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Namibia Economist
A law to strip dual-citizen terrorists of French nationality moves a step forwardTHE French government has undertaken a raft of counter-terrorism measures since
A law to strip dual-citizen terrorists of French nationality moves a step forward
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
THE French government has undertaken a raft of counter-terrorism measures since last November’s terrorist attacks in Paris. But one of them has absorbed the country’s political energy and divided its political parties like no other: a proposal to... Read more
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DW
French parliament passes controversial constitutional reforms |France’s National Assembly passed a series of constitutional amendments that wo
French parliament passes controversial constitutional reforms |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
France’s National Assembly passed a series of constitutional amendments that would, among other things, allow the state to strip convicted terrorists of their French citizenship. The measures, which were introduced by Socialist Prime Minister Manuel... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Enigmatic Jan Smuts still elusive in new biographyJAN SMUTS: UNAFRAID OF GREATNESS by Richard Steyn (Jonathan Ball) Another biog
Enigmatic Jan Smuts still elusive in new biography
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
JAN SMUTS: UNAFRAID OF GREATNESS by Richard Steyn (Jonathan Ball) Another biography of Jan Smuts? Dazzling in his giftedness and achievements, Smuts has been incomprehensible in his ultimate political and moral failure. These failures have haunted... Read more
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express
Nonsense! Ex-Navy chief ridicules Labour's 'incoherent' Emily Thornberry over Trident LABOUR’s new shadow defence secretary was today told she was spouting “nonsen
Nonsense! Ex-Navy chief ridicules Labour's 'incoherent' Emily Thornberry over Trident
express / Posted 4 days ago
LABOUR’s new shadow defence secretary was today told she was spouting “nonsense” by a former minister as she tried to defend the party’s review of Britain’s... Read more
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4d
Herald Sun
How to get same sex marriage in AustraliaI WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for
How to get same sex marriage in Australia
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
I WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for same sex marriage from one of the architects of the referendum victory which dramatically changed Ireland’s laws last year. Tiernan Brady is sharing the Irish experience... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How to get same sex marriage in AustraliaI WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for
How to get same sex marriage in Australia
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
I WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for same sex marriage from one of the architects of the referendum victory which dramatically changed Ireland’s laws last year. Tiernan Brady is sharing the Irish experience... Read more
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Perth Now
How to get same sex marriage in AustraliaI WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for
How to get same sex marriage in Australia
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
I WISH there was another way. That’s the message to Australian campaigners for same sex marriage from one of the architects of the referendum victory which dramatically changed Ireland’s laws last year. Tiernan Brady is sharing the Irish experience... Read more
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4d
The Star
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleJERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights gr
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdle
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians won initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of right-wing parties. Called a "transparency... Read more
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4d
Daily Telegraph
BAE gets £201m for fresh design work on new nuclear submarinesCommittee chairman Julian Lewis said there was “growing concern” no date had be
BAE gets £201m for fresh design work on new nuclear submarines
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Committee chairman Julian Lewis said there was “growing concern” no date had been set for a Parliamentary vote on whether or not to go ahead with the programme, adding that MPs on the committee would “be grateful for an indication of when this... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleJERUSALEM: A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critic
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
JERUSALEM: A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing. Called a... Read more
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4d
The Star
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleJERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights gr
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdle
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing. Called a... Read more
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4d
The Forward
Bibi Pushes Ahead With Bill Aimed at Human Rights GroupsA bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israe
Bibi Pushes Ahead With Bill Aimed at Human Rights Groups
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel’s policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country’s right-wing. Called a “transparency bill”... Read more
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Namibia Economist
A strange new worldIT FELT like the first day of school. On February 1st freshly sworn-in legislat
A strange new world
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
IT FELT like the first day of school. On February 1st freshly sworn-in legislators belonging to the National League for Democracy (NLD), the party led by Myanmar’s Nobel peace-prize winning campaigner for democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi (pictured, in... Read more
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8d
Money Marketing Online
Nuclear deterrent: Pressure mounts as ‘blundering’ FCA escapes no confidence voteThe FCA has narrowly escaped the “nuclear option” of a Parliamentary vote of no
Nuclear deterrent: Pressure mounts as ‘blundering’ FCA escapes no confidence vote
Money Marketing Online / Posted 8 days ago
The FCA has narrowly escaped the “nuclear option” of a Parliamentary vote of no confidence but the regulator still faces fundamental questions over its future. MPs gathered this week to vote on a motion tabled by Conservative MP for Aberconwy Guto... Read more
8d
Guardian Unlimited
Thai elephant attack puts spotlight on abuses in animal tourism tradeEdwin Wiek, a prominent animal rights campaigner, said he would press Thai poli
Thai elephant attack puts spotlight on abuses in animal tourism trade
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Edwin Wiek, a prominent animal rights campaigner, said he would press Thai politicians to regulate the industry, citing the dangers to holidaymakers who pay to ride elephants or take photos with captive tigers. “It looks very bad on Thailand,” he... Read more
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9d
Sky News Australia
Marriage equality support 'overwhelming'Pollster Mark Textor has told Sky News polls he has conducted Overwhelmingly in
Marriage equality support 'overwhelming'
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Pollster Mark Textor has told Sky News polls he has conducted Overwhelmingly indicate that Australians support marriage equality. He was involved in the same-sex marriage campaigns in New Zealand and the United Kingdom and said both of the... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
T Demands Electoral Commission Funding ChangesTHE MDC-T has demanded changes to the Electoral Act to, among other things, all
T Demands Electoral Commission Funding Changes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
THE MDC-T has demanded changes to the Electoral Act to, among other things, allow the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to be funded by a Parliamentary vote as the opposition parties pushes for reforms ahead of the 2018 election. In a statement... Read more
9d
New Zimbabwe
T demands ZEC funding changesTHE MDC-T has demanded changes to the Electoral Act to, among other things, all
T demands ZEC funding changes
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
THE MDC-T has demanded changes to the Electoral Act to, among other things, allow the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to be funded by a Parliamentary vote as the opposition parties pushes for reforms ahead of the 2018 election. In a statement... Read more
10d
Business Spectator
Brandis working on marriage vote formatWork is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The co
Brandis working on marriage vote format
Business Spectator / Posted 10 days ago
Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a re-elected Turnbull government would hold a national vote on whether to change the Marriage Act, but has yet to say what question would be... Read more
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10d
Sky News Australia
Brandis working on format of plebisciteWork is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The co
Brandis working on format of plebiscite
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a re-elected Turnbull government would hold a national vote on whether to change the Marriage Act, but has yet to say what question would be... Read more
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10d
The Courier Mail
Brandis working on marriage vote formatGovt says work is progressing on format of plebiscite on same-sex marriage. Wo
Brandis working on marriage vote format
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Govt says work is progressing on format of plebiscite on same-sex marriage. Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a re-elected Turnbull government would hold a national vote on... Read more
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10d
Weekly Times
Brandis working on marriage vote formatFederal Labor will push for a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage ahead of
Brandis working on marriage vote format
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
Federal Labor will push for a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage ahead of a planned plebiscite. Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a... Read more
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10d
The Courier Mail
Brandis working on marriage vote formatFederal Labor will push for a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage ahead of
Brandis working on marriage vote format
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Federal Labor will push for a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage ahead of a planned plebiscite. Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a... Read more
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10d
News.com.au
Brandis working on marriage vote formatBring on gay marriage vote: Labor MP Work is progressing on the format of a
Brandis working on marriage vote format
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
Bring on gay marriage vote: Labor MP Work is progressing on the format of a plebiscite on same-sex marriage. The coalition has promised that a re-elected Turnbull government would hold a national vote on... Read more
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10d
Northern Daily Leader
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
The Young Witness
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Western Advocate
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Kiama Independent
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Manning River Times
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Goondiwindi Argus
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
The North West Star
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Daily Liberal
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
The Border Mail
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
Illawarra Mercury
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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10d
The Courier
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren EntschThe Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscit
Gay marriage: Government could ditch plebiscite idea, says Warren Entsch
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Warren Entsch says. The Turnbull government could still walk away from its plan to hold a plebiscite on same-sex marriage, opening up... Read more
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11d
Northern Daily Leader
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
The Young Witness
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Western Advocate
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Kiama Independent
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Manning River Times
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Goondiwindi Argus
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
The North West Star
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Daily Liberal
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
The Border Mail
Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Illawarra Mercury
Same- Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same- Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
The Courier
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary voteLabor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with fro
Same-sex marriage: Labor's Terri Butler pushes to bring on early parliamentary vote
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage, with frontbencher Terri Butler planning to move a motion "soon" for a lower house decision on the cross-party marriage equality bill. Labor will try and bring on a parliamentary... Read more
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11d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Is Abetz right about the same-sex marriage plebiscite? Eric Abetz's comments on same-sex marriage expose deep confusion about the re
Is Abetz right about the same-sex marriage plebiscite?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Eric Abetz's comments on same-sex marriage expose deep confusion about the relationship between politicians and voters. Are MPs there to do the bidding of the electorate, or follow their own... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Constitutional Revision - Parliament to Begin Preparations Monday for Wednesday SessionAlgiers — The Parliament with its two Houses (the Council of the National and t
Constitutional Revision - Parliament to Begin Preparations Monday for Wednesday Session
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Algiers — The Parliament with its two Houses (the Council of the National and the People's National Assembly) will begin Monday preparations for the next Wednesday meeting to be devoted to the presentation and the vote of the draft law on... Read more
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The Courier
Malcolm Turnbull's voters want same-sex marriage free vote, not a plebisciteVoters in Malcolm Turnbull's electorate want same-sex marriage legalised throug
Malcolm Turnbull's voters want same-sex marriage free vote, not a plebiscite
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
Voters in Malcolm Turnbull's electorate want same-sex marriage legalised through a free vote of parliament rather than a plebiscite. Voters in Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's own electorate overwhelmingly want same-sex marriage legalised and the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Malcolm Turnbull's voters want same-sex marriage free vote, not a plebisciteVoters in Malcolm Turnbull's electorate want same-sex marriage legalised throug
Malcolm Turnbull's voters want same-sex marriage free vote, not a plebiscite
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
Voters in Malcolm Turnbull's electorate want same-sex marriage legalised through a free vote of parliament rather than a plebiscite. Voters in Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's own electorate overwhelmingly want same-sex marriage legalised and the... Read more
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