LGBT+ community struggles over COVID stresses

Stress on young people

ALEXANDER MCKENNA COVID-19 and the social isolation it has created is having a negative effect on the mental health of members of the LGBT+ community both in Australia and around the world.   The pandemic affects people in different … [Read more...]

Same-sex adoption laws to provide certainty for foster children

ELIZABETH ANDAL Same sex couples engaged in long-term foster care will be one of the many groups of Australians to benefit from the proposed changes to QLD adoption laws according to Gay Dads Australia Co-moderator, Rodney … [Read more...]

Record numbers march for marriage equality in Brisbane

ARIANA PANETTIERE More than 5000 people gathered in Brisbane's Queen's Park last Saturday as part of the largest rally for LGBTI rights in the states's history. The rally, organised by Equal Love Brisbane was headlined by pop musicians and … [Read more...]

Grindr not to blame for ice use

CHELSEA MAPPAS Hook-up applications like Grindr have been blamed for a supposed increase in drug use in the gay community, however this deflects from a focus on intervention and prevention. Twenty10 Association Executive Director Brett … [Read more...]

What G20 means to Queer Queenslanders under conservative Govt

MATTHEW WILLIAMS With the eyes of the world squarely on Brisbane this week, marginalised groups are using the media spotlight to draw attention to their causes. University of Queensland student and Queer Collective member Michele Russel … [Read more...]