The Australian Bureau of Statistics has ditched preparations to ask about sexual orientation and gender identity in the 2021 census, although a question whether people are male, female or non-binary is still under consideration.
Scientists find that it corresponds with negative mental health outcomes.
Conservative Christians and feminist campaigners may seem unlikely bed fellows - but the two groups have found common cause when it comes to blocking transgender rights in Australia.
In a new book, a diverse group of Australians share their stories of growing up, coming out and finding community
This report draws on data from an extensive literature review, the first-ever global survey on the topic, and in-depth interviews with experts and survivors from various countries.
Former Tasmanian anti-discrimination commissioner says the bill gives a ‘special cloak of protection’ to potentially toxic views
Australia’s religious discrimination bill has a broad meaning including religious observance, dress and expression of religious belief
The Victorian Legislative Council passed an amendment to the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996 (Vic), making it possible for transgender and gender diverse people to change the legal gender on their birth certificates.
Medical treatment for transgender children is cautious and evidence-based, but the conservative reaction has become increasingly hysterical
HIV and LGBTI community heroes from across Asia and the Pacific are set to be honoured at a special event in Bangkok in November, with organisers of the 3rd HERO Awards currently seeking nominations from community members across the region
LGBTQI+ Muslims seeking asylum are more successful if they speak, dress and act in accordance with Western notions of homosexuality, according to a new study.
A court in Bulgaria has ruled in favor of a same-sex couple who married in France, in a case that recognized gay marriage for the first time in the conservative country.