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Australia: Attorney-General George Brandis Confirms Plebiscite

In an interview with Australian presenter, Fran Kelly  (Insiders 24th July) the Australian Attorney-General, George Brandis, confirms that the government wishes to hold a plebiscite on marriage equality, “as soon as is practicable”, and will be recommending a compulsory vote. 799 more words

LGBT

Liturgical objections

Some people may not agree with everything in this post. Normally I just post useful resources, but this actually has some questions and possibly contentious things in it. 1,552 more words

Random Thoughts

Theresa May's words on entering Number 10

I have just been to Buckingham Palace, where Her Majesty the Queen has asked me to form a new Government.

And I accepted. In David Cameron, I follow in the footsteps of a great, modern Prime Minister. 623 more words

Conservatives

Loving

When a trailer makes you cry…

because we can all watch 2 and a half minutes of moving, well-crafted storytelling and our hearts break; because we know intolerance is wrong; because I still feel it from the people who should love and support us; because some people don’t even acknowledge my existence, even though I married their daughter, because I have the wrong body parts. 96 more words

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Recount Shows YES Vote for Anglican Church of Canada General Synod 2016 on Marriage Canon

In an astonishing turn of events, the Anglican Church of Canada’s General Synod 2016 has approved same-sex marriage, the day after they had appeared to reject it. 538 more words

LGBT

After Orlando

It is difficult to know where to begin.

This has been an uncomfortable week to occupy space in the world.

As a person whose identity is bound up in being female, being LGBTQ, believing in liberal democracy. 568 more words

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