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Dr Thomas Bower won a court case over ‘sex discrimination’ because a brewery refused him a women’s discount. Craft beer brewery BrewDog last year offered their special Pink IPA to women for £4—a £1 discount. The male doctor asked for the discount at a bar in Cardiff, Wales, but the bartender refused. However, the bartender …

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One of the women bashed in a homophobic attack on a London bus last week, called on the community to oppose all anti-LGBTIQ crimes. The victim, known only as Chris, made the call in an opinion piece in The Guardian. Also, she challenged readers to care about all homophobia and transphobia. In response to Chris …

Victorian Bill To Remove Barriers For Trans People

The Victorian Labor government will today introduce a bill that would remove barriers for trans people.This will allow trans, intersex and non-binary people to choose a sex other than male or female on their birth certificate. The existing law, which requires those born in Victoria to have sterilising surgery before changing the sex marker on …

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Lyle Shelton, failed senate candidate for the Australian Conservatives in the recent federal election,  has lashed out on social media against My Little Pony, over two new characters in the popular cartoon. Scootaloo introduces her lesbian aunts in an upcoming episode entitled The Last Crusade. Aunt Holiday and Auntie Lofty are the first-ever same-sex couple …

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BBC Books  dumped Gareth Roberts, a gay writer for the Doctor Who franchise from an upcoming story anthology over comments he made about trans people. Those comments included the T word, a well known transgender slur. Gareth Roberts also wrote for the Doctor Who television series. Originally, the publisher planned to include his story in …

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Andy Brennan, Australia’s first openly gay soccer player, has called for public figures to take more care in comments about LGBTIQ people. His comments come after the recent controversy over Israel Folau. Brennan, who came out on social media last month, said that “people with a voice” have a responsibility to avoid hurting the community, …

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Comedian Matt Lucas spoke to The Mirror about his roles in early 2000s TV show Little Britain. He apologised for harm caused by his gay character, Daffyd and his catchphrase of ‘the only gay in the village’. He said the camp character, intended as a celebration of gay culture, led to bullying. Matt Lucas said …

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More than half of the LGBTIQ community access mental health services according to new research by Melbourne’s Drummond Street Services. Markedly, cis women and trans people show up as most likely to access help. The Queerspace Survey Results 2019 show some concerning findings and a need for more research into different cohorts of the LGBTIQ …

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