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Shorten: Anti-discrimination laws don’t need to be changed

Shorten: Anti-discrimination laws don’t need to be changed

Labor leader Bill Shorten has ruled out supporting any changes to the county’s anti-discrimination laws. Activists opposing marriage equality have suggested the nation’s anti-discrimination laws will prevent a effective debate on the issue ahead of the government’s proposed plebiscite on the issue. Speaking at The Guardian‘s ‘Why Knot’ event last night Mr Shorten was asked […]

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Greens: ACL fear mongering about Safe Schools Coalition

The Australian Greens have called for the Australian Christian Lobby to stop their campaign against the Safe Schools Coalition. The Greens spokesperson on sexuality Senator Robert Simms (pictured above) has labeled the ACL’s campaign as “fear mongering”. The Safe Schools Coalition are an organisation dedicated to helping schools be safer and more inclusive for same […]

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Australian Christian Lobby: Anti-bullying program harms children

Australian Christian Lobby: Anti-bullying program harms children

The Australian Chrisitian Lobby has announced it will launch a major campaign against the Safe Schools Coalition program that aims to prevent same-sex attracted and transgender students being bullied schools. Hundreds of schools across the nation have signed up to the program. Safe Schools Coalition aims to creating positive and inclusive school communities that are […]

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Safe Schools Coalition told not to speak out for marriage equality

Safe Schools Coalition told not to speak out for marriage equality

The federal government have insisted that LGBTIQ support program, Safe Schools Coalition (SSC), refrain from publicly supporting marriage equality. A spokesperson for Education Minister Christopher Pyne has said that the Safe Schools Coalition was established to cultivate “supportive and respectful environments for student learning.” “[The Safe Schools Coalition] is not intended to be a media […]

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ACL call for federal government to stop funding Safe Schools Coalition

The Australian Christian Lobby have made calls for Education Minister Christopher Pyne to cease federal funding for the Safe Schools Coalition of Australia. The ACL are concerned that the Safe Schools Coalition are “promoting radical sexual experimentation in Australian schools.” The Safe Schools Coalition are an organisation dedicated to helping schools be safer and more […]

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