Now here’s a real lesson in life education. Emma Baldry, a 31-year-old teacher in Liverpool, England, made the conscious decision to let her annual intake of students know she is a lesbian – and proud of it. “It isn’t a question of me walking into a classroom and saying ‘hi, I’m Mrs Baldry and I’m …

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Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has pledged to introduce legislation to legalise same-sex marriage if he wins government. The compromise deal came after hours of negotiation between ALP factions at Labor Party’s national conference today. MPs would be bound to vote for marriage equality, but not until after the next two elections. “Marriage equality is a …

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Ever wondered what your boss or your mate might look like if they did drag? Well now’s the time to get them to frock up and raise some important and much needed funds for PFLAG at the same time. CLICK HERE Australia’s Got Drag Queens is a fabulous new drag competition where you can nominate people …

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Despite the cries heard from Abbott Government ministers that Asia would view a move towards marriage equality as “decadent”, the government of Taiwan says they are about to draft legislation which would see them become the first jurisdiction in Asia to allow same-sex marriage. Taiwan’s Justice Minister Lo Ying-hsueh said the bills, once drafted, would …

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Despite the cries heard from Abbott Government ministers that Asia would view a move towards marriage equality as “decadent”, the government of Taiwan says they are about to draft legislation which would see them become the first jurisdiction in Asia to allow same-sex marriage. Taiwan’s Justice Minister Lo Ying-hsueh said the bills, once drafted, would …

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We always knew that Golden Girls star Bea Arthur was wonderful but at the ground breaking ceremony of a new homeless shelter for LGBTI youth in New York this month, the world found out just how generous she really was. Each year the Ali Forney Centre has around 1400 LGBT youths who have been rejected …

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You just have to go into bat for a great-grandmother who is 99 not out – and pregnant! Doris Ayling, from Bognor Regis, West Sussex, received the surprise news in a letter from Fareham Community Hospital asking her to attend their maternity ante-natal unit – despite the letter displaying her correct date of birth. Ayling, …

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Biala Sexual Health Clinic will be a beneficiary of the Palaszczuk Government’s first Budget which will invest a record $14.2 billion in health. Of that, $13.2 million will be allocated over four years to reinvigorate the ‘Biala’ clinic in Roma Street. Another $5.3 million allocated to the sexual health strategy will be rolled out in …

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To be legal, a wedding ceremony must include the line: “Marriage, according to law in Australia, is the union of a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life.” It has to be said but doesn’t necessarily need to be heard! In an act of defiance and in …

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To be legal, a wedding ceremony must include the line: “Marriage, according to law in Australia, is the union of a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life.” It has to be said but doesn’t necessarily need to be heard! In an act of defiance and in …

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