Governor-General of Australia Speaks Out!

In a landmark speech, the Governor-General of Australia on Friday publicly endorsed same-sex marriage. Quentin Bryce said she hoped Australia might become a nation where “people are free to love and marry whom they choose.” “The Governor-General’s dignified support for marriage equality will be welcomed by the many millions of Australians who support the reform,” Australian Marriage Equality national…

Remembering An Iconic Person.

By: Desmond Rutherford. Lest anyone think that America was alone its shock, its grief, or sense of loss I can assure you that we Australians were weeping with you.   I wrote and recorded a poetic sound-scape in homage to the president and in attempt to console both the people of the United States and…

Ukraine’s Tough Decision.

  Ministers of the European Union will meet 18 November ahead of a summit in Vilnius, Lithuania to decide if Kiev has met enough criteria to sign a trade association agreement. Tough admission standards could keep Ukraine’s trade integration with the European Union on hold. f the process is dragged out Ukraine may be forced…

Reviving Nebraska’s Same-Sex Marriage Debate.

In November 2000, voters in Nebraska voted by an overwhelming majority of 70% of registered voters to place a constitutional amendment in the state constitution defining marriage between one man and one woman. But over the last year the legislature has taken a progressive step in moving Nebraska forward with the introduction of three LGBTQ…