Success in “Gay Panic” Campaign.

I wrote previously about the campaign to have the ridiculous “gay panic” defence removed in Queensland. Fr Paul Kelly is reporting that the Qld. Government have agreed to tighten up the law in this regard. A great result! Thanks to all who signed the petition and much kudos to Paul for getting it running. picture: […]

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On billboards, bluster and the rest of it.

Nathan as a quite excellent piece on the recent fiasco over this billboard in Queensland.   Generally speaking, I’m a fan of freedom of speech, which means I am naturally opposed to censorship. Not viewing guidelines. But the prevention of ideas being able to be freely transmitted. Some ideas are criminal, and transmitting them is […]

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