LGBTIQ

Australia & NZ, LGBTIQ

Safe Schools can save lives and revive our movement

Safe Schools can save lives and revive our movement

While much of the world is celebrating the enshrining of same-sex marriage rights into law, here in Australia politicians are debating how to better alienate LGBTIQ youth in schools. Last month infamous bigot Senator Corey Bernardi led the attacks on a government funded program designed to make school safer for […]

Australia & NZ, LGBTIQ

Beyond marriage: The fight to end LGBTIQ oppression

Beyond marriage: The fight to end LGBTIQ oppression

Over the last decade the campaign for same sex marriage rights has taken centre stage in the struggle to end LGBTIQ oppression. There remains a major disconnect between the major parties and popular opinion, and the issue is seen by many as a legal barrier to social progress. At the […]

Australia & NZ, LGBTIQ

Australians support marriage equality – why haven’t we won yet?

Australians support marriage equality – why haven’t we won yet?

The granting of same-sex marriage rights in Ireland and the US in recent months has put further pressure on Australian politicians to follow suit. In a move to further postpone the introduction of marriage equality legislation, Liberal Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced that the Coalition may consider holding a plebiscite […]