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NSW school safety program at risk before it even starts?

This article expresses fears that the proposed trial antihomophobia school program may never get off the ground unless it garners support from all parties. Liberals, Nationals etc, if you don’t support such a policy (unless you have a genuinely better … Continue reading

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Trial program against homophobia in NSW schools!

It’s a great step. And i hope the trial is successful and rolled out accross all schools which receive government funding. However when i was at the NSW Parliamentary Forum on homohobia in schools it was made clear that Transgender … Continue reading

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So far no word from Armidale’s Faith Groups on Violence and Bullying of GLBTI people and Kids

Of course the Christmas post is slow so replies by mail to the letter sent to them in the mail may not arrive for some time yet. However of all the emails sent several bounced back because the addresses appear … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Armidale‚Äôs Churches and Religious Congregations

It’s Christmas season, as well as an important time for several other faiths. A time for peace and goodwill to all. So Equal Love Armidale is calling upon the religious faiths and groups of Armidale to address the growing rate … 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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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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