Home » Entries posted by admin (Page 2)
Stories written by admin

One man killed, another critically injured, via Grindr hookup

One man killed, another critically injured, via Grindr hookup

A Chicago man has been killed, and another man is critically injured after they were attacked by an assailant who allegedly used the Grindr dating app to target the gay men. The Wayne Country Prosecutor’s Office ays 31-year-old Brian Anderson was fatally shot last Saturday and 26-year-old Malcolm Drake was critically wounded. Prosecutors say they were […]

Read More

Acceptance of gay people in the UK drops for the first time in 30 years

Acceptance of gay people in the UK drops for the first time in 30 years

Acceptance of gay relationships among British people has dropped for the first time in more than 30 years, researchers said on Thursday, warning years of rising tolerance could be coming to an end. The latest British Social Attitudes report by The National Center for Social Research (NatCen) shows the number of people who considered same-sex […]

Read More

All seasons of ‘Tales of the City’ are now on Netflix

All seasons of ‘Tales of the City’ are now on Netflix

Earlier this year Netflix featured the fourth installment of Tales of the City. Now all four series of the show can be streamed online,giving a new generation of LGBTI viewers a chance to see the iconic series. The groundbreaking show is based on the books by Armistead Maupin. It first appeared on our screens back in 1993, […]

Tags: , , , , ,

Read More

Watch: The Killers and Pet Shop Boys team up at Glastonbury

The Glastonbury Music Festival is one of the biggest music events on the planet, so you can always expect something pretty magical to happen, and special guests are a common feature. Kylie Minogue teamed up with Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Nick Cave this year, and The Killers welcomed the Pet Shop Boys on stage during […]

Read More

HIV rates among Singaporean gay men drop as PrEP uptake increases

HIV rates among Singaporean gay men drop as PrEP uptake increases

Australia’s not alone in reporting a big drop in the number of new cases of HIV – Singapore has also just released figures showing a significant downturn.  313 new cases of HIV were recorded during the 2017 to 18 period.  That’s a drop of 28 percent from the previous 12 months – the best result the island […]

Read More

Religious discrimination laws might make Chaplaincy program illegal

Religious discrimination laws might make Chaplaincy program illegal

Constitutional law expert, Associate Professor Luke Beck from Monash University, has highlighted that the introduction of religious discrimination laws might put the government’s school chaplaincy program on the wrong side of the law. Speaking to ABC radio in Perth on Tuesday the academic said the Chaplaincy program, which is only open to Christian applicants, may […]

Tags: , ,

Read More

Casey Spooner wants to be President of the United States

Casey Spooner wants to be President of the United States

Queer pop star Casey Spooner has announced he’s running for President.  Spooner – who’s one half of electroclash duo FischerSpooner, says he realises he’s no chance of becoming the next President of the United States –  but hopes his campaign will bring attention to important issues. Spooner made his announcement on his Instragram page from […]

Tags: , ,

Read More

Theresa May skipped vote on Northern Ireland marriage equality

Theresa May skipped vote on Northern Ireland marriage equality

British PM Theresa May recently told the LGBTIQ+ communities that she’s an “ally for life” but just days after her declaration she missed the vote on whether to allow marriage equality in Northern Ireland. May make her promise to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Britons over the weekend, but she she was one of several […]

Read More

Support The Pinnacle Foundation with a round of bingo

Support The Pinnacle Foundation with a round of bingo

Drag star Feminem will be hosting a social bingo game at The Court Hotel this month to help raise funds for The Pinnacle Foundation. The community based organisation provides mentorship opportunities for LGBT+ youth. The ‘Christmas in July’ themed bingo event is being held on Friday 26th July at The Court Hotel and there are […]

Read More

Community leader Anton Hermann praised for support of LGBTI people

Community leader Anton Hermann praised for support of LGBTI people

Aleph Melbourne have praised the work of Anton Hermann, a leader in Melbourne’s Jewish community, in fostering inclusion and acceptance of LGBTIQ+ people. Hermann was tragically killed in a cycling accident on July 6. Aleph Melbourne is a social, support and advocacy group for same-sex attracted, trans and gender diverse, and intersex people (and allies) who […]

Tags: ,

Read More