Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2017

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Did you miss Mardi Gras on Sunday night? It's streaming right now, on SBS On Demand.
Immerse yourself in the 2017 Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade.
Missed the Mardi Gras broadcast on Sunday? Just want to see the uncut parade footage? We've got you covered.
With a star-studded cast like this, 'When We Rise' is bound to be a television event to remember. But... where did you see that actor before? Here's a look at the...
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“We didn’t really have any intent – we just wanted to have a space where people can talk openly about who they are.”
“We gather too often for inequality. This is an opportunity to focus on the celebration of their lives and achievements.”

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Celebrating the diversity of sexuality in Australia and its multicultural communities. The latest news, comment and analysis.

The men were arrested after neighbours complained that "suspicious, illegal activities" were taking place.
Unsupportive coaches, teams and clubs can alienate trans Australians from community sports groups.
The couple are set to be interviewed by Piers Morgan on 'Good Morning Britain'.
“This ruling is not about free speech, it is about how LGBTQ+ persons are treated in their communities every day, as second class citizens.”
"For me, forgiving these men, some of whom have since come out as gay or bisexual, was an opportunity to shed the victim mentality I’d subconsciously inhabited,...

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“I’m happy to speak on behalf of women and on behalf of feminism. But I notice when people see me as non-binary, I get treated more as a human being."
Jessica Andrade proposed after competing in the women's strawweight title fight in Texas.
“We want to let people know LGBT couples are just as normal and just as deserving of respect as any other couple.”
"We wanted it to be incredibly visual and gorgeous. We wanted those things not to be lurid, but to be beautiful and captivating and for heterosexuals to watch the...
“We aren’t asking for much, we simply want to be respected for who we are and not who the government tells us to be."
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