Category Archives: gay/lesbian

vale matthew shepard

Since the atrocious death & crucifixion on a barbed wire fence in October 1998 in Laramie, Wyoming, of 21 year old Matthew Shepard, his family had to endure the disgusting protest by the Westboro Baptist church at the funeral. Recently, … Continue reading

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Fear & Loathing

Phobia has been reduced to a formal label for hatred; if fact, by doing so, we have done both language and the study of human behaviour a disservice. Phobia is an effective encapsulation of the syndrome where a person fails … Continue reading

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Same sex unions

The SBS TV show Insight, hosted by Jennie Brockie was tonight  focused on the issue of same sex unions. True to the charter of the host station, it looked at the intersection of the phenomenon of same sex couples, religion … Continue reading

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Did we swarm in the 1970’s?

On a Friday evening in Sydney you can see the swarm of young people streaming off the public transport, out of Central, Town Hall and Museum train stations, making their way up William St to Kings Cross, to get well … Continue reading

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second time around

The US Congress has been debating legislative measures that would legitimize the 11 million illegals inside the USA; added to the bill was a measure that would allow a US gay or lesbian partner of an illegal to petition on … Continue reading

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