Advocates are pleading with Malcolm Turnbull to hold a vote on marriage equality in parliament.
Everyone in the Senate except the kitchen sink voted against going ahead with a vote on marriage equality this week.
Anti-Safe Schools lobbyists are “out for blood” despite Premier Daniel Andrews vowing to support the program no matter what.
Psychologists and marriage equality advocates have slammed a leaked pamphlet campaigning against marriage equality as damaging.
A petition supporting the Safe Schools program garnered twice as many signatures as one that opposed it in just two days.
“By sharing the rostrum with these bigots and homophobes, Mr Abbott is legitimising their hateful agenda,” the Greens’ spokesperson for marriage equality said in a speech to the Senate last night.
The Australian Greens has reached out to Human Rights Commissioner Tim Wilson, urging him to review the current ban imposed by the Therapeutic Goods Administration.
Ahead of his maiden speech in the Senate yesterday, Elias Jahshan had a chat with newly-sworn in and openly gay South Australian Greens Senator Robert Simms about some of the LGBTI issues he’d like to address at a federal level.