Mark Pegrum http://www.flickr.com/photos/ozmark17

What now for marriage equality?

Opponents of marriage equality think is the debate is over, but they haven’t counted on grassroots support for the issue in suburban and regional Australia.

Int Cnetre for Tropical Agriculture http://www.flickr.com/photos/ciat

Ethical Eggs

Altruistic egg donation comes with some awkward moral issues, especially when GLBTI and religion are in the mix.

Dragoncastle Gay Asia

Freshly Doug Weekender

The Australian Christaliban Lobby, Bill Meuhlenberg and the other local subsidiaries of US evangelical multinational corporations have been spruiking the so-called ‘Regnerus Study’, claiming it proves that straight parenting is…

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Freshly Doug For National Coming Out Day

Items Freshly Doug from the worlkd’s LGBTIQ news, good and bad, with a dose of robust anti-clericalism for good measure. And a nice gesture by Guy Sebastian.

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Rainbow Report AFL Thu 11 Oct 2012

What’s on tonight on The Rainbow Report? Click through for all the details. And listen to the podcast here http://www.cpod.org.au/page.php?id=25

Not Your Mother

Miles Heffernan tackles the conundrum of how you measure the effectiveness of HIV/AIDS education, in the light of the Queensland government’s defunding of the local AIDS body, Queensland Association for Healthy Communities. Find Miles on Twitter @Mileshef

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Catching the TAXI

The TAXI-KAB Study, designed to measure the Knowledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs (KAB) of gay men in Australia when they Think About eXposure to Infection (TAXI) to HIV, gives us clear pointers to the coming changes in HIV prevention strategy. But are they necessary and worthwhile changes?

Adrian Korte http://www.artikelwissen.info/

Freshly Doug Wednesday

All hail our straight allies; the power of personal contact with pollies; women beware gay men hunting eggs; Russian law doesn’t ban Prides; Joburg Pride attacked – by lesbians; and a new Magna Carta for minorities, in todays Freshly Doug treasures from around the world.

Christina Rutz http://www.flickr.com/photos/paparutzi

Freshly Doug Tuesday

Womanless reproduction for gay dads, more slippery slopes, single issue politicians and a holy hit list are all on today’s round-up.

Matt Wengerd http://www.flickr.com/photos/weng3rd

Why I Stir

Stirrer-in-Chief, Doug Pollard explains to us why it’s important to take action and why the words “never again” should have a special meaning to the LGBT community.