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Radical Equal Love

The issue of marriage equality is in focus around the world. In Australia the big news recently is that the plebiscite which the ruling Liberal party was seeking to hold has been halted after the opposition Labor party voted against it. 160 more words

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Enough already with #loveislove

A lot of same-sex marriage advocates really like the hashtag #loveislove. I don’t. It’s harmful.

Today deputy leader of the opposition, Tanya Plibersek, tweeted this in support of same-sex marriage in Australia: 468 more words

Queer Stuff

Australia: Latest Poll Reveals Majority Of Australians Want Parliament To Deliver Marriage Equality

  • 53% of Australians want the parliament to resolve the issue if the proposed plebiscite bill fails
  • More than two thirds (68%) of Australians don’t support public funding for plebiscite campaigns…
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AME: "The Plebiscite Legislation Fails The Australians It Affects"

Australian Marriage Equality (AME) has said the Plebiscite (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill is not a fair proposal for the very people it affects, and it doesn’t provide any detail about how the Marriage Act will change if the ‘Yes’ campaign wins the plebiscite. 234 more words



I was moving house a couple of weeks ago. I was carrying a makeup box, which belonged to Louise, and it slipped from under my arm and fell out all over the floor. 1,114 more words

Love always wins

To mark Belfast Pride, our city has a new Marriage Equality mural by artist Joe Caslin.

Last year I went down to Dublin to canvass ahead of the equal marriage referendum. 308 more words


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