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We share with you a wonderful speech by Harriet Shing MLC in the Legislative Council at the Parliament of Victoria (October 26, 2016) in support of the Safe Schools program as the first out LGBT member of state parliament responding to a motion to remove the Safe Schools program from schools. Harriet says “(there have […]
(trigger warning; homophobia & suicide) Tyrone Unsworth’s suicide is a tragic loss of a child’s life due to years of homophobic bullying and insults at school. We believe society must change inside AND outside the school gate to prevent this tragedy unfolding in many families’ lives – there’s a social policy vacuum than must be […]
Hate crimes against religion, ethnic minorities and now sexuality have all risen in the UK since the Brexit vote in June. The Anti-Violence Project asks will the Australian experience during and after the proposed marriage equality plebiscite be the same? According to The Guardian, Galop, an LGBT anti-violence charity in the United Kingdom, has given […]