After enduring years of bullying for his sexuality while he was studying, Sean Linkson helped establish The Pinnacle Foundation to assist LGBTI youth reach their full potential before starting their careers. Shannon Power caught up with him to find out more.
The Star Observer’s commitment to stories that affect Australia’s Indigenous community is nothing new. Here’s a throwback from 1998, when John Howard was Prime Minister and his 10 Point Plan was doing the rounds in the news.
When it comes to Australia’s HIV community, it is essentially a gay man’s world. For this month’s segment on unsung community champions Matthew Wade spoke to Christabel Millar, who has advocated to increase the visibility of and tackle the stigma around women living with HIV.
With World AIDS Day just around the corner (December 1), we took at look at one of the many ways the Star Observer covered the event in the early 90s.