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Blocking A Plebiscite Is The Best Way To Achieve Marriage Equality

I remember my first ever Gay Pride march. I was in my mid-20s at the time. Trying to get into the after party on the streets of Adelaide, I had to negotiate my way through angry preachers waving placards linking homosexuality with murder and rape. 589 more words

Australian Politics

A Plebiscite On Gay Marriage Would Tell Us What We Already Know

When Malcolm Turnbull seized the Prime Ministership from Tony Abbott two months ago, the nation breathed a collective sigh of relief. At last, we might have something that looks a bit more like a 21st century government, rather than the Jurassic Park we had come to expect during the Abbott era. 537 more words

Australian Politics

POST 2: Building your expertise using scholarly secondary sources.

As I had mentioned in my earlier post, the two sub-topics within marriage equality I wanted to research further was the idea of goverment superiority and the presence of a religious view on the issue. 614 more words

Gender Equality & Women's Rights

POST 1: Creating a data set using secondary sources

‘Same-sex Marriage: Let’s get it sorted and move on’ – ABC News:
In the ABC News’ article ‘Same-sex Marriage: Let’s get it sorted and move on’, Terry Barnes accentuates the fact that same sex marriage is a continual problem and a large issue faced by the government and politicians on an everyday basis. 1,254 more words

Gender Equality & Women's Rights