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Man charged over vile homophobic letter to Alex Greenwich

A 70-year-old man could face jail for allegedly sending a threatening homophobic letter to gay Sydney MP Alex Greenwich. The man allegedly sent the disgusting letter inside a greeting card to the independent MP in October 2023. Warning: graphic language In it, the author name-checks former One Nation MP Mark Latham (above left), whose own …

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NSW government delays gay conversion ban bill

The NSW government has delayed the introduction of legislation to ban harmful LGBTQ conversion practices until at least early next year. NSW Premier Chris Minns had pledged to introduce the draft legislation before the end of the year. But just one sitting week of state parliament remains. The government announced the delay after getting requests …

Alex Greenwich to introduce NSW Equality Bill on Thursday

Independent Sydney MP Alex Greenwich will introduce his long awaited Equality Legislation Amendment (LGBTIQA+) Bill and the Prohibition of Conversion Practices Bill into NSW Parliament on Thursday this week. The introduction of these Bills will be the most comprehensive LGBTIQA+ reform in the state’s history and follows more than 18 months of consultation with the …

NSW MPs Mark Latham and Alex Greenwich

Mark Latham claims his tweet ‘enhanced’ Alex Greenwich’s reputation

NSW One Nation leader Mark Latham has argued his graphic, homophobic tweet about Alex Greenwich “enhanced”, rather than harmed, the gay Sydney MP’s reputation. Alex Greenwich sued Mark Latham for defamation over the gratuitous March 22 tweet targeting the gay politician and describing explicit sex acts. Latham is arguing the tweet was in response to …

Sydney MP Alex Greenwich brings forward LGBTIQ Equality Bills for NSW

Gay Sydney independent MP Alex Greenwich has today given official notice to the NSW Parliament that he intends to table three bills in August that would bring the state in line with other parts of the country in protecting all members of the LGBTIQ community. The three bills that Greenwich will put forward are the …

NSW MPs Mark Latham and Alex Greenwich

Alex Greenwich suing over Mark Latham ‘grooming’ claim

Gay Sydney MP Alex Greenwich is suing Mark Latham for defamation after he alleges the One Nation NSW leader accused him of “disgusting” sex acts as well as visiting schools to “groom” children to become gay. Alex Greenwich filed Federal Court defamation proceedings last month against Latham. Mark Latham posted and later deleted the graphic …

NSW MPs Mark Latham and Alex Greenwich

Alex Greenwich takes legal action against Mark Latham

Sydney MP Alex Greenwich has complained to NSW Police and his state’s anti-discrimination watchdog over alleged gay vilification by One Nation NSW leader Mark Latham. On March 30, Latham (above left) published a homophobic tweet aimed at the independent MP (above right) so beyond the pale even his party leader Pauline Hanson demanded Latham apologise. …

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One Nation’s Mark Latham: never apologise, never explain

One Nation’s Mark Latham this morning tweeted “never apologise, never explain”, in apparent contradiction of his party founder’s mantra of “Please Explain.” Latham included a link in his tweet to an article referencing his about-to-be-fingerprinted American muse Donald Trump. Over the following few hours, he continued to post: Alphabet Ideology… (dribble, google Marjorie Taylor Greene, …

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Perrottet: a bob-each-way or WorldPride ambush?

As the March 25 NSW election looms, NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet claws for votes anywhere he can find them. Will he continue his bob-each-way strategy on LGBTQIA+ issues? Or perhaps, stage a WorldPride ambush, offering a small gift during Gay Christmas in hopes of seasonal goodwill at the ballot box? bob each way: [gambling term] …

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NSW Labor pledges conversion therapy ban if elected

NSW Labor leader Chris Minns pledged a future Labor government would introduce a gay conversion therapy ban if elected at next month’s state election. Independent Alex Greenwich said Friday he would introduce a bill to end gay conversion therapy whichever party won. Announcing my next bill: Prohibiting LGBTQ Conversion Practices in NSW. You can read …

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