University of Sydney's Head of Security accused of discrimination in landmark case

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Phlan-Michelle Purss
2 years ago
Oxygen Thief.
This Oxygen Thief should not be around anyone of the LGBTIQ Community.

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Gina Curro
2 years ago
Are you going to court about this? He's already been convicted so your case will be successful!

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jaz breen
2 years ago
I feel unsafe as a queer person on campus with this man in charge of security

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William Andrews
2 years ago
Because universities and places of education should be safe spaces for all members of the community. Something which cannot be achieved when a known homophobe is in charge of security.

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Abullah Abdul
2 years ago
I work security at the University for many years. I was not corrupt like others security people. I did not like what was going on . My son a student at Sydney University and told me about this story. I tell him I know about this story. Simon the boss of Security and a woman that work for him tell us we must patrol toilets in Carslaw . When we saw men go in toilets that we must go in and stop them. This never happen before until Simon start working as the boss. They said men were having sex and it was against the law. Some security guards got rough with men use bad language. Some men were not even gay and just wanted to use the toilets. Simon saying SNP security guards did this not him. Simon tells big fat lies. He said we must do this and the lady too. I no more work at Security for SNP and I tell the real truth not the big lies I read

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Paul Harvey
2 years ago
As a recently retired gay member of staff of the University I am deeply concerned that such a person as this could be in charge of the University's security service. I also read with great concern of incidents where staff under his supervision have been cited for homophobic slurs. This would point to an unacceptable culture being developed and nurtured in his area of responsibility that cannot be permitted to continue.

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James Jackson
2 years ago
o FACT– HARDMAN was found to be homophobic and targeted gay males while he was the boss at Newtown Police Station which has been widely reported in the media.

QUESTION – Why was HARDMAN employed when his character was being questioned and the media were portraying him as a homophobe and now proven in Court.

o FACT – HARDMAN failed to investigate a complaint when reported the University when an incident was reported in the manner security guards treated males in the toilets.

QUESTION – Failing to investigate a legitimate complaint and pointing the finger at SNP is incomprehensible. Hardman is the Head of Campus Security and the buck stops with him. His intolerance to gay males should not be endured and he should be removed from being the Head of Campus Security.

o FACT – HARDMAN continues to bring disgrace upon the University of Sydney by all the negative publicity he attracts and yet the University continues to employ him when others have been dismissed for far, far less.

MR SPENCE, SIMON HARDMAN CONTINUES TO ATTRACT NEGATIVE PUBLICITY WHICH IS ATTACHED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY AND HE SHOULD BE DISMISSED.

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Hayden Moon
2 years ago
This man should not be in a position of authority at a University. Sexuality and Gender Diverse students are already at high risk of violence and harassment and the head of security who is meant to PROTECT them is a known perpetrator of homophobic violence. Sexuality and Gender Diverse students deserve to feel safe on campus!

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ben johnson
2 years ago
I care....

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Blake Lovely
2 years ago
Shame!!! Get rid of him and make queer students feel safe on campus