In November 2013, Queer Radio was chosen by an independent panel of judges to win the CAN Awards 2013 Media Award. The Community Action Network Awards were first introduced in 1997 to recognize achievement that is positive and makes a difference in the inner city areas of Brisbane. Coordinated by the New Farm Neighbourhood Centre, the award citation reads "For excellence in journalism/social media which promotes the social inclusion and equality for all".
Tunisian smugglers protest police brutality
Much of southern Tunisia lives largely off illegal cross-border trade, with Libyan oil providing the majority of profits.
Unions are demanding job creation schemes, the lifting of an export tax imposed on goods, the easing of border controls and an inquiry into the "excessive use of force" by the police.