“It is time for the award for most outstanding show to be in our name to celebrate the city that inspired the growth of our festival and its outstanding artists.”
Yiannopoulos said Australians should vote No in the postal survey just weeks after his own same-sex wedding and has called trans people “mentally damaged”.
Smollett was set upon by two men who abused him with slurs including “n***er” and “faggot”, and who then allegedly poured bleach over him and wrapped rope around his neck while yelling, “Welcome to MAGA country!”
“This is a hateful and cowardly policy based on the terrible reasoning of a White House that has spent the past two years constantly seeking to harm transgender people. There is no excuse for this.”
“NSW One Nation believes in supporting biological and medical science, rather than radical Left-wing propaganda,” Latham said.
President Jair Bolsonaro signed an executive order which removed LGBTI concerns from the responsibilities of the Human Rights Ministry.
Yiannopoulos said he is “seriously considering a move to Australia in the next year or two. The political environment in the US is insane.”
“I call on Scott Morrison to use today to reflect on the hurt and damage his past actions have caused and to apologise to trans and gender diverse Australians.”