Politics

End the Gay Blood ban in New Zealand – Sign the Petition

End the Gay Blood ban in New Zealand – Sign the Petition

Great to see a petition to change New Zealand Blood Bank policy. Thanks to the organisers Troy Mihaka, co-founder of Integrity New Zealand; and Luke Redward, queer rights advocate. Both are based in Wellington, New Zealand. Read and sign the petition here. The below statement is the most telling: “To treat heterosexual blood as “clean” […]

Bohemian Beatfreaks 2018 versus Police

Bohemian Beatfreaks 2018 versus Police

NSW Police are continuing to take a hard line approach with all musical events with the Bohemian Besfreask the latest event told it can’t proceed due to safety concerns. The festival is in its 4th year in the same location and the police on 26 October is when the police seemed to decide the event […]

Senator Conroy responds maybe

Today I received an email below in response to my email on the Aussie Internet Censorship plan. Besides not even addressing the issues I raised the following two points need to be stated about the email 1)  No ability to send an email response or any clickable links to any further information: “Please note this […]

Equal rights for gays

Equal rights for gays

Australia is in the middle of the federal election campaign and what is interesting is how neither major party actually is going to do anything to fix up the unequal situation that gay and lesbian’s find in Australia. The following two youtube clips show the real difference that exists between New Zealand and Australia when […]

Election

Interesting two polls out today which contradict each other. And what is the National Party up to and why is the Exclusive Bethren supporting them? What will happen to the more liberal members of the National Party – (See today’s herald story on the lastest on push polling coming to you today from the Exclusive […]