The survey might be over, but the jury is still out and the battle for equality is far from won. No sooner did the polls close than the debate on what the legislation might look like began. What should be merely the abolishing of the Marriage Amendment Act 2004 is becoming an over-complicated shemozzle as […]Read More NO EXEMPTIONS IN MARRIAGE LAW, THANKS: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT
One of the arguments I keep seeing on the news and through social media is that the marriage equality debate is going to be hard on the mental health of LGBT+ Australians, and I agree – at least when it comes to our LGBT+ youth who may be unfamiliar with adult cruelty. For many of […]Read More I’M NOT A VICTIM: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?
The public marriage equality debate is now in full swing, and I can tell you the last few days have been equal parts depressing and illuminating. I’ve managed to get a real sense of many of the issues raised by those who are concerned or outright opposed to marriage equality. So, in the interests of […]Read More GET OFF THE FENCE: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?
A look at the real motivation behind the anti-equality faction and why we deserve the right to participate in the same celebration of love and commitment as our ‘straight’ counterparts.Read More THE ANTI-EQUALITY FACTION: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?
Okay, so can we just calm the farm over the rainbow flag debate already? I understand that there is a petition over in the States at the moment to add two new stripes to the pride flag to represent queer people of colour, and now – shock horror – the community is once again at […]Read More MORE COLOUR, MORE PRIDE: WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?