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The proponents for changing the definition of marriage in Australia do not plan to give up and intend to continue what they see as a struggle until they get their way. In truth, the current debate about marriage is not about discrimination or equality, but in fact definition. What is marriage?
Over the weekend March for Life participants in Melbourne were met with physical violence and verbal abuse. Profanities were yelled. Eggs were thrown. People were punched and kicked. And others rode their bicycles into the crowd, knocking participants – some of them elderly – to the ground.
Everyone seems to have a view on the recent antics of Miley Cyrus. Sinead O'Connor seems to be channelling John Paul II's Theology of the Body in her open letter to Miley.
Last week, the editors of the University of Sydney student magazine, Honi Soit, featured a collage of the genitalia of 18 female university students. The covers were released and then removed from circulation on the advice of lawyers, concerned that the Student Representative Council could be committing the crime of publishing indecent material.