Category Archives: Politics

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How to get gay-marriage back on track

Let’s start with a simple fact: the Australian gay-marriage campaign has lost this round.  Marriage, for the rainbow community, isn’t legal (with the exception of transgendered individuals with opposite sex…

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Discrimination Fail: Intersex

The inclusion of Intersex has been uncontroversial in Tasmania legislation, says OII, so why it would be so in federal legislation?

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Sister Mary Jane Has Her Doubts

Sister Mary Jane waxes cynical over the government’s planned reforms to anti-discrimination law.

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Stop The Boats

Continuing to repeat the same actions and expecting a different outcome is the definition of insanity.

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Anti-Discrimination – A Holy Cop-Out

The proposed ‘religious’ exemptions to anti-discrimination law make no sense, especially in the light of the compromise over aged-care.

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Stand by for Incoming

The child abuse inquiry is going to create dangerous times for the LGBTI community. We must be prepared.

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The Silent Minority

Carrington Brigham argues that marriage equality is in the hands of the heterosexual community, or majority: it’s time for our allies to come out and fight for us.

Gladstone Rally for Equal Marriage

Marriage equality rally for Gladstone, Queensland, one of Australia’s largest commodity export ports.

Rainbow Report: Is Equal Marriage Dead?

Is Equal Marriage Dead? Andrew Barr, James Vigus, Alex Greenwich, Bob Such, Rob Mitchell & The Rainbow Reporter explore.

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Keep Religion Out of Schools

One of many fine ideas to come out of the United States of America: that in a pluralistic, multicultural society, state and religion must be kept strictly separate. And that…