Tag: feminist

Poutū-te-rangi Hui: Ōtautahi

We are keen to have a relaxed group conversation about supporting young, questioning and newly out lesbians. We want use these ideas to create a booklet/resource. To begin this project, we want to have a korerō with lesbians aged 17 & over about their experiences, what's been helpful, unhelpful and so on. Key meeting information:We ...

Wimmin’s Land Trip ’19

In September 2019, a group of 6 of us traveled to wimmin's lands in Australia together for a private gathering of lesbians. The trip was self-funded, but some awesome more grown up lesbians did donate (thank you so much J and R!!!) and give us cleaning, gardening and demolition work to do for money. This ...

The Feminist Article the Green Party has Banned:

This opinion piece appeared in the 2019 Spring issue of Te Awa (the NZ Green Party's newsletter) at this link. Marama Davidson, a Green Party Co-Leader and Member of Parliament, has since said this article "puts trans rights to exist up for debate" and it's been removed. Solutions that are Fair to Everyone I am ...

Blog: Lesbian ILGA

Kia ora,  A few of my friends and I started the Lesbian Rights Alliance Aotearoa in early 2018.  We were excited to attend Out in the Park on March 16 this year, but we were banned because we are a group for lesbians who won't cater to men. We weren't going to let that deter ...

Our lesbian group has been banned from Pride. An overview:

We encourage visitors to the site to read our 'about us' before reading this post. We are a group of lesbians in NZ who want to create positive pro-lesbian spaces and politics. It's Pride Month in Wellington and as a part of that Out Wellington Inc. hosts a fair called Out in the Park. We ...