Articles tagged with: PFLAG

Mar20

Parents called to speak up for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Parents called to speak up for marriage equality

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) have called for parents who support marriage equality to take action on the issue and lobby their MPs before parliament ends.

Feb21

Parents demand a free vote for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 21 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Parents demand a free vote for marriage equality

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) have ramped up their efforts to call for a free vote on marriage equality, launching a new campaign targeting Coalition MPs  who are in support of the reform to call for a free vote.

Feb13

PM’s popularity would soar if he allowed free vote on marriage equality

POSTED ON // Monday, 13 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

PM’s popularity would soar if he allowed free vote on marriage equality

Results from a recent Galaxy poll suggest the Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s popularity would increase if he were to allow a free vote on marriage equality.

Jan18

90 per cent of LGBTI Australians against marriage bill if it includes discrimination clause

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 18 January 2017 Written by // Samuel Leighton-Dore

90 per cent of LGBTI Australians against marriage bill if it includes discrimination clause

According to a large-scale new survey, members of the Australian LGBTI community have rejected proposals to legalise marriage equality this year if it means same-sex couples could refused service by civil celebrants, faith-owned businesses and other service providers.

Jan10

Have your say on discrimination proposals

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 10 January 2017 Written by // GayNewsNetwork

Have your say on discrimination proposals

LGBTIQ Australians have been urged to have their say on proposals to allow new forms of legal discrimination against same-sex couples in return for marriage equality.

Nov28

Counselling services reports surge in bullying of LGBTIQ kids

POSTED ON // Monday, 28 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Counselling services reports surge in bullying of LGBTIQ kids

Kids Helpline counseling service manager Tony Fitzgerald said more and more LGBTIQ kids are reaching out to the service for support.

Nov09

Fundraising push for PFLAG mum's #MakeItLaw campaign

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 09 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Fundraising push for PFLAG mum's #MakeItLaw campaign

Marriage equality supporters are being urged to get behind Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) National Spokesperson Shelley Argent’s latest campaign.

Oct06

Galaxy poll says PM will gain popularity if he drops plebiscite

POSTED ON // Thursday, 06 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Galaxy poll says PM will gain popularity if he drops plebiscite

A new Galaxy poll says the prime minister’s popularity would grow if he were to abandon the plebiscite and allow a free vote for marriage equality in parliament instead.

Sep13

Advocates condemn public funding of plebiscite campaign and call for Labor to block legislation

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 13 September 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Advocates condemn public funding of plebiscite campaign and call for Labor to block legislation

LGBTI advocates have condemned the Coalition government for its plans to pledge public funds to the campaigns of both sides of the marriage equality debate.

Sep08

PFLAG releases second ad in the fight for marriage equality

POSTED ON // Thursday, 08 September 2016 Written by // Rachel Cook

PFLAG releases second ad in the fight for marriage equality


PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) has released a second commercial in their fight for marriage equality.