On This Day - 17th January
This list of events is generated from a number of different sources: media items on PrideNZ.com, archived pages from GayNZ.com, our rainbow timeline and links to rainbow-related stories on other media sites. There may be some inaccuracies - please let us know if you find anything that needs changing. If you would like to see a full list of dates click here
‘Go Tribal’ Wellington Pride Parade After Party Labelled “Culturally Insensitive”
Review: Call Me By Your Name
Gay Men Can Now Give Blood in Ireland
Ninety Per Cent of LGBT+ Australians Against Religious Exemptions
Orlando Gunman’s Widow Arrested
Pulse massacre gunman's wife arrested
The wife of the gunman who killed 49 people and wounded 53 others in the Orlando gay nightclub massacre in June last year has been arrested...
Gay hand-holding may be criminalised in Russia
Russia's parliament is to this Friday begin debating a proposed law which could see gay people jailed for holding hands or kissing in public...
Achieving the Perfect Smile!
Whangarei breeds the best Hospitality
Supreme Court will hear marriage cases
The US Supreme Court has announced it will hear arguments this year on whether same-sex couples across the country should be able to marry, and whether marriage equality bans should be struck down as unconstitutional...
Report: Ugandan law blocked by Museveni
President Museveni A Ugandan media outlet is reporting Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has blocked the nation's anti-gay legislation, while describing gay people as "abnormal" beings who can be "rescued" through improving the nation's economy...
Young NZer of Year to host Pride Gala show
Sam Johnson 2012 Young New Zealander of the Year Sam Johnson has been confirmed as the on-stage host of the big Gala Concert which will launch next month's Auckland Pride Festival...
Skjellerup becomes FebFast ambassador
Blake Skjellerup Gay Olympian Blake Skjellerup has signed up to take part in FebFast, which has selected Rainbow Youth as one of its beneficiaries this year...
UK therapist tries to "heal" gay man
A British psychotherapist may be struck off after she tried to convert a gay man straight, by praying to God to ‘heal' him...
USA: Student newspaper sorry for gay bash cartoon
The editors of student newspaper of Indiana's University of Notre Dame have apologised for printing a "cruel and hateful" cartoon promoting gay bashing...
Wired for sex: Your robotic relationship?
Sometime later this century, future LGBT communities will confront a moral dilemma, as computers, robots and other artificial intelligences acquire the ability to become self-aware...
New Cuba St gay bar opening in February
Wellington's 'first couple' of LGBT nightlife have revealed they'll be back in business soon with an intimate new gay bar...
Public health expert joins NZAF Board
The New Zealand AIDS Foundation's newest trustee appointment, Dr Paul Bohmer, “brings with him a wealth of expertise and leadership in the area of public health medicine,” says NZAF Board Chair Hoani Jeremy Lambert...
The Maxim Institute is holding its annual youth indoctrination conference at Snells Beach, Auckland (14-22nd January, 2006)...
CU celebrant applications pour in
Civil union celebrant applications are pouring into Internal Affairs, despite a doom-saying opinion from the President of the Celebrants Guild last week which suggested not many registered marriage celebrants would be interested in applying for the civil union role...
Snapshot 2000 - Regis
Regis talks about coming out and first sexual experience.