Category: Opinion

Dec 20
Andrew Whiteside: The Elephant In The Room At The Latest Pride Hui

Somewhere between 80 and 90 people turned up at the Freemans Bay Community Hall on the…

Dec 07
Andrew Whiteside: The Board Has A Bigger Responsibility Now

The Auckland Pride Board had a victory of sorts at the Special General Meeting on…

Dec 06
Andrew Whiteside: Auckland Pride Chair Talks About The SGM And The Video

Tonight Auckland Pride is holding a Special General Meeting over the Board’s decision…

Nov 27
Andrew Whiteside: Pride Toronto Has Lessons For Auckland Pride

Problems with police participation in Queer pride parades are happening in many cities…

Nov 26
Andrew Whiteside: Did The Pride Board Consult Widely Enough?

During the past week we have seen a huge outpouring of anger and grief over the…

Nov 24
‘We are fighting each other’: how Auckland Pride’s uniformed police ban is causing “internal hate”

Police in Auckland have said they will not participate in the 2019 Pride Parade…