Articles tagged with: marriage-equality

Aug09

Eight years of marriage discrimination

POSTED ON // Thursday, 09 August 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Eight years of marriage discrimination

The eighth anniversary of the Howard Government’s changes to the Marriage Act will be marked by protest across the country including an Equal Love rally on the steps of South Australia’s Parliament House.

Jun18

Marriage inquiry tabled in Parliament

POSTED ON // Monday, 18 June 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Marriage inquiry tabled in Parliament

The House of Representatives report into same-sex marriage has been tabled in Parliament this morning presenting the recommended changes to the current bills that are seeking marriage equality.

Jun14

Conservative Rabbis receive same-sex wedding guidelines

POSTED ON // Thursday, 14 June 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Conservative Rabbis receive same-sex wedding guidelines

The Conservative Jewish movement in the United States has approved a set of guidelines Rabbis can follow when performing same-sex marriages.

Jun07

Sunrise marriage debate gets personal

POSTED ON // Thursday, 07 June 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Sunrise marriage debate gets personal

Same-sex marriage advocate Dr Kerryn Phelps and Australian Christian Lobby’s (ACL) Jim Wallace went head to head in a debate held by Channel 7’s Sunrise program as part of the ‘I Do’ campaign by Marie Claire and GetUp!

May04

Ron Hughes: Past and Future

POSTED ON // Friday, 04 May 2012 Written by // Ron Hughes

Ron Hughes: Past and Future

This May sees a coming together of sorts. Not only is it South Australian History Month, it marks the 40th anniversary of the death of Dr George Duncan, and also the tenth annual International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO).


 

 

Apr10

Abbott places integrity over sister’s chance to marry

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 10 April 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Abbott places integrity over sister’s chance to marry

Over the weekend Christine Forster, the sister of Opposition Leader Tony Abbott, came out as being in a same-sex relationship but the public revelation has done little to change Abbott’s stance on marriage equality.

Apr05

South Australia ready for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Thursday, 05 April 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

South Australia ready for marriage equality

Alex Dunkin looks at the state of play in South Australia regarding same-sex marriage.

Mar07

Marriage campaign takes on South East

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 07 March 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Marriage campaign takes on South East

A same-sex couple in the South Australian town of Mount Gambier are weighing in on the marriage equality debate with a petition aiming to collect 20,000 signatures to eventually be presented to the Federal Member for Barker, Patrick Secker.

Feb10

Kissing for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Friday, 10 February 2012 Written by // Alex Dunkin

Kissing for marriage equality

Equal Love Adelaide will be celebrating Valentine’s Day and promoting same-sex marriage rights with a kiss in Adelaide’s premier shopping precinct Rundle Mall.