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CURED – One-off free online screening

By |2022-12-29T14:30:18+11:00August 12th, 2022|Categories: Conversion therapy, Event, Video|

CURED documentary review – a MUST SEE for all LGBTQ people, families, friends and allies. Ambassadors & Bridge Builders International (ABBI) and Brave Network are pleased to announce a private virtual screening of the award-winning PBS documentary CURED, which highlights a pivotal but little-known moment in LGBTQ history when activists rose up to challenge [...]

Shane Clifton, Jem Clifton and Anthony Venn-Brown talk pride and other things

By |2022-08-07T13:23:00+10:00August 7th, 2022|Categories: Video|

Jem Clifton and Shane Clifton chat with Anthony Venn-Brown about his religious background, conversion therapy and tireless advocacy for LGBTQI people of faith. Shane and Anthony also reminisce about their long 'queer' friendship. See Anthony and Shane Clifton's 2004 interview, when Shane was a lecturer at Alphacrucis College (The Assemblies of God Bible College here: [...]

New South Wales Equality Bill ABBI Submission

By |2022-12-11T10:52:14+11:00July 17th, 2022|Categories: Conversion therapy|Tags: |

"It is time to remove all remaining discrimination of LGBTIQA+ communities and achieve holistic equality. Over the last 40 years, we have broken down many barriers for LGBTIQA+ people to create a brighter future for younger generations. But not all barriers have been removed with discrimination still embedded in a number of laws. The recently released NSW [...]

Why I chose NOT to be a “gay activist”

By |2022-08-13T22:54:16+10:00May 4th, 2022|Categories: A Life of Unlearning, General|

Walking home alone, after speaking at my first gay rights rally in 2005. I couldn’t understand why I felt so empty and deflated.  It wasn’t that I didn’t have the skills to communicate with a crowd. As a high-profile preacher in Australia’s Pentecostal world, I used to preach to congregations in their 1,000s every weekend. [...]

LinkedIn Top LGBTQIA+ Voices: The 20 creators to follow in Australia

By |2022-08-01T19:49:35+10:00March 1st, 2022|Categories: General, News article|

LinkedIn Top LGBTQIA+ Voices: The 20 creators to follow in Australia Published on March 1, 2022 Photo: Getty Images LinkedIn News Australia 541,442 followers Following The inaugural LinkedIn LGBTQIA+ Voices list highlights 20 thought leaders within the Australian LGBTQIA+ community who are posting insightful content and shaping conversations around inclusion and diversity. The honourees in [...]

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