On Wednesday parliament began debating a bill from The Greens that would bring in protections for both LGBTI students and teachers in anti-discrimination legislation.
Some ALP senators push for bill protecting gay staff to allow religious schools to maintain their character
Labor, the Greens, Derryn Hinch, Tim Storer and Centre Alliance expected to support the suspension of standing orders
Perhaps in years to come, political analysts will look back on the Ruddock review of religious freedom as a made-to-measure example of what not to do.
Fairfax Media's exclusive report on Wednesday detailing sections of the religious freedom review commissioned by the Coalition government has triggered a political furore.
PM ‘not comfortable’ with schools turning children away because of their sexuality
The Coalition has been forced to clarify its position on hiring and firing gay teachers and expelling gay students after leaks from the Ruddock religious freedom review.
Religious schools would be guaranteed the right to turn away gay students and teachers under changes to federal anti-discrimination laws recommended by the government’s long-awaited review into religious freedom.
The 2018 elections had the highest number of LGBTI candidates ever
The referendum in Romania for changing the Constitution and banning same-sex marriages recorded a very low turnout and will be invalidated.
A referendum in Romania on whether to narrow the constitutional definition of a family to a man and a woman failed spectacularly over the weekend, with just 20.4 percent of the voting population taking part.
In a bid to curtail hate speech ahead of the 2020 Games, Tokyo on Friday adopted an anti-discrimination ordinance aimed at protecting the LGBT community.