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Gender Fluid Uniforms for Students at a Private School in Sydney

The International Grammar School in Sydney announced that it will introduce school uniforms in which all students, independent of their gender identity, will feel comfortable. The elite private school runs under the motto “Unity through Diversity” and it wants to

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The Sound of Berlin’s Christopher Street Day

If you have ever wondered what Berlin’s Christopher Street Day sounds like, Konzerthaus Berlin has the answer.   “Klangberlins” is a homage to Berlin, depicting typical sounds of the city with orchestra instruments. Concept: Konzerthaus Berlin Director: Boris Seewald Composers:

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Get a Glimpse of Transgender Life in NYC

Award winning photographer Marc Selinger took a closer look at trans life in New York’s famous LGBT neighbourhood. For three summers Selinger photographed the diversity of transgender people in and around the Christopher Street. The result is “On Christopher Street:

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LGBT Films of 2016

In case you’re planning a night in this weekend and haven’t decided what to watch.¬†Glaad.org assembled a selection of¬†trailers of this year’s LGBTQ movies: http://www.glaad.org/blog/look-back-rich-diversity-our-lives-lgbtq-films-2016 Enjoy!

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Director Gives More Visibility to Transgender Actors

For Taylor Mac’s new play Hir (pronounced “Here”) on Sydney’s Belvoir St. Theatre, director Anthea Williams will cast a transgender actor to play the role of Max, a transgender teenager who is just transitioning. Williams and her team decided to

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Queer Icons of Punk Rock

With the Grammys just a stone’s throw away newnownext pays tribute to 11 LGBT artists of the punk rock scene. Have a look: http://www.newnownext.com/10-queer-punks-you-should-know-oct-10/02/2015/

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How to plan an Irish-Indian wedding in the US

Sheila and Jennifer planned their own Irish-Indian wedding and spoke to buzzfeed about their experiences, giving advice to other same-sex couples. My favourite advice: “Do what feels right.” and “Be yourself.” Have a look at the beautiful pictures here: http://www.buzzfeed.com/skarlan/heres-how-one-couple-pulled-off-a-same-sex-intercultural-wed#.uivLLg9Dd

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Comic on why LGBT visibility matters

Have a look at this comic. It is raising some very important points concerning tolerance within the LGBT community and representation of LGBTs in general. http://www.tickld.com/x/lgbt/the-importance-of-lgbt-visibility

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Panti – All the Little Things

  Panti talking about all the little things which are so important to people, no matter what their gender or sexuality.

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MTV launches the T Word presented by Laverne Cox

The T Word premiered 17th October on MTV. The show which is presented by Laverne Cox tells the stories of transgender young people, talking about the problems they had to face, first love and finally finding out who they really

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