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Pyne: Marriage equality coming sooner than everyone thinks

Pyne: Marriage equality coming sooner than everyone thinks

Senior government minister Christopher Pyne has predicted that marriage equality will come to Australia sooner than most people are expecting. News Corp columnist Andrew Bolt has obtained a recording of the minister speaking at a Liberal party function in a Sydney bar on Friday. Pyne reportedly told the gathering; “we have to deliver a couple […]

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Andrew Bolt attacked by protesters wielding sticky liquid glitter

Andrew Bolt attacked by protesters wielding sticky liquid glitter

News Corp columnist Andrew Bolt has been attached by protesters as he arrived to speak at a Melbourne book launch. Bolt was arriving at a Carlton restaurant to speak about The Art of the Impossible by Steve Kates, a book which focuses on US President Donald Trump. CCTV captured the incident where two men attempted to […]

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Tim Wilson: The marriage debate has descended into “national silliness”

Tim Wilson: The marriage debate has descended into “national silliness”

Liberal MP Tim Wilson says the national debate over marriage equality has descended into “national silliness”. Wilson blames his federal colleagues for failing to take action on the issue. “A lot of what’s happening at the moment is people expressing their frustration that the issue hasn’t been resolved. Frankly the discussion around marriage equality has […]

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Margaret Court says people are bullying her over her beliefs

Margaret Court says people are bullying her over her beliefs

News Corp columnist and SKY News presenter Andrew Bolt has accused marriage equality activists of declaring “a war” on church leader Margaret Court over her views about marriage. The leader of Perth’s Victory life church was a guest on Bolt’s SKY News program on Monday night. On The Bolt Report the host said marriage equality activists were […]

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RTRFM’s all female line up for International Women’s Day

RTRFM’s all female line up for International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day every interview, every song and every presenter appearing on RTRFM today is female. With a history that spans more than 100 years, International Women’s Day celebrates the achievements of women everywhere and acknowledges and protests against continuing disparities in every aspect of society. RTRFM’s 24-hour IWD programming block features exclusively […]

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Roxane Gay pulls book from publisher in protest against Milo Yiannopoulos

Roxane Gay pulls book from publisher in protest against Milo Yiannopoulos

Best selling Feminist author Roxane Gay has pulled her upcoming book How to be Heard from its publisher TED books, a subsidiary of Simon and Schuster. The move is in response to the publishing giant commissioning a book from author Milo Yiannopoulos, a hero of the alt-right movement. Gay is best known for her 2014 […]

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Midsumma Festival to continue relationship with News Corp

Midsumma Festival to continue relationship with News Corp

Midsumma Festival have released a statement announcing they will continue their media partnership with News Corp following major backlash from the LGBTIQ+ community. The partnership came under scrutiny from the LGBTIQ+ community in light of News Corp publications’ frequent criticisms of the Safe Schools anti-bullying program, as well as their relationship with columnists such as Miranda […]

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Senator Scott Ryan dismisses calls for marriage equality free vote

Senator Scott Ryan dismisses calls for marriage equality free vote

Scott Ryan, the Special Minister of State charged with delivering the government’s marriage plebiscite, has dismissed calls for a free vote on the issue. Despite the legislation for a plebiscite facing a certain death once it reaches the senate, many of the Turnbull government’s MP’s are adamant that there is no way the issue will […]

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LGBTI community groups meet with George Brandis over plebiscite

Representatives of several LGBTI groups met with Attorney General George Brandis earlier today to discuss the government’s approach to marriage equality. The Turnbull government has vowed that a non-binding national plebiscite is the only option for the issue of marriage equality to be addressed before the next federal election despite recent polls showing public support […]

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Cartoonist Bill Leak portrays LGBTI lobby as Nazi soldiers

Controversial cartoonist Bill Leak has taken aim at the LGBTIQ community with a portrayal of the Australia’s queer community as Nazi soldiers. The cartoon which appears on the letters page of today’s edition of The Australian. The cartoon is titled ‘Waffen SSM’ a word play on the Nazi’s Waffen SS and the initials for Same […]

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