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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Brandis may incorporate human rights treaty to SSM billthis week added his support to that idea, indicating religious freedoms could b
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 39 minutes ago
this week added his support to that idea, indicating religious freedoms could be dealt with next year. Labor frontbencher Penny Wong said the Parliament should "not be diverted" by MPs who oppose same-sex marriage. "Labor has a history of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Make a deal with NZ – and with good grace McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered a vision splendid: "It would be fitting if Penny Wong and Dean Smith were to crack a bottle of champagne to launch Ferry McFerryface and then sail to Manus Island and... Read more
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The Age
Make a deal with NZ – and with good grace McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered a vision splendid: "It would be fitting if Penny Wong and Dean Smith were to crack a bottle of champagne to launch Ferry McFerryface and then sail to Manus Island and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Make a deal with NZ – and with good grace McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
McSoccerface," suggested John Collins, of Loftus. Phil Peak, of Dubbo, offered a vision splendid: "It would be fitting if Penny Wong and Dean Smith were to crack a bottle of champagne to launch Ferry McFerryface and then sail to Manus Island and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Change due for straight marriageon November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
on November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage. South Australian Labor senator Penny Wong, the first openly gay woman in federal Parliament and leader of the Senate opposition, gathered with her... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
The change coming to straight marriageon November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 14 hours ago
on November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage. South Australian Labor senator Penny Wong, the first openly gay woman in federal Parliament and leader of the Senate opposition, gathered with her... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The change coming to straight marriageon November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 hours ago
on November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage. South Australian Labor senator Penny Wong, the first openly gay woman in federal Parliament and leader of the Senate opposition, gathered with her... Read more
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News.com.au
The change coming to straight marriageon November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-
News.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
on November 15 upon hearing the country voted overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriage. South Australian Labor senator Penny Wong, the first openly gay woman in federal Parliament and leader of the Senate opposition, gathered with her... Read more
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Canberra Times
Same-sex marriage result was a defeat for only one type of Christianity - and a triumph for the grassroots sitting in church pewssenator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made i
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
senator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made into law, is a Christian. Labor senator Penny Wong, too, is a woman of faith who has worshipped at Uniting churches. Wednesday was, she said, a "day of grace". It... Read more
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The Age
Pride, relief, hope: Canberrans reflect on 'tough' marriage equality surveyNew York after a 21-hour flight. "After witnessing the Empire State Building s
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
New York after a 21-hour flight. "After witnessing the Empire State Building share it's joy too, I watched a few videos of Penny Wong and Magda Szubanski, plus … social media flooding with parties and rainbows - there was more than just a quiet... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pride, relief, hope: Canberrans reflect on 'tough' marriage equality surveyNew York after a 21-hour flight. "After witnessing the Empire State Building s
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
New York after a 21-hour flight. "After witnessing the Empire State Building share it's joy too, I watched a few videos of Penny Wong and Magda Szubanski, plus … social media flooding with parties and rainbows - there was more than just a quiet... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Same-sex marriage result was a defeat for only one type of Christianity - and a triumph for the grassroots sitting in church pewssenator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made i
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
senator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made into law, is a Christian. Labor senator Penny Wong, too, is a woman of faith who has worshipped at Uniting churches. Wednesday was, she said, a "day of grace". It... Read more
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The Age
Same-sex marriage result was a defeat for only one type of Christianity - and a triumph for the grassroots sitting in church pewssenator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made i
The Age / Posted yesterday
senator Dean Smith, whose bill legalising same-sex unions is about to be made into law, is a Christian. Labor senator Penny Wong, too, is a woman of faith who has worshipped at Uniting churches. Wednesday was, she said, a "day of grace". It... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Prejudice is prejudicemore like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
more like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten and Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Penny Wong. Len Goodman, BelconnenMore questions Now the public has voted on same-sex marriage can we have a plebiscite or... Read more
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Canberra Times
Peter Dutton, Scott Morrison flag push for 'religious protections' laws once same-sex marriage is legalisedhas started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change fro
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
has started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change from the major parties Dean Smith and Penny Wong. Senator Smith, one of the architects of the same-sex marriage law that Parliament began debating on Thursday,... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Prejudice is prejudicemore like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten
The Age / Posted yesterday
more like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten and Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Penny Wong. Len Goodman, BelconnenMore questions Now the public has voted on same-sex marriage can we have a plebiscite or... Read more
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The Age
VCE English exam: Is this really about the MP's political agenda?They have the honourable option, which is to resign. Rod Cripps, ParkdaleThe f
The Age / Posted yesterday
They have the honourable option, which is to resign. Rod Cripps, ParkdaleThe forgotten gays I find it extraordinary that Penny Wong can say Australia is a land where the values of fairness and equality grow ever stronger after the successful... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Prejudice is prejudicemore like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
more like you in here". Why not start by replacing former lawyers Bill Shorten and Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Penny Wong. Len Goodman, BelconnenMore questions Now the public has voted on same-sex marriage can we have a plebiscite or... Read more
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The Age
Peter Dutton, Scott Morrison flag push for 'religious protections' laws once same-sex marriage is legalisedhas started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change fro
The Age / Posted yesterday
has started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change from the major parties Dean Smith and Penny Wong. Senator Smith, one of the architects of the same-sex marriage law that Parliament began debating on Thursday,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Peter Dutton, Scott Morrison flag push for 'religious protections' laws once same-sex marriage is legalisedhas started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change fro
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
has started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change from the major parties Dean Smith and Penny Wong. Senator Smith, one of the architects of the same-sex marriage law that Parliament began debating on Thursday,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'You don't know the pain': Same-sex marriage debate gets personal in Parliamentas they debate the bill, provided they are not interrupted by outbreaks of chao
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
as they debate the bill, provided they are not interrupted by outbreaks of chaos on the floor of Parliament. Labor's Penny Wong spoke of the discrimination she faced since moving from Malaysia as an eight-year-old, for no reason but the... Read more
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Junkee
LGBTIQ+ Politicians Are Flooding The Senate With Emotional Marriage Equality Speechesfew of the equally powerful responses. It’s a pretty beautiful moment, at the c
Junkee / Posted yesterday
few of the equally powerful responses. It’s a pretty beautiful moment, at the conclusion of a rough few months of debate. Penny Wong: “This has been a very personal debate, as I demonstrated quite publicly yesterday” "This is the most personal of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Dean Smith: the unlikely champion of same-sex marriage has started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change fro
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
has started to change the Marriage Act starting with the drivers for change from the major parties Dean Smith and Penny Wong. In a workplace where egos, shouting and outrageousness tend to get you ahead, Smith does not fit the mould. He... Read more
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BBC News
Tears of joy from gay Australian senatorAustralia gay marriage: Gay senator Penny Wong's tears of joy - BBC News Acces
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Australia gay marriage: Gay senator Penny Wong's tears of joy - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Paradise Papers Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drake jumps to the defence of his female fansedition of Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone An emotional Magda Szubans
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
edition of Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone An emotional Magda Szubanski celebrates same-sex marriage result Penny Wong breaks down as same-sex marriage result is announced Man's body discovered on the balcony of house in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Penny Wong ‘embarrassed’ by pictureSENATOR Penny Wong has made a moving speech after describing her embarrassment
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
SENATOR Penny Wong has made a moving speech after describing her embarrassment over the moment she burst into tears when she learned Australia had voted Yes for same-sex marriage. Senator Wong, who is openly gay, told The Today show this morning she... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Penny Wong ‘embarrassed’ by pictureSame-sex marriage result: Penny Wong makes moving speech over legislation | Dai
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Same-sex marriage result: Penny Wong makes moving speech over legislation | Daily Telegraph Invalid postcode. Sorry we couldn't find a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_right Miranda Devine Piers Akerman Game... Read more
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Kiama Independent
‘Yes’ vote is a statement about the nation we areAustralians – that we are accepted for who we are. That we, too, belong. That o
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Australians – that we are accepted for who we are. That we, too, belong. That our love is equal. Historic moment: Senator Penny Wong after the result in the same sex marriage survey at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday. Photo: Andrew... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
‘Yes’ vote is a statement about the nation we areAustralians – that we are accepted for who we are. That we, too, belong. That o
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Australians – that we are accepted for who we are. That we, too, belong. That our love is equal. Historic moment: Senator Penny Wong after the result in the same sex marriage survey at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday. Photo: Andrew... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull MPs caught up in High Court sagaexpected if there is another special count the seat could go to Liberal candida
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
expected if there is another special count the seat could go to Liberal candidate, Major General Jim Molan, a key ally of Tony Abbott. Labor senator Penny Wong said it was a 'humiliating defeat' for the government and showed it could not be trus... Read more
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Canberra Times
Same-sex marriage vote: Penny Wong's tears of relief "I'm nervous," said Penny Wong. With 10 minutes to go before the announcement
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
"I'm nervous," said Penny Wong. With 10 minutes to go before the announcement of the postal survey result, the Labor frontbencher had gathered in front of a TV in a committee room at Parliament House with other Labor, Greens and crossbench... Read more
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Canberra Times
Same-sex marriage postal survey: 'Love has had a landslide victory' as 'yes' winsstand up and represent Australian people than I was this morning when I listene
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
stand up and represent Australian people than I was this morning when I listened to that result." Gay Labor frontbencher Penny Wong, who pushed her own party to change its position on same-sex marriage, was hugged by colleagues in a room in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberrans celebrate same sex marriage yes vote in Haig ParkStreet vendors will cater to party-goers with interstate DJs to provide the mus
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Street vendors will cater to party-goers with interstate DJs to provide the music. WA Liberal senator Dean Smith, Labor's Penny Wong and ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr will speak at the event. - with Isadora Bogle and Jack Price We are live at... Read more
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Western Advocate
‘Yes’ vote is a statement about the nation we areHistoric moment: Senator Penny Wong after the result in the same sex marriage s
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Historic moment: Senator Penny Wong after the result in the same sex marriage survey at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday. Photo: ANDREW MEARES WEDNESDAY’S “yes” vote is a momentous statement for LGBTIQ Australians – that we are accepted for... Read more
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Junkee
While Everyone Celebrates, The Daily Telegraph's Front Page Is Salty As Hellthink a pride flag, or a shot of the celebrations in Prince Alfred Park might b
Junkee / Posted 2 days ago
think a pride flag, or a shot of the celebrations in Prince Alfred Park might be a better fit. Maybe an image of Senator Penny Wong breaking down in tears. Hell, even a photo of Malcolm Turnbull. But no, instead they went with Al Bundy from... Read more
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Herald Sun
World reacts with pride for AustraliaGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull moves to legalise same-sex marriage before Christmas after resounding 'yes' voteas well as a clause clarifying it is not unlawful for anyone to hold or express
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
as well as a clause clarifying it is not unlawful for anyone to hold or express a view on same-sex marriage. Labor's Penny Wong, a long-time marriage equality advocate who was in tears when the results were announced, warned: "The Australian... Read more
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Canberra Times
The real winner of the postal survey is marriage itselfour vote. But if they are in any doubt as to what that spirit looks like, they
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
our vote. But if they are in any doubt as to what that spirit looks like, they should stare at the face of Labor Senator Penny Wong, who rarely allows herself to show emotion. With the nation watching, she sobbed. Not with excitement, or... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull moves to legalise same-sex marriage before Christmas after resounding 'yes' voteas well as a clause clarifying it is not unlawful for anyone to hold or express
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
as well as a clause clarifying it is not unlawful for anyone to hold or express a view on same-sex marriage. Labor's Penny Wong, a long-time marriage equality advocate who was in tears when the results were announced, warned: "The Australian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Braddon's Lonsdale Street closes for same-sex marriage street partylong time," he said. Senators who supported a cross-party same-sex marriage bi
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
long time," he said. Senators who supported a cross-party same-sex marriage bill took the stage at Hopscotch bar. Labor's Penny Wong drew thunderous applause from a crowd of thousands. "I know this has been a tough campaign - I've seen the tears,... Read more
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News.com.au
World reacts with pride for usGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World reacts with pride for usGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World reacts with pride for AustraliaGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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Adelaide Now
World reacts with pride for AustraliaGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
World reacts with pride for AustraliaGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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News.com.au
World reacts with pride for AustraliaGuardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Guardian captured the news in a photo gallery that showed Labor’s Sam Dastyari’s congratulating overwhelmed colleague Penny Wong. Senator Wong’s emotional speech after the vote made many of her colleagues and those watching to burst into... Read more
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EuroNews
Australia breaks the same-sex marriage mouldmarriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 as supporters celeb
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
marriage, paving the way for legislation by the end of 2017 as supporters celebrated on Wednesday, (November 15). Senator Penny Wong was overwhelmed as she and fellow senators listened to the result in Canberra, while in Sydney storied swimmer Ian... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Chinese dog thief steals a pet pooch in two secondssnake catcher grabs eastern brown with bare hands 'Get on the site and go for
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
snake catcher grabs eastern brown with bare hands 'Get on the site and go for it!': Crazy Click Frenzy deals REVEALED Penny Wong breaks down as same-sex marriage result is announced Man's body discovered on the balcony of house in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Magical 'sparkling' grass species discovered in outback Australiacrash led journalist Mike Willesee back to church 'Get on the site and go for
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
crash led journalist Mike Willesee back to church 'Get on the site and go for it!': Crazy Click Frenzy deals REVEALED Penny Wong breaks down as same-sex marriage result is announced Adorable moment Victoria police help boyfriend stage his... Read more
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The Age
The real winner of the postal survey is marriage itselfour vote. But if they are in any doubt as to what that spirit looks like, they
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
our vote. But if they are in any doubt as to what that spirit looks like, they should stare at the face of Labor Senator Penny Wong, who rarely allows herself to show emotion. With the nation watching, she sobbed. Not with excitement, or... Read more
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