Getting Marriage Right

The divisive and hateful rhetoric towards those who support traditional marriage is unworthy of our democracy. Australia has always been a nation of diverse intellectual and cultural heritage; it is simply an insult to that heritage to stifle debate and discussion on the most important social institution, which has always been centred on the precondition for society itself; the conjugal union of male and female. … Continue reading Getting Marriage Right

After the Faruqi Bill: Towards a Culture of Life

Last week, protesters gathered to hang coat hangers on the gates of NSW Parliament House. The coat hangers featured the faces of 25 politicians who voted against the Abortion Law Reform Bill; a defeated bill that was originally introduced by Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi to decriminalise abortion access across NSW. The bill’s defeat was heralded as an “attack on women’s rights” by the pro-choice left … Continue reading After the Faruqi Bill: Towards a Culture of Life