Isabelle Langley-McNamara

12-year-old Isabella Langley-McNamara and her family want Australian law changed to make it easier for transgender children to access the treatment they need. Isabelle (pictured on a 2014 episode of Four Corners) has travelled to Canberra with her family from her home in the regional town of Taggerty, near Melbourne, to meet with politicians to ask them …

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Google unveils "Places of Pride" map

Google has unveiled a nifty new customised Google Map that lists gay “Places of Pride” around the world. The tech giant says the map, which can be viewed here, gives the LGBTI community and allies a place to celebrate and remember their pride stories, memories, and moments, by marking their significant locations on the world …

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Ruby Rose and Ellen Page

Ruby Rose has celebrated her friend Ellen Page’s 29th birthday with an adorable message on Instagram, describing the actress as her “rock”. “Happy birthday @ellenpage my beautiful little Pisces soul. I have so much to credit moving to the United States as I followed this dream of mine. So many unbelievable things it taught me …

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The Mardi Gras 78ers

The participants in the very first Sydney Mardi Gras in 1978 will this week get an apology from the New South Wales parliament. Those participants, known as the 78ers, were part of the watershed protest march in Sydney on June 24, 1978 that gave birth to the modern Mardi Gras Parade. That night, more than …

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Rectal Chlamydia

We need to talk about an uninvited guest you may have lurking in your back passage.  You might have a funky discharge, or some bleeding or pain in your arse, or there may be no clues it’s there at all. That’s right, it’s rectal chlamydia. Usually (but not always) if you get this infection in …

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How well do you really understand your emotions?

In the work that I do, I spend a lot of time talking to people about emotions. One thing that comes up frequently as part of these discussions is the value and importance of different emotions. Although emotions are a central part of human life, we are explicitly taught very little about what emotions mean …

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Organisers hope changes to the voting rules will create a dramatic finish to this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm. In previous years, each country’s jury and public votes have been combined and announced in one go, meaning the winner has been known for up to 20 minutes before the end of voting. Now, the …

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The first sneak peek at the upcoming Absolutely Fabulous film has landed! The one-minute clip gives little away as regards the plot but Eddie (Jennifer Saunders) and Patsy (Joanna Lumley) are seen riding a speed boat in the company of two topless men and clinking pink cocktails somewhere in the south of France. The Ab Fab …

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The time has come to do some soul-searching and WE NEED YOUR OPINION. -PLEASE NOTE Voting is now closed.  Thank you to the 1,343 people who took the time to vote.  The results ARE BELOW. QNews has been inundated with responses after breaking the news that Coles only donated $4000 ($1000 to each of four …

Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore says her co-star Ellen Page was “delighted” to play her first gay character on screen in the film Freeheld. Moore told UK TV show This Morning it was important for Page to be her “authentic self in a part”. “This was the first time that she had played a gay character …

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