Monthly Archives: August 2017

The “no” campaign is unwittingly promoting child abuse

“Wait, what!?” I hear you say, “They’re not even talking about marriage. They’re only talking about protecting children!” The elephant in the room of course, that I want to deal with quickly, is that they’ve already lost the marriage equality debate. As Nick Greiner wrote so eloquently, and reported in The Guardian: “The deliberate conflating… Read More »

An open letter about the marriage equality debate in Australia

Introduction And so there seems to be every chance Australia is heading towards a voluntary, non-binding postal survey on marriage equality, given our ineffectual conservative government has a bug in its proverbial about doing anything to avoid the words “gay” and “married” appearing in any legally actionable sentence that doesn’t also include the word “denied”. As… Read More »