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QANTAS boss Alan Joyce assaulted at Perth speaking engagement

QANTAS boss Alan Joyce assaulted at Perth speaking engagement

QANTAS boss Alan Joyce has been hit in the face by a pie wielding assailant during a speech to Perth’s business leaders. Joyce was speaking at the West Business Matters breakfast at the Hyatt Regency this morning when a man walked on to thew stage and hit him in the face with a pie. The […]

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Marriage Alliance says Airbnb ring campaign is subliminal bullying

Marriage Alliance says Airbnb ring campaign is subliminal bullying

The Marriage Alliance says a campaign by businesses, including Airbnb and QANTAS, that uses rings as part of it’s campaign is a form of “subliminal bullying”. Speaking to Gareth Parker on 6PR this morning York said the Until We Belong campaign was causing situations where people who supported traditional views of marriage were being targeted […]

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Peter Dutton takes aim at QANTAS CEO Alan Joyce over marriage equality

Peter Dutton takes aim at QANTAS CEO Alan Joyce over marriage equality

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has fired off another round of criticism aimed at Australian companies supporting marriage equality. This afternoon Dutton gave a speech to a Liberal National Party conference in Queensland and took aim at Alan Joyce, the prominent gay CEO of QANTAS. “Mr Joyce is an exceptional CEO — he’s a good person […]

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QANTAS boss Alan Joyce: I’d rather wait for marriage equality

  QANTAS CEO Alan Joyce has spoken out regarding his concerns about the proposed marriage plebiscite. The business leader said he’d rather wait for marriage equality that hear the gay slurs he believes the plebiscite debate will evoke. Speaking to The Weekend Australian Joyce said he was concerned about the tone the debate had recently […]

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Gay Qantas passengers asked to move for straight couple

Gay Qantas passengers asked to move for straight couple

A Victorian couple have accused Qantas of discrimination after retelling an online account of their experience with the airline this week. Kristina Antoniades had booked flights for herself, her partner Merrin and their daughter Lily to fly from Brisbane to Melbourne and was shocked when they were asked to separate so that a heterosexual married […]

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Will Opera Australia Support Tamar Iveri?

Will Opera Australia Support Tamar Iveri?

Pressure is building on Opera Australia to drop Georgian soprano Tamar Iveri’s upcoming performances with the company after it was revealed that the singer has posted homophobic statements on social media. Last year the Georgian singer posted an open letter on her Facebook page where she described gay people as fecal masses and sexual deviants. […]

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Review: Pam Ann – Fasten Seat Belts and Enjoy the Trip

Review: Pam Ann – Fasten Seat Belts and Enjoy the Trip

Pam Ann took to the stage of Sydney’s State Theatre on Thursday night to near perfect comedy conditions. The title of her new show is ‘Plane Filthy’, which sums up the show perfectly. The perfect storm of an extra queer Mardi Gras audience and the announcement earlier in the day that QANTAS was going to […]

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