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Blaise Clotworthy: My Sexuality And My Mental Health

Blaise Clotworthy discusses his experiences around mental health and sexuality, and why he is taking part in the NZAF's 'Sweat With Pride'.   One in five...

“This is us” – Sonya Renee Taylor On Racism In NZ

New Zealand must be honest about its racist attitudes in order to heal wounds, says Taranaki-based American author and activist Sonya Renee Taylor. “Aotearoa...

We Need to Talk About JK Rowling

As the writer who brought magic to his childhood once again degrades our transgender community, Ted Greensmith examines her hurtful words and is reminded...

Dating: Pushing Him Away To Protect Yourself

Auckland Playwright ‘Dick Richards’ examines how growing up gay affects his dating life and being open to love.   Last year I met a guy...

Opinion: The Importance of Civil Unions and Political Compromise

Levi Joule reflects on the 15 year anniversary of Civil Unions and why it is important to celebrate what this once unequal compromise achieved...

“We Have Faced Two Plagues”

Covid 19 has given Michael Stevens and many gay men a familiar feeling; one they never hoped they would have to experience again. I’ve already...

Kiwis Surviving Self-Isolation: Geovana Peres

World Boxing Organization (WBO) Light Heavyweight Champion of the World, New Zealand’s own Geovana Peres tells express about sharing her bubble with her cats...

Modern Dating Done Right

Auckland Playwright 'Dick Richards' says it’s time to stop staring at your black mirror and embrace your butterflies. Dating is a war zone. We’ve all...

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