the online version of the Oxford English Dictionary. It’s been defined as a title used before a person’s surname or full name by those who wish to avoid specifying their gender or by those who prefer not to identify themselves as male or …

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Now here is a real leap of faith. The United Methodist Church forbids same-sex ceremonies taking place in their churches or being conducted by their ministers. So when Trevor Harper decided it was time to cement his relationship with his partner of nine years, Davis Covin, he worked with their pastor Reverend John Wright to …

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Pastor Chris Ayers was dismayed when he arrived at his church in Charlotte’s Madison Park neighbourhood to find the words “Fags are pedos” spray-painted across the front doors. Vandals had crossed out the words “LGBT Equality” and substituted them with the homophobic slur. “Heart-piercing was the thing that came to my mind,” Pastor Ayers told …

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New South Wales Labor MP Penny Sharpe has slammed Education Minister Adrian Piccoli’s decision to ban the screening of Gaybe Baby in state schools. Mr Piccoli, who has never watched the documentary about four children with gay parents, claims the ban has nothing to do with the film’s content. “Gaybe Baby must not be shown …

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The HIV Foundation Queensland will be hosting a FREE community forum (including refreshments) in Brisbane on 15 September to discuss PrEP – a new HIV prevention method in which people who do not have HIV take a pill daily to reduce their risk of contracting HIV. (CLICK BELOW TO RSVP) Following the huge amount of community …

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