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Australia Legalizes Gay Marriage

Australia Legalizes Gay Marriage

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

November 17, 2017

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, the majority of Australian citizens voted in favor of marriage equality and LGBTQIA rights. Over the past few months, Australia has had a postal vote to decide whether or not to pass a bill on marriage equality. The move was largely controversial, as many believed it was a form...

News in Brief

Cate Schurz, World & Nation Editor

April 26, 2013

France On April 23, France became the 14th country to legalize gay marriage. The bill passed Parliament with a clear majority in a 331–225 vote, despite divided support and organized protesting from thousands among the French public. Lawmakers claim the first gay wedding could be as early as June....

Marriage equality: Time for action

Josh Barker, Staff Writer

April 5, 2013

I’m sorry if I sound angry. It’s because I am. When human rights are at stake, there should be no room for debate. There should be only one guiding force fighting against an infringement on any person or people’s rights. One of the oldest, most vital and innate aspects of being human is the...