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Australians Tell U.S. Ex-gay….Not Here Thanks!

By |2018-03-11T18:24:44+11:00April 1st, 2011|Categories: Conversion therapy, Media release|Tags: , , , , , |

Read about the success of this campaign here  and here  Tweet: 1 Apr 2011 :gayambassador Anthony Venn-Brown "message from Aussie #exgaysurvivors to all USA 'ex-gays' thinking of coming to Australia to speak. "Don't bother" ACTION DETAILS BELOW An American ex-gay preacher, invited to speak in some Australian churches (Miracle Christian Center’s), is learning his message, [...]

I think anomymous UU got it right

By |2017-04-29T13:51:40+11:00October 20th, 2010|Categories: Church|Tags: , |

On the Christian Century website there is an good article about recent gay suicides and how this has caused some in the church to become more reflective about the impact of anti-gay rhetoric.  The article is called After teen suicides, gay opponents look inward Anonymous responds Whose hands are covered in the blood of homosexuals? [...]

Oooops…..we meant you to cure them …..not kill them

By |2017-04-29T13:52:37+11:00June 3rd, 2010|Categories: Conversion therapy|Tags: , , , , |

17/12/2009 Have you been following the news about Uganda's Anti-homosexual Bill, currently being pushed through their parliament? If not, just Google Uganda Anti-homosexual Bill and you'll get 265,000 pages….and growing daily as the world becomes aware of this backward step in Human Rights. Background Uganda is a very Christian country. It has been described as [...]

The 25 Most Influential Gay & Lesbian Australians

By |2017-09-17T02:54:25+11:00October 17th, 2007|Categories: A Life of Unlearning, News article (AVB/ABBI)|Tags: , , |

In an Australian first, SameSame.com.au announced the 25 Most Influential Gay & Lesbian Australians at an event held at the Art Gallery of NSW. What have been nicknamed 'the Gaylies' by the mainstream media, the list comprised the likes of pop singer Darren Hayes, one of the greatest sportswomen that Australia has produced Hockeyroo Alyson [...]

Freedom 2 b(e) Marches in the National Day of Action

By |2017-04-29T14:49:43+11:00August 13th, 2007|Categories: Event|Tags: , , , |

In 2004, the Australian Federal Government (the only country in the world to do this) passed a bill banning the recognition of same sex marriages, therefore enshrining discrimation as a law. At the National Day of Action Freedon 2 b(e) showed our support, along with other gay community groups for the repeal of the ban [...]

“God I love my tribe” NDA Rally, Hyde Park Sydney 13.08.06

By |2017-01-06T05:05:04+11:00August 13th, 2006|Categories: Speech|Tags: , , |

This speech was given at the National Day of Action Saturday 13th August 2005, Hyde Park, Sydney. The last words of my autobiography finish with ‘God I love my tribe’….and I do. Today I am something I was told I never could be. I am a happy gay man and I have a rewarding and [...]

Let’s Get Equal Manifesto Launch – Adelaide 26.02.06

By |2016-11-08T01:50:19+11:00April 17th, 2006|Categories: Speech|Tags: , , , |

Anthony Venn-Brown has a few letters after his name. A.C.C. I.C.F. which stands for Associate Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation. Lately I’ve been thinking of adding a few more letters myself i.e. – E.N.I.G.M.A. (One that is puzzling, ambiguous, or inexplicable). As a former leader in the Assemblies of God and now an [...]