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A look at the news from a queer perspective. A lighthearted look at the top news stories of the week, nationally and internationally.

A look at the news from a queer perspective. A lighthearted look at the top news stories of the week, nationally and internationally.
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Melbourne, VIC

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A look at the news from a queer perspective. A lighthearted look at the top news stories of the week, nationally and internationally.

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English


Episodes

NZ Marriage Equality, VGLRL Election Survey, Russian Embassy & The End!

8/20/2013
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NZ MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Has all hell broken out across the Tasman? No. We speak to New Zealand MP Maurice Williamson about how everything is going after they became the latest country to legalise same sex marriage. […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/Gay-News-Week-20130820-Podcast.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:48 — 67.0MB) The post NZ Marriage Equality, VGLRL Election Survey, Russian Embassy...

Duration:00:48:47

SA AIDS Council, SA Marriage Defeat & UN Free & Equal Campaign

7/30/2013
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SA AIDS COUNCIL: The news that the AIDS Council of SA has closed its doors after 29 years has left the local LGBTI community reeling and uncertain. Editor of blaze magazine in Adelaide, Ron Hughes joins […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_07_30-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 44:27 — 40.7MB) The post SA AIDS Council, SA Marriage Defeat & UN Free & Equal Campaign appeared...

Duration:00:44:26

GNW BITE: Bisexual Study with Rebecca Dominguez

7/23/2013
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A new study from the Pew Research Institute in the United States has found up to 40% of the GLBTI community is bisexual, but most choose to identify as gay or straight to avoid the risk […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/Most-bisexuals-identify-as-gay-or-straight-to-avoid-discrimination-.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:40 — 24.4MB) The post GNW BITE: Bisexual Study with Rebecca Dominguez...

Duration:00:10:39

Royal Baby, GLBTI Asylum Seekers & Biphobia

7/23/2013
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ROYAL BABY: The Gay News Week team takes a look at the farce that has been the worldwide coverage of the #RoyalBaby. Quotes from pieces in the Huffington Post and Fairfax Media’s The Age. GLBTI […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_07_24-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:52 — 42.9MB) The post Royal Baby, GLBTI Asylum Seekers & Biphobia appeared first on Gay News Week.

Duration:00:46:52

UK Passes Marriage Equality, Equal Love Push & LGBTI Counseling Hotline

7/16/2013
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UK PASSES MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Less than 24 hours after the British House of Lords passed a bill which would allow same-sex attracted people in the UK to get married, we speak with the campaign director […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_07_16-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:37 — 45.4MB) The post UK Passes Marriage Equality, Equal Love Push & LGBTI Counseling Hotline...

Duration:00:49:36

GLBTI Spending, In My Shoes Animation & Same-Sex Literary Speed Dating

7/9/2013
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GLBTI SPENDING: A new report has found that gay men buy air freshener, lesbians buy cat food. Does this represent you? Send us a tweet. IN MY SHOES: Multicultural young people who identify as gay, […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_07_09-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 44:52 — 41.1MB) The post GLBTI Spending, In My Shoes Animation & Same-Sex Literary Speed Dating...

Duration:00:44:52

Now on Tuesdays, AusPol & Aged Care

7/2/2013
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NOW ON TUESDAYS: Gay News Week’s live show has now moved to Tuesdays at 7PM. Tune into JOY 94.9 and join in on the conversation. Encore Presentation has moved to Monday nights at midnight. AUSPOL: […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_07_02-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:54 — 45.7MB) The post Now on Tuesdays, AusPol & Aged Care appeared first on Gay News Week.

Duration:00:49:53

Digital Future Funded, Sex Discrimination Amendment Bill & Labor Leadership Live

6/26/2013
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DIGITAL FUTURE FUNDED: The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia has announced that the Federal Government has committed to funding community radio to secure the future of stations venturing into the world of digital. SEX DISCRIMINATION […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_06_26-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:08 — 42.2MB) The post Digital Future Funded, Sex...

Duration:00:46:07

Overseas Marriage & US Celebrities

6/19/2013
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OVERSEAS MARRIAGE: A bill is due to come before the Australian Senate, which if passed, would see same-sex marriages conducted in other countries recognised here in Australia. Australian Marriage Equality Deputy National Convenor Ivan Hinton […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/2013_06_19-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:26 — 41.6MB) The post Overseas Marriage & US...

Duration:00:45:25

Russia Gay Gag Laws & UN Youth GLBTI Summit

6/12/2013
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RUSSIA GAY GAG LAWS: International Affairs Correspondent Andrew Potts joins us to discuss the imminent law changes in Russia, which will see the promotion of any non-heteronormative relationships a fine-able offence. UN YOUTH GLBTI SUMMIT: […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/06/2013_06_13-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:42 — 36.3MB) The post Russia Gay Gag Laws & UN Youth...

Duration:00:39:41

Radiothon 2013

6/5/2013
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This week’s show is a very special edition for the 2013 #JOYtotheWorld Radiothon. Each year JOY 94.9 spends the first week of June asking our wonderful listeners and supporters to become JOY Members to help […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/06/2013_06_05-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:38 — 37.2MB) The post Radiothon 2013 appeared first on Gay News Week.

Duration:00:40:38

Rainbows (Surprise, Surprise!), France, SDA & Australian Marriage Vote

5/29/2013
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RAINBOWS (Surprise, Surprise!): Ashfield Council in NSW has approved a vote which will see the suburb of Summer Hill become the home of the first permanent rainbow crossing in Australia. FRANCE: The first same-sex wedding […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/05/2013_05_29-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:14 — 43.2MB) The post Rainbows (Surprise, Surprise!), France, SDA &...

Duration:00:47:13

Rainbows (Again), Rudd & LGBT-Friendly Employers

5/22/2013
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RAINBOWS (Again): Michael Kirby says the queer rights movement in Australia is taking the wrong direction. Are things like chalk Rainbow Crossings distracting from what’s really important? RUDD: Former Prime Minister, and Federal Memeber for […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/05/2013_05_22-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:21 — 43.4MB) The post Rainbows (Again), Rudd &...

Duration:00:47:21

AFL, PFLAG & Anxiety

5/8/2013
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AFL: Last week a prominent NBA player in American came out, which reignited the debate of sport stars coming out. This week, the AFL has reaffirmed that they’re ready to embrace any player in the […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/05/2013_05_08-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:57 — 38.4MB) The post AFL, PFLAG & Anxiety appeared first on Gay News Week.

Duration:00:41:56

Coming Out in Sport, Marriage Referendum & GLORIAs

5/1/2013
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COMING OUT IN SPORT: After US NBA basketballer Jason Collins came out this week, the team asks the question, ‘Is it really important for sports stars to come out?’ MARRIAGE REFERENDUM: Equal Love is calling for […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/05/2013_05_01-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:32 — 43.5MB) The post Coming Out in Sport, Marriage Referendum & GLORIAs appeared...

Duration:00:47:31

Rainbow Tick & International Marriage Equality

4/24/2013
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RAINBOW TICK: Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria (GLHV) Director, Liam Leonard joins us in studio to speak about a new standard of GLBTI-inclusiveness in business. The Rainbow Tick was launched at the National LGBTI Health Alliance’s […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/04/2013_04_24-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:41 — 40.0MB) The post Rainbow Tick & International Marriage...

Duration:00:43:40

DIY Rainbow, Health Conference & NZ Marriage

4/17/2013
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DIY RAINBOW: The Rainbow Crossing at Sydney’s Taylor’s Square might be gone, but that doesn’t mean its spirit doesn’t live on. James Brechney’s shares with us how a bit of chalk helped him start a worldwide […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/04/2013_04_17-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:33 — 44.4MB) The post DIY Rainbow, Health Conference & NZ Marriage appeared first on Gay...

Duration:00:48:32

Thatcher, Youth Homelessness & Trans Films

4/10/2013
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THATCHER: We talk about the passing of Former Prime Minister of the UK Margaret Thatcher and how her time in office affected members of the same-sex attracted community. YOUTH HOMELESSNESS: Ben from the Council to Homeless Persons […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/04/2013_04_10-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 42:34 — 39.0MB) The post Thatcher, Youth Homelessness & Trans Films...

Duration:00:42:34

Royal Commission, Abbott’s Daughters & Capril

4/3/2013
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ROYAL COMMISSION: We discuss the official commencement of the Royal Commission into Child Sex Abuse, including hearing from Justice Pete McClellan. ABBOTT’S DAUGHTERS: Federal Leader of the Opposition, Tony Abbott’s daughters have come out in support of […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/04/2013_04_03-Gay-News-Week-JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 44:27 — 40.7MB) The post Royal Commission,...

Duration:00:44:27

US Equal Marriage, Rainbow Families, St Petersburg Petition & Rainbow Crossing

3/27/2013
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HOSTS: Katie LARSEN, Matt THOMSON| US EQUAL MARRIAGE: Andrew Potts from Gay Star News explains what everyone’s doing on Facebook to show their support for marriage equality | RAINBOW FAMILIES: Dr Jennifer Power, a lead […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/03/Gay-News-Week-March-27-2013.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:51 — 43.8MB) The post US Equal Marriage, Rainbow Families, St Petersburg Petition...

Duration:00:47:51