The Informer https://joy.org.au/theinformer Current affairs for our LGBTIQA+ community Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:37:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 https://joy.org.au/theinformer/wp-admin/images/w-logo-blue.png The Informer https://joy.org.au/theinformer 32 32 Current affairs for our LGBTIQA+ community JOY 94.9 clean episodic JOY 94.9 webmaster@joy.org.au webmaster@joy.org.au (JOY 94.9) JOY Melbourne Inc. The Informer - LGBTIQA+ News & Current Affairs From Australia The Informer http://joy.org.au/theinformer/wp-content/uploads/sites/316/powerpress/The-Informer-Podcast-Logo.png https://joy.org.au/theinformer Melbourne, Victoria Weekly Women’s World Cup and Andy Brennan, Aus’s first openly gay footballer https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/21/womens-world-cup-and-andy-brennan-auss-first-openly-gay-footballer/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:37:35 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4780 The first openly gay Australian footballer, Andy Brennan talks about his experience, coming out and his love of the game.

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The first openly gay Australian footballer, Andy Brennan talks about his experience, coming out and his love of the game.

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Update on the Pride Centre construction https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/21/update-on-the-pride-centre-construction/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:15:55 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4788 Construction on the Victorian Pride Centre is underway and while there have been some setbacks with funding after the Federal Election, there has been huge progress in other ways. Pride Centre CEO Jude Munro joins […]

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Construction on the Victorian Pride Centre is underway and while there have been some setbacks with funding after the Federal Election, there has been huge progress in other ways. Pride Centre CEO Jude Munro joins us for an update.

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Construction on the Victorian Pride Centre is underway and while there have been some setbacks with funding after the Federal Election, there has been huge progress in other ways. Pride Centre CEO Jude Munro joins […]http://media.rawvoice. Victorian Pride Centre is underway and while there have been some setbacks with funding after the Federal Election, there has been huge progress in other ways. Pride Centre CEO Jude Munro joins us for an update.
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What do young and queer people want? https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/21/what-do-young-and-queer-people-want/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:09:26 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4784 Minus 18 have just released a report of their consultations with more than 100 LGBTIQ youth who answered what they wanted for their future, for themselves, their communities and their society. Micah Scott, CEO of […]

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Minus 18 have just released a report of their consultations with more than 100 LGBTIQ youth who answered what they wanted for their future, for themselves, their communities and their society.

Micah Scott, CEO of Minus 18, joined us to discuss the findings.

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Minus 18 have just released a report of their consultations with more than 100 LGBTIQ youth who answered what they wanted for their future, for themselves, their communities and their society. Micah Scott, CEO of […]http://media.rawvoice. report of their consultations with more than 100 LGBTIQ youth who answered what they wanted for their future, for themselves, their communities and their society.
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High Court decides sperm donor parenting case https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/21/high-court-decides-sperm-donor-parenting-case/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:01:19 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4777 Earlier this week, the High Court of Australia decided a case where a sperm donor was deemed the legal father of a child, preventing the child from moving to New Zealand with the child’s mother […]

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Earlier this week, the High Court of Australia decided a case where a sperm donor was deemed the legal father of a child, preventing the child from moving to New Zealand with the child’s mother without his consent.

Kristina Antoniades from KHQ Lawyers talks through some of the impacts this case will have on LGBTIQ families.

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Earlier this week, the High Court of Australia decided a case where a sperm donor was deemed the legal father of a child, preventing the child from moving to New Zealand with the child’s mother […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_informer/p/joy.org. Kristina Antoniades from KHQ Lawyers talks through some of the impacts this case will have on LGBTIQ families.
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Delsi Cat talks about her defamation battle https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/21/delsi-cat-talks-about-her-defamation-battle/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 06:00:31 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4775 Queer activist Delsi Cat speaks about her defamation case against Marijke Rancie, the ‘Political Posting Mumma’, how it affected her and what brought her to take legal action.

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Queer activist Delsi Cat speaks about her defamation case against Marijke Rancie, the ‘Political Posting Mumma’, how it affected her and what brought her to take legal action.

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IVF: study finds ICSI not most effective method and how would you handle finding out you have 47 siblings? https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/13/ivf-study-finds-icsi-not-most-effective-method-and-how-would-you-handle-finding-out-you-have-47-siblings/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:30:38 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4771 Two stories about IVF this week. A study has found that ICSI, one of the more common methods of IVF is not the most effective. Imagine finding out you had 47 siblings. Shannon Ashton has […]

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Two stories about IVF this week.

A study has found that ICSI, one of the more common methods of IVF is not the most effective.

Imagine finding out you had 47 siblings. Shannon Ashton has five children through an anonymous donor and after speaking to another parent at their playgroup, she made a surprising discovery…

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Two stories about IVF this week. A study has found that ICSI, one of the more common methods of IVF is not the most effective. Imagine finding out you had 47 siblings. Shannon Ashton has […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_informer/p/joy.org. A study has found that ICSI, one of the more common methods of IVF is not the most effective.
Imagine finding out you had 47 siblings. Shannon Ashton has five children through an anonymous donor and after speaking to another parent at their playgroup, she made a surprising discovery…
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Rainbow Families offer new resource for trans families https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/13/rainbow-families-offer-new-resource-for-trans-families/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:30:36 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4766 Rainbow Families have developed a new resource for trans parents, families and anyone else wanting to understand how to talk about trans issues with their family. We spoke with the program coordinator and one of […]

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Rainbow Families have developed a new resource for trans parents, families and anyone else wanting to understand how to talk about trans issues with their family. We spoke with the program coordinator and one of the participants, who shared her story.

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Coparenting and the high court https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/13/coparenting-and-the-high-court/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:20:51 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4762 A landmark case involving coparenting has been before the High Court. The case, involves a lesbian couple who had a child with a known donor, a gay man. After years of coparenting, the couple wanted […]

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A landmark case involving coparenting has been before the High Court. The case, involves a lesbian couple who had a child with a known donor, a gay man. After years of coparenting, the couple wanted to move to New Zealand, leading to the legal challenge. Who can be made a parent under current law?

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A landmark case involving coparenting has been before the High Court. The case, involves a lesbian couple who had a child with a known donor, a gay man. After years of coparenting, the couple wanted […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_informer/p/joy.org. ]]> Arion clean 7:02
Hobart City Council toilet posters create controversy https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/13/hobart-city-council-toilet-posters-create-controversy/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:15:09 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4758 An anti-trans group has been invited to participate in a new trans-inclusion toilet poster campaign in Hobart, creating controversy.

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An anti-trans group has been invited to participate in a new trans-inclusion toilet poster campaign in Hobart, creating controversy.

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New legal service for trans and gender diverse people launched https://joy.org.au/theinformer/2019/06/06/new-legal-service-for-trans-and-gender-diverse-people-launched/ Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:41:53 +0000 http://joy.org.au/theinformer/?p=4753 Sam Elkin from St Kilda Legal runs the LGBTIQ+ Legal Service talks about their new service designed for trans and gender diverse folks.

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Sam Elkin from St Kilda Legal runs the LGBTIQ+ Legal Service talks about their new service designed for trans and gender diverse folks.

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