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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


Upcoming Russian Olympics, Campaign Launches & Curriculum Draft Failure

8/13/2013
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UPCOMING RUSSIAN OLYMPICS: New developments on the upcoming Sochi Olympics with Stephen Fry writing a letter to the IOC and UK PM David Cameron, asking them to boycott the games. Cameron and US President Barrack Obama have […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/Gay-News-Week-20130813-Podcast.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:03 — 64.6MB) The post Upcoming Russian Olympics, Campaign Launches &...

Duration: 00:47:02


GNW BITE: Russian Olympics with Ji Wallace

8/6/2013
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With the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games looming, serious questions are being raised over the welfare of gay and lesbian athletes in Russia, after President Vladimir Putin signed anti-gay laws into legislation. The IOC had previously reassured their athletes […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/GNW-BITE-RUSSIA-JI-WALLACE.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:28 — 14.2MB) The post GNW BITE: Russian...

Duration: 00:15:28


GNW BITE: Trans News

8/6/2013
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News affecting the trans community in Australia. Stories include a new ruling by the Family Court which will see trans youth no longer need court authorisation to begin hormone blocking treatment; a new study, funded by beyondblue, will […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/GNW-BITE-TRANS-SALLY-GOLDNER.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:23 — 10.4MB) The post GNW BITE: Trans News appeared first on Gay...

Duration: 00:11:22


Election Update, Russian Olympics & Trans News

8/6/2013
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ELECTION UPDATE: The Gay News Week team wrap up the week in Australian Federal politics and share their thoughts on what’s in store for the campaign leading up to September 7. RUSSIAN OLYMPICS: With the […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/2013_08_06-Gay-News-Week_JOY-949.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:05 — 48.6MB) The post Election Update, Russian Olympics & Trans News appeared first on Gay News...

Duration: 00:53:04


GNW BITE: SA AIDS Council with Ron Hughes

7/30/2013
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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 us to explain the […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/GNW-BITE-SA-AIDS-Council.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:03 — 4.6MB) The post GNW BITE: SA AIDS Council with Ron Hughes appeared first on Gay News Week.

Duration: 00:05:03


GNW BITE: UN Free & Equal Campaign with Cécile Pouilly

7/30/2013
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The United Nations Human Rights office has launched a new campaign which is aimed at raising awareness of gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans equality. We speak to Cécile Pouilly from the UN about the Free & Equal campaign. […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/08/GNW-BITE-UN-Free-and-Equal.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:51 — 8.1MB) The post GNW BITE: UN Free & Equal Campaign with Cécile Pouilly appeared...

Duration: 00:08:51


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


GNW BITE: GLBTI Asylum Seekers with Senthorun Raj

7/23/2013
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There has been a lot of coverage of Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s new ‘hard-line stance’ on asylum seeker boat arrivals, but very little has been said about the effect this decision will have on gay, lesbian […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/gaynewsweek/wp-content/uploads/sites/104/2013/07/Gay-News-Week-GLBTI-Asylum-Seekers-with-Sen-Raj1.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:50 — 36.3MB) The post GNW BITE: GLBTI Asylum Seekers with Senthorun Raj...

Duration: 00:15:50


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 appeared...

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 Celebrities...

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 GLBTI...

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

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