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How Many of Your Tax Dollars Should Fund a ‘How To Cruise Bathhouses Safely’ Program?

Australian taxpayers will be thrilled to learn they’re funding workshops for gay men on how to safely cruise bathhouses! The AIDS Council of New South Wales has four-week workshops that’ll teach participants things like how to “reject unwanted advances.” You can imagine some lawmakers are not happy about the use of funds, but when you strip away the propaganda speech, these programs are really just guides to safe sex, and shouldn’t we be encouraging that? [Daily Telegraph]