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Do You Want To Know Exactly How You'll Be Affected By Marriage Equality?

It’s very simple!

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There's been a lot of talk about marriage equality this election, and not much of it has been great for LGBT Aussies.

A lot of people (esp. heterosexual white men) have come out (lol) and criticised the push toward marriage equality for a number of reasons.
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A lot of people (esp. heterosexual white men) have come out (lol) and criticised the push toward marriage equality for a number of reasons.

Lyle Shelton has, on multiple occasions, referred to the children of same-sex couples as a "new Stolen Generation".

Nice.
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Nice.

Lyle also lamented the horrible future for incarcerated bakers.

Unless he's talking about his good friend, Will Bakers, which I believe he is not.
Twitter: @LyleShelton

Unless he's talking about his good friend, Will Bakers, which I believe he is not.

Then we had Liberal MP George Christensen likening the LGBTI anti-bullying campaign Safe Schools to “paedophile grooming”.

Ah yes. An understandable connection to make.
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Ah yes. An understandable connection to make.

Or there was the time that old mate Cory Bernardi said that supporting same-sex marriage is just like supporting bestiality.

Hmmmmm.
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Hmmmmm.

Oh yeah, and when our fave Pauline Hanson was asked about same-sex marriage, she reminded us to think about the Diggers and what they fought for.

K.
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K.

But what will marriage equality really do to our country? How will it affect the lives of Australians? Let us tell you by answering this one question.

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