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Topic archives: same sex marriage

Razer: three things you can kind of feel good about from 2017

December 19, 2017 14

There were very few signs of light in the West this year, but, in the effort to grow up, Helen Razer figured she could spot at least three.

Crikey Worm: parliament says ‘yes’ to marriage equality

December 8, 2017

Good morning, early birds. A watershed moment in Australian history as the Australian Parliament finally passes marriage equality legislation. Plus, Channel Seven has begun legal action against former employee Amber Harrison. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Will marriage equality lead to defunded private schools?

December 7, 2017 16

With marriage equality set to pass the house of representatives today, what, if anything, will change about religious schooling?

Crikey Worm: we are one vote away from marriage equality

November 30, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Dean Smith's marriage equality bill made it through the Senate with nothing but net, and it looks set to do the same in the House. Plus, Donald Trump has endorsed the UK far right in a series of tweets. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Razer: Yes victory was our Macron moment

November 16, 2017 33

Centrism had a victory yesterday, a moment of apparent progress, still concealing its ongoing descent.

Game over, Abbott. Now resign.

November 15, 2017 48

Tony Abbott's legendary capacity for negative campaigning was a total failure in the marriage equality postal survey. Without that, he's got nothing.

Sparkles reign and love wins as Melbourne rejoices in Yes victory

November 15, 2017

A large crowd at the State Library in Victoria welcomed the announcement from the ABS today.

Crikey Worm: Manus images released

November 10, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Islamic State loses its foothold in Syria, and Coalition conservatives hatch a plan to delay a marriage equality vote in parliament. Plus, activist group GetUp has released pictures and video from inside the Manus detention centre. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Ramifications of marriage survey campaigns will outlive this government

November 9, 2017 16

Yes or no, players on both sides of the marriage equality debate will have legacies reaching far beyond parliament's ultimate decision.

Save our scribbler …  ABC staff upset at marriage equality memo … for the record …

Save our scribbler … ABC staff upset at marriage equality memo … for the record …

October 24, 2017

Marriage equality memo gets ABC staff riled. And other media tidbits of the day.