Ideas, Commentary and Solutions for Australian & International Policy
Tim Wilson is Australia's Human Rights Commissioner and a classical liberal public policy analyst. He is one of Australia's most challenging opinion makers drawing on strong philosophical principles, backed up with evidence while maintaining a real-world edge. Passionate. Controversial. Fearless. He's not afraid to be outspoken in offering an optimistic solutions-focused perspective on local and international issues that gets people engaging and talking. More..
Poll puts religious freedom in danger, The Australian - Aug 14th, 2015
Religious freedom could be seriously compromised if a referendum were held on whether same-sex couples were allowed to marry.
Following the events of the week numerous people have talked up a referendum, not a plebiscite, as the “public vote” on whether same-sex couples should be able to legally marry.
Referendums are for changing the Constitution, not testing public will.
A plebisc more...