“LGBTIQ+ Australians will be watching closely this week to see what decision they make.”
"This is a simple reform that would replicate existing protections in other discrimination laws."
“The government wants to lock LGBTIQA+ people in a data collection closet.”
“LGBT kids deserve action, not being abandoned by a Prime Minister who has yet to honour his promise.”
The Australian Government has failed to include protections for trans and intersex people in a new bill.
Just.equal aims to see Australian blood donation policy overhauled before next year’s World Blood Donor Day.
The Defence Minister has responded to the day against anti-LGBTIQ discrimination by banning government morning teas.
Advocates have called for a national model based on Tasmanian law.
Some key reforms could still be left behind despite progress.
Advocates have called for other states to follow Victoria’s lead in criminalising anti-LGBTQA+ conversion practices.
The tennis star turned preacher will receive a second Australia Day honour.
Pope Francis has stated his support for same-sex unions.
The Australian Government has announced millions of dollars in funding for school chaplains.
“The Education Amendment Bill would effectively restrict the ability of these students to attend school.”
Advocates say they will lobby other states to enact stronger laws.
Trans and intersex workers are not protected by the Fair Work Act.
Pressure is continuing for the Australian government to scrap the controversial bill.
As Brazil scraps its limitations on gay blood donation, Australia is set to reduce the deferral period.
"The pandemic is a time when we should unite in the face of a common problem, not further divide the community as this bill would."
"Ignoring the likely transphobia behind this incident sends a message to trans sportspeople and police that the authorities don't care about the prejudice and discrimination they face."