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Pauline Hanson reveals One Nation’s candidates for WA election

Pauline Hanson reveals One Nation’s candidates for WA election




One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has announced that her party will run fifty five candidates in the Western Australian state election in March. Candidates will be running for spots in the upper house in every region, while forty five will run for the Legislative Assembly. Senator Hanson presented her candidates at a packed media call […]

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Former Connections DJ Lee Bowman passes away

Former Connections DJ Lee Bowman passes away




Former Connections DJ Lee Bowman passed away on January 3rd, he was 59 years old. Lee was a resident DJ in the early days of the respected nightclub. He provided the soundtrack to the gay communities lives between 1978 and 1980. At the time, Lee was the boyfriend of Connection’s owner Peter Robinson, who paid […]

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Pauline Hanson stands by candidate

Pauline Hanson stands by candidate




One Nation leader Pauline Hanson is standing by her candidate who said LGBT people were out to destroy families. Speaking to the Courier Mail, Senator Hanson reportedly laughed off incident and declared that the social media post attributed to Tracey Bell-Henselin were not homophobic. “They are not homophobic comments at all,” Senator Hanson said. “That […]

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One Nation’s Tracey Bell-Henselin: “LGBTI is out to destroy families”

One Nation’s Tracey Bell-Henselin: “LGBTI is out to destroy families”




A third One Nation candidate is facing criticism for their social media comments about people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex. The Courier Mail has highlighted social media comments attributed to Tracey Bell-Henselin, who is the party’s candidate for Queensland state seat of Glasshouse. Among the comments Bell-Henselin is alleged to have posted […]

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Shan Ju Lin says her views on homosexuals are hardly controversial

Shan Ju Lin says her views on homosexuals are hardly controversial




Dumped One Nation candidate Shan Ju Lin has told the ABC that her views on homosexuality; “should hardly be thought of as controversial.” The fallout from the aspiring politicians social media statement that suggested that ‘people with abnormal sexuality would commit abnormal sex crimes’ has continued with Ipswich council pulling the funding for a festival […]

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Dumped One Nation candidate says the party acted too quickly

Dumped One Nation candidate says the party acted too quickly




Dumped One Nation candidate Shan Ju Lin has released a statement saying the party dumped her as a candidate without leader Pauline Hanson speaking to her directly. Lin said the decision to remove her as a candidate for the party had more to do with James Ashby, Pauline Hanson’s gay Chief of Staff, than the […]

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One Nation dumps anti-gay candidate Shan Ju Lin

One Nation dumps anti-gay candidate Shan Ju Lin




One Nation has dumped Shan Ju Lin as a candidate for the Queensland state election because of her views on homosexuality. On Friday Lin posted, and then later deleted a social media post declaring that people who followed abnormal sexual practices ended up committing abnormal crimes. The candidate said that gay people needed to be […]

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One Nation candidate Shan Ju Lin suggests that gays need treatment

One Nation candidate Shan Ju Lin suggests that gays need treatment




One Nation’s Shan Ju Lin has reportedly posted a comment on social media suggesting that gay people need treatment. Shan is the party’s candidate for the seat of Bundamba in the upcoming Queensland state election. The Taiwanese born aspiring politician is strongly opposed to marriage equality and transgender rights. The Huffington Post Australia has reported that […]

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Equal Voices: Christian group seeks apology

Equal Voices: Christian group seeks apology




A newly formed collective of Australian Christians has come together to call for an apology to the LGBTIQ community and “address the harm” inflicted by the organised Church. Equal Voices will be holding their AGM at Pitt Street Uniting Church by former High Court justice Michael Kirby on January 30. Speaking to Buzzfeed, Equal Voices […]

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Barnaby Joyce “can’t really explain” Safe Schools program

Barnaby Joyce “can’t really explain” Safe Schools program




Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has said he struggles to explain the Safe Schools anti-bullying program to colleagues in a radio interview this morning. The Nationals’ party leader told ABC Radio this morning that while regular voters are not discussing marriage equality or the Safe Schools program with him, Safe Schools was often raised as a […]

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