Advertisement
Home Tags Social media

Tag: social media

Jessie Lewthwaite has notes for those trying to attract the female gaze (gays). As is common for most busy professional millennials, I end most of my days laying in bed, disassociating by staring at my phone. Currently, my favourite online brain-numbing void is Instagram Reels, because I feel too old...
Rainbow Crossing
Overnight, Karangahape Road's rainbow crossing was defaced with white paint, a move that has yet to be claimed by any individual or group. This incident mirrors a previous act of vandalism in Gisborne by Destiny Church affiliates, aimed at protesting a drag queen storytime event. The rainbow crossing was...
Craig Young reflects on recent attacks on gay men in Christchurch using the hook-up app Grindr. In Christchurch, a recent trial disclosed that a group of Christchurch teenagers have been using the gay/bi/MSM hookup app Grindr to target gay men. The teenagers used the app to lure local gay male...
Taylor Fritz
American tennis star Taylor Fritz has found himself embroiled in controversy after it was noticed that he had apparently endorsed a homophobic comment on X (formerly known as Twitter). Ranked as high as No. 5 in singles worldwide by the Association of Tennis Professionals, 26-year-old Fritz was quick to refute...
Sasha Lowerson
Australian surf brand Rip Curl has become the latest brand to face a widespread boycott after featuring transgender surfer Sasha Lowerson in their social media campaign. The backlash emerged following the brand's now removed promotional spotlight on Lowerson, a professional longboarder from Western Australia, as part of their "Meet The...
Australian footballer Josh Cavallo has spoken out against homophobia after receiving death threats and hateful messages on social media. The 24-year-old Adelaide United defender, who publicly came out as gay in 2021, recently shared disturbing comments he received on Instagram, highlighting the ongoing struggle against LGBTQ+ discrimination in sports. In...
Adam Doueihi
Sydney-based NFL player Adam Doueihi has sparked controversy with his response to an English Premier League social media post on LGBTQ+ inclusion. The 25-year-old athlete faced criticism after writing “embarrassing post” in the comments section of a post aimed at educating fans on positive ways to discuss LGBTQ+ issues in...
Doctor Who 60th Anniversary
The iconic British TV series Doctor Who has garnered widespread acclaim for its latest special episode, “The Star Beast,” thanks to its strong emphasis on LGBTQ+ representation. Marking the show’s 60th anniversary, “The Star Beast,” the first of three hour-long specials, featured the return of Russell T Davies as showrunner,...

Latest Posts