'We want same-sex marriage without hearing in the playground that I am not normal’: Why marriage equality is a child rights issue
At first glance, marriage equality is about the right of consenting adults to get married. But it is also very much about the rights of children.
There are thousands of ‘rainbow families’ in Australia getting on with the everyday business of raising and loving their kids. And there are thousands of same-sex attracted and gender-diverse children and young people looking for acceptance and support as they grapple with growing up in a hetero-normative world.
These children have a stake in this debate.Read more