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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 Thursday by they surviving a vote of no confidence in them. It may not be a sweetly savoured victory however, because they now face bigger responsibilities and challenges than they had before the vote.  Essentially, by banning police uniforms from […]

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 Auckland Pride Board’s decision to ban police uniforms from the 2019 Auckland Pride Parade. I have been incredibly disappointed by the public displays of this anger and some of the behind the scenes abuse members of our communities are […]