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Rainbow Report on HIV Prevention

HIV rates are rising in Victoria: are we attacking this in the right way? Can we learn anything from the successful New Zealand campaigns? Join me 1900hrs AEDST on Joy.94.9 Melbourne and online.

Toby Otter http://www.flickr.com/photos/78428166@N00

Freshly Doug Wednesday

Penny Wong against bullying, canning homophobia, apocalypse now for the Catholic church, Church of England locked out of gay marriage,Gandalf’s prostate cancer, fashion for fatties.

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Perth LGBT Community & AIDS Council asked to pay for improvements to AIDS Memorial

The Perth Sisters of the Order of Perpetual Indulgence have a plan to save the AIDS Memorial: but the City wants the community to pay for it.

Perth AIDS Memorial Hijacked

James Rendell says the Perth AIDS Memorial has been taken from the local LGBTI community that paid for it. and he wants it handed back.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/ftmeade/

Freshly Doug Tuesday

Last desperate gasps from UK equal marriage opponents; US Scouts lose another donor; freed Malawian gay ‘bride’ has no regrets.

T J Sengel http://www.flickr.com/photos/10363713@N08/

Freshly Doug Monday

Have to keep the house-elf happy with the occasional Gaga mention: the rest of this post has a decidedly authoritarian flavour.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/rileyroxx/

Deputy Chief Psychiatrist Goes

In April the GLBTI community called for Prof Kuruvilla George to be removed as Deputy Chief Psychiatrist of Victoria: now his job is being advertised.

Mike Licht http://www.flickr.com/photos/notionscapital/

Supremes to Review DOMA & Prop. 8

Columbia Law School Sexuality & Gender Law Clinic, which filed amicus briefs on behalf of the plaintiffs in both cases at earlier stages in the litigation, responds to U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Review DOMA, Prop. 8 Same-Sex Marriage Cases.

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Freshly Doug Thursday

Uganda: that bill, and what it’s like in the country now; Gareth Thomas in panto; Germany stalls on equality; more anti-equality junk mail from Catholic bishops.

Martin Cathrae http://www.flickr.com/photos/suckamc/