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The Australian Medical Students’ Association prepared a video for the international day against homophobia, biphobia and intersex prejudice. They want to raise awareness about the issue of equality in healthcare & we think they’ve nailed it.
In a recording the AFLPA is hoping will go viral once it is launched on Saturday night, the familiar footy faces hold cards bearing #FOOTY4IDAHO. A theme of the piece is language and the damage homophobic slurs do. While there are AFL rules against homophobic sledging and players are increasingly speaking out about homophobia, anecdotal […]
An alarming number of transgender people killed worldwide with differences in Australia pointing towards the need for funding to commence urgent work.// May 13th, 2015 // No Comments » // Around the globe, International, Research
An alarming number of transgender people have been killed worldwide in the last seven years, outlined in newly revised report: http://www.hrc.org/blog/entry/alarming-number-of-transgender-people-killed-worldwide-in-the-last-seven-ye VicAVP executive director Greg Adkins says that in Australia, where killing of transgender people remains low in number, physical and emotional violence may remain high yet hidden by under-reporting”. “We believe the cut-through in […]