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Editor’s Note: The following article was submitted by an Australian priest who wishes to remain anonymous for fear of retribution. AUSTRALIA, October 12, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – Australia’s “gay’’ marriage and LGBTI activists rejoiced. An article in the national newspaper, The Australian, lent support to their shrill campaign for a “yes’’ …

Australia’s High Court rejects challenge to postal vote on same-sex marriage

Hand-written messages expressing support for same-sex marriage in Australia line a wall at a call centre for the Yes campaign in Australia’s gay marriage vote in Sydney, Australia, September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed. Sonali Paul. 1 Min Read.Same-sex marriage postal survey is lawful, high court finds

It’s Our Three-Year Wedding Anniversary But Our Marriage Is Still Not Legal In Australia

As the campaign to win the postal vote continues in earnest, we had special cause to reflect on the personal meaning of marriage this week. We both signed up to volunteer with Australian Marriage Equality back in 2012 as we felt very strongly that Freedom of personal belief at heart …

Australia’s Mail-in Vote on Gay Marriage May Proceed, Court Rules

A rally in support of same-sex marriage last month in Melbourne, Australia. Credit Scott Barbour/Getty Images. MELBOURNE, Australia — The Australian government’s highly contentious proposal to put the question of same-sex marriage to a nationwide …Same-sex marriage postal survey is lawful, high court finds

Stirred by same-sex marriage vote, Australia’s youth gets serious

SYDNEY (Reuters) – It was supposed to relieve a headache for Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, but a postal vote on whether to legalize same-sex marriage has awakened interest in politics among young voters who could ultimately turf him out of office. There had been strong calls from the public …

Another tech giant has joined Australia’s marriage equality campaign

ANOTHER international technology giant has thrown its support behind Australia’s marriage equality campaign, with leading online finance firm PayPal today (Wed) pledging to match up to $50,000 in donations to the “yes” campaign. PayPal’s pledge will follow a slew of supportive messages from big technology names, including Google, Uber, Twitter, …

Australia’s High Court Hears Challenge to Same-Sex Marriage Vote

Pedestrians walk past banners set up by the City of Sydney promoting the “yes” vote for gay marriage in Australia, in Sydney, Australia, September 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed Reuters. By Colin Packham. SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s high court on …Australian court hears challenges to same-sex marriage vote

Australia kicks off weeks-long same-sex marriage ballot

People participate in a march for marriage equality of same-sex couples in Sydney, Australia, September 10, 2017. REUTERS/Steven Saphore. Colin Packham. 2 Min Read. SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia on Tuesday launched a postal vote on whether to …Australians to soon post ballots in gay marriage survey