Gay protests as Australia affirms gay marriage ban

Published: August 1, 2009

Gay protests as Australia affirms gay marriage ban

SYDNEY — Gay activists staged mock weddings across Australia on Saturday as the governing Labor Party voted against changing its ban on gay marriage. In the largest protest, about 2,000 people, many in bridal veils, marched on the Labor Party’s national policy-making conference in Sydney, chanting “gay, straight, black or white, marriage is a civil right”.

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