Marriage Equality Fight In Australia Already Fueling Repugnant Campaign Of Homophobia

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One argument against a plebiscite, or public vote, on marriage equality in Australia is that it would lead to an ugly campaign of homophobia by opponents. Sadly, it appears that prediction has come to pass.

Posters and leaflets attacking the LGBT community have already started circulating: In Sydney, residents found an offensive note in their mailboxes this weekend, written in both English and Chinese

 “Homosexuality is a tragedy of a family, a grave to the family bloodline, a curse of family sonlessness,” read a poorly written flyer distributed in Sydney’s Hurstville neighborhood.

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