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?
I should have known better than to hope. Today I am kicking myself for being so naive as to think that, behind closed doors, the Liberal Party might wake up to themselves and realise what they have been told time and time again: that the plebiscite is damaging, expensive and ultimately pointless – and to […]Read More THE PLEBISCITE COMETH: 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?
The best publicity any film can have is for it to be banned. That alone immediately sparks interest. You simply cannot buy that kind of singularly focused attention. Throw a cringeworthy interview on The Project into the mix and you have the perfect storm. I simply had to watch this film and see what all […]Read More THE RED PILL – WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?
To the public, Margaret Court went on record to say that she has no issue with our community, even claiming that we are part of her congregation. However, not all was as it seemed, and as is usually the case in these matters, the truth will out. Her attempt at trying to diminish the stain […]Read More A CURE FOR GAYNESS – WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT?
Oh Margaret, you poor unfortunate soul. A week after your remarks, and I find myself reaching a point of apathy in you and your rhetoric. It is not the first time you’ve courted this type of controversy and lambasted the queer community for seeking equality, and it probably won’t be the last. I find myself […]Read More WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT, MARGARET COURT?