Facebook have finally taken down that horrible picture of a woman at her desk with a rainbow noose around her neck.

It was posted by the extreme Christian Dominionist group Marriage Alliance to argue that legalising marriage equality would lead to bullying and suicide of those who spoke out against same sex marriage.

Darren Johannesen says:

I initially reported the rainbow noose pic and they said it was fine – so I said ” what part of marriage equality ends in straight people killing themselves?” – and now ….

Noose takedown


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Veteran gay writer and speaker, Doug was one of the founders of the UKs pioneering GLBTI newspaper Gay News (1972) , and of the second, Gay Week, and is a former Features Editor of Him International. He presented news and current affairs on JOY 94.9 FM Melbourne for more than ten years. "Doug is revered, feared and reviled in equal quantities, at times dividing people with his journalistic wrath. Yet there is no doubt this grandpa-esque bear keeps everyone abreast of anything and everything LGBT across the globe." (Daniel Witthaus, "Beyond Priscilla", Clouds of Magellan, Melbourne, 2014)