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Our first Rally

Our first rally was held on Saturday. Despite a number of hurdles and all of us involved having no experience in organising public events we still managed to get there on time, with a sound system (though cameras it seems … Continue reading

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Homophobic Bullying in Schools on the Increase!

Despite or perhaps because of the increasing acceptance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender and Intersex youth by their Families Friends and Authorities there has been a measured increase in homophobic bullying in Australian schools with the numbers obtained by LaTrobe … Continue reading

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Wear It Purple campaign to address problems at schools

The founders of the Australian chapter of the Wear It Purple campaign are looking to address the growing problem of Homophobic (and hopefully Transphobic and Intersexphobic) bullying in school. Sydney Star Observer has an article about this here. I was … Continue reading

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Taubmans Offensive Paint to be Renamed

Author: Bayne MacGregor Last night i received this news in an email from Rebecca Dominguez who complained to Taubmanas about the ‘Punch Me’ pink paint First her email to them: I just read the blog post: https://equallovearmidale.wordpress.com/2010/11/03/bigoted-housepaint-taubmans-needs-to-explain-this/ You seriously have … Continue reading

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NSW parliamentary forum on homophobic bullying in schools tomorrow

Tomorrow I, Equal Love Armidale member Bayne MacGregor and my partner will be attending the NSW parliamentary forum on homophobic bullying in schools. And hopefully there will be a good turnout from each of the political parties and that they … Continue reading

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Australian Human Rights Comission Roundtables in Sydney a great success!

Yesterday I, Equal Love Armidale member Bayne MacGregor, was one of the attendees of the two Australian Human Rights Roundtable meetings in Sydney, (though i attended independantly as i was invited because of my previous submissions to the AHRC on … Continue reading

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Armidale, city of rallies

Armidale has a history of people gathering in rallies to show their views. This pic outside our post office is from a 70’s antiwar rally i stumbled on by accident on a site about the history of local music. Rallies … Continue reading

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