In preparation for the federal election on July 2nd, hundreds have come together in the grounds outside Town Hall in Sydney to rally for marriage equality, and to call for the highly divisive plebiscite to be dropped. The impassioned efforts to change the current Marriage Act, which only allows man.
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has proposed that the Australian people vote on the issue of marriage equality following the next election, but it is unknown whether this shall happen through a referendum or plebiscite. Social Services Minister Scott Morrison and Conservative Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi, who are both against same-sex.
Following the five and a half hour joint party room meeting which was called at short notice yesterday in Canberra, the Coalition party room voted 66 to 33 against having a free vote on the issue of marriage equality. However a plebiscite or a constitutional referendum could be held in.
Ahead of the reintroduction of a bill to legalise same-sex marriage, thousands have come together in support of marriage equality over the weekend across Australia. Efforts to campaign for a change to the current amendment of the Marriage Act saw the closure of streets in the centre of Sydney on.
Ireland has voted in favour to legalise same-sex marriage in a referendum that has seen the country to be the first in the world to do so by popular vote. Only one of Ireland’s 43 constituencies voted against the measure. The final figures revealed that approximately 62% of Irish Republic’s.
A magnitude-7.3 earthquake has hit north-eastern Nepal, killing at least four people and injuring about 12 people, US Geological Survey has revealed. The earthquake, which struck near the base camp of Mt Everest, was measured at a shallow depth of 18.5 kilometres. The quake was shortly followed by aftershocks of.
Christine Milne, leader of the Australian Greens party, formally announced her resignation from leadership today. The announcement came as quite a shock to many, with Milne publically broadcasting her resignation via twitter. Feeling optimistic, proud & sad to announce I’m not contesting 2016 election, and so I resign as Leader.
It was finally that time of the year again- Sydney’s 37th Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade and boy did it impress. Thousands of spectators flooded the streets of Sydney to witness the parade of glitz and glamor that draws crowds year after year. 10, 000 people were expected to.