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Margaret Court Wins Award For ‘Most Homophobic Comment Of 2017’

Australian tennis great Margaret Court has won this year’s Golden GLORIA award for comments deemed to be the most homophobic in the last 12 months. The GLORIAs — the Gay and Lesbian Outrageous, Ridiculous, and Ignorant Awards — are organised by New South Wales Greens MP Penny Sharpe, and highlight the year’s the worst anti-LGBTIQ …

Macklemore Announces Australian Tour For 2018

US rapper Macklemore has announced he’s heading back to Australia next year for a headline tour. On Sunday, he defied conservative critics and performed pro-equality song “Same Love” at the NRL Grand Final to a warm response. “Performing Same Love at the NRL Grand Final was one of the greatest honors of my career,” he …

WATCH: Macklemore Performs ‘Same Love’ At NRL Grand Final

Macklemore finished his anticipated NRL Grand Final performance of pro-equality song “Same Love” with a simple sentence: “Equality for all.” Crowd members could be seen forming their fingers into hearts as the US rapper sang the 2012 song, accompanied by openly gay musician Mary Lambert, during his set for the Grand Final’s half-time show at …

Peter Dutton Says The NRL Should Play A ‘No’ Campaign Song Too

Immigration minister Peter Dutton has said the NRL should also allow a same-sex marriage “no” campaign song at the Grand Final this weekend, alongside a planned performance of US rapper Macklemore’s 2012 hit “Same Love”. This week, a petition was started asking the NRL to take a neutral stance on same-sex marriage and calling for …