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These 200 LGBTIQ Leaders Say No To The Marriage Plebiscite


HIV and gay rights activist Larry Kramer has created many controversial headlines over the years, particularly at the height of the AIDS crisis in the 1990s. And now, at age 79, he is theoretically turning US history on its head. In his new book, The American People (Volume 1), Kramer makes bold assertions about some …

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An image of the notoriously homophobic Zimbabwean President Robert Mugaby appearing to be wearing a wig an earrings has gone viral on social media. Mugabe wasn’t actually wearing these items but when captured by a photographer while standing in front of a woman with big hair and earrings, the angle of photo makes it appear …

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As Australia pauses to honour all of the brave men and women who have served our nation during the ANZAC day centenary, QNews would like to take this opportunity pay our respects. We would also like to acknowledge the many LGBT Australians who have served our country as members of our defence forces. One such …

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Photo: Francois Clement Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s visit to Noosa this month has been met with protests from a large group of local LGBT activists advocating for marriage equality. Promoted as “The Noosa Love Parade”, the substantial group met at Noosa Woods and marched towards the holiday destination’s famed Hastings St where Mr Abbott was …

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South Australian country singer Beccy Cole still gets positive feedback from her 2012 coming out episode of ABC’s Australian Story. “I think the level of acceptance has been such that I just felt like I was given a great big regional hug!” she told QNews. At the time, Beccy said she wanted to set a …

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Homophobia remains rife amongst Australian teenage boys according to a new study which suggests that over a third of teenage boys would not like to include same-sex attracted people into their group of friends. In TNS’ study of over 300 14-17 year old Australian males, one in five said they find it hard to treat …

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The men in blue are showing their true colours in Toronto – dyeing to help the LGBT community. In a stand against homophobia and bullying, police officer Luke Watson has dyed his hair hot pink. And his natural blond locks may not be returning any time soon. Watson promised that for every 1000 re-tweets of …

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Picture: Scott Johnson (NSW Police)   A third inquest has been ordered into the death of Scott Johnson on Sydney’s northern beaches in 1988. At the time, the 27-year-old’s death was deemed by police to be a suicide, a judgement accepted out of hand by the coroner. But Johnson’s family has always believed he was …

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The more you play with nipples, the bigger they can grow Well here’s a topic that isn’t chatted about often – Men’s nipples being twisted by random strangers in clubs or work – a surprisingly common occurrence. So why do people do this? Is it sexual, do they want to get down? Are they just …

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Activists are far from happy campers with what they claim are a Brisbane-based company’s offensive slogans on their rental fleet of vehicles. A group called Wicked Pickets rallied in the CBD this weekend against some of the phrases on Wicked Campers’ vans, claiming they were sexist and promoted violence against women. Wicked Pickets founder Liz …

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