Democratic 2020 candidate and out gay mayor Pete Buttigieg said on Sunday night the opposition to same-sex marriage among African Americans will “wash away.” This came …
“Just as it was well past time for marriage equality in 2017, so too is it well past time for appropriate primary identity documents for trans and gender diverse people in 2019.”
“The Morrison Government needs to recognise that their commitment to introducing a Religious Discrimination Bill will have an impact on LGBTIQ+ people, because of the public debate it will stir up.”
Morrison is facing rising pressure to disendorse Gurpal Singh over public comments in 2017 linking paedophilia and same-sex marriage, following widespread candidate resignations over social media posts.
“Whichever individual or group is responsible is trying to influence the outcome of an election.”
“I think this is a really important lesson for young people that your social media footprint will follow you.”
The page linked to the United Australia Party’s Tony Hanley said LGBTI people were “the most horrible people ever in my life” and called children of taxi drivers “future terrorists”.
Labor candidate for Melbourne Luke Creasey has apologised for sharing a meme containing a rape joke on his Facebook page in 2012, with further posts discussing lesbian anatomy as well as Tony Abbott coming to light.
“If you and I were there to participate in preselection the result = no homosexual MP”, Killin wrote of Wilson, before going on to rail against “gender ideologies”.