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Fri 14 Aug 2020

  • Christchurch Bears: As Friendly As They Are Furry
    Links: Express
  • Drag: Ones To Watch
    Links: Express
  • Foodie Bites
    Links: Express
  • Kamala Harris is Biden’s Number Two – What Does it Mean...
    Links: Express
  • Out and About @ Family Bar This August!
    Links: Express
  • Out and About @ G.A.Y Pre-Level 3
    Links: Express
  • Trilogy Bar Early August 2020 | Out and About
    Links: Express

Wed 14 Aug 2019

  • Breaking Gender’s Boundaries
    Links: Express
  • Inspector Tracy Phillips Departs New Zealand Police
    Links: Express
  • Party On The Mainland … Recover in Hawaii
    Links: Express
  • Your Rugby Club Needs You!
    Links: Express

Tue 14 Aug 2018

  • Gay Man Sentenced To Death For Fear That He Would “Enjoy”...
    Links: Express
  • New Zealand’s First Gay Anglican Priest
    Links: Express
  • Uniformed Lesbians Have Never Been Funnier
    Links: Express

Mon 14 Aug 2017

  • 'Mum tried to cure me from being bisexual'
    GAY conversion therapy goes under the radar, but it still happens in Australia...
    Links: NZ Herald
  • Aus High Court to Hear Challenge to Marriage Survey
    Links: Express

Sun 14 Aug 2016

  • August Lick Party at Neck of the Woods!
    Links: Express

Fri 14 Aug 2015

  • Outgames Lead Organiser Slams Outgoing Board “They Have Acted Quite Immaturely”
    Links: Express
  • Syphilis on The Rise in Christchurch
    Links: Express
  • Wall and Whaitiri lead NZ to Diggeress Cup
    Rainbow Labour MPs Louisa Wall and Meka Whaitiri have led New Zealand's Parliamentary Netball Team to victory against Australia's Federal Parliament in Sydney...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Thu 14 Aug 2014

  • Auckland Parody of Iggy’s Fancy – ‘In Pon-son-by’
    Links: Express
  • Meet our GLBT parliamentary candidates: Rachael Goldsmith
    Links: Express
  • Meet our GLBT parliamentary candidates: Tamati Coffey.
    Links: Express
  • Wedding competition is 'foolish' - Wall
    Louisa Wall led the charge for same-sex marriage in New Zealand...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Wed 14 Aug 2013

  • YouthLaw can help with school ball issues
    File Photo High school students who feel like their school is discriminating against their wish to take a same-sex partner to the ball have an advice-ready advocate ready to help out...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Tue 14 Aug 2012

  • Same-Sex Marriage Bans: Pathological Traces
    Which nation-states have prohibited same-sex marriage, and why have they done so? None of these nations are shining paragons of liberal democracy, human rights and civil liberties, and many have long histories of religious intolerance, misogyny, ethnic turmoil, military coups, endemic urban criminality, political and judicial corruption and authoritarian leadership...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Sun 14 Aug 2011

  • Topps to help show 'real' NZ to Cup visitors
    New Zealand's favourite crossdressing lesbian twin entertainers will take a starring role in a promotion designed to entertain Rugby World Cup visitors a sample of traditional rural New Zealand...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Sat 14 Aug 2010

  • Organisers pleased with Hamilton Pride
    Stitch and Butch at Hamilton Pride Organisers of Hamilton Pride believe they nailed it this year, providing a diverse mix of community-run events which atttracted solid crowds...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Fri 14 Aug 2009

  • Relationship Equality: Australian Intransigence
    Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has said no once again to repeal of discriminatory federal legislation against same sex marriage proper in his country...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Thu 14 Aug 2008

  • Transgender contestant for Next Top Model
    One of the 14 girls who will compete on the new season of reality TV hit America's Next Top Model is transgender, reports US Weekly...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Tue 14 Aug 2007

  • Marked Men, dark lives
    Marked Men, by David Lyndon Brown Titus Books It was perhaps appropriate that this book came our way through the good graces of one of inner-city Auckland's more over the top creatures of the night, Miss K...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Mon 14 Aug 2006

  • NZAF: Adapting to the second wave of HIV
    As the number of HIV infections amongst men who have sex with men continues to soar, some might take comfort in the fact that we are no worse off than other, affluent, western nations with a primarily gay epidemic, such as Australia, Canada, the USA and the UK...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Sun 14 Aug 2005

  • More kids know what "gay" means
    An increase in gay characters on mainstream television programmes and all the publicity around civil unions is seeing tricky questions about same-sex relationships being asked in classrooms around New Zealand...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Sat 14 Aug 2004

  • Victim
    VICTIM UK, 1961, 1hr 40mins Dir: Basil Dearden Starring Dirk Bogarde, Sylvia Sims I think it's a testament to the complacent era of gay rights we're living in that the audience at the recent screening of Victim I attended seemed to find it funny...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Thu 14 Aug 2003

  • Marshall website censured by lawyers
    Less than 24 hours after its launch, the operators of the Being Jonathan Marshall website have received a cease and desist order from his lawyers...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Wed 14 Aug 2002

  • No cocks in frocks in class!
    In 1993 the Justice and Law Reform Select Committee was considering the Human Rights Bill which was subsequently passed conferring equal protection in law on all people regardless of, amongst other things, gender, sexuality, health status and disability...
    Links: GayNZ.com

Wed 14 Aug 1985

Fri 14 Aug 1981

Thu 14 Aug 1980

  • Television: interview with sexologist Dr John Money (New Zealand)
    The report also looks at attitudes towards sex in New Zealand, ref: TZP43928.
    Links: Nga Taonga Sound and Vision

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