Michelle Grattan speaks to Deep Saini about the week in Australian politics.
The history of widespread advocacy campaigns shows that the 'No' campaign has many unfair advantages in the marriage equality debate.
The safeguards bill will be introduced on Wednesday and passed before parliament rises on Thursday.
When children and young people have opportunities for active citizenship, they demonstrate a wide range of ways of contributing to their communities.
Michelle Grattan discusses the week in politics with Nicholas Klomp.
Changes to marriage around the world have, historically, met with strident opposition, so it's no surprise that same-sex marriage in Australia has had its own tough road to hoe.
The seven judges were unanimous, and costs were awarded against those that brought the challenges.
Discussing his opposition to same-sex marriage, Liberal MP Kevin Andrews said children who are brought up with a mother and father are 'better off than those who are not'. Let's look at the research.
Politics podcast: Nick Xenophon on media reform.
Nick Xenophon's position on contentious legislation – currently media reform – is crucial for the government.
Between August 8 and 24 the AEC dealt with 933,592 enrolment transactions, 87% of which were changes or updates.
We need to get beyond hyperbole and half-truths from those both for and against marriage equality, and go back to basics.
Research shows that companies will back ethical causes only if they know they will benefit from the stance.
In the marriage equality debate, those who once fought against protections for religious freedom are suddenly all for it.
A 'No' result in the postal ballot would leave a running sore that would further reduce Malcolm Turnbull's diminished authority.
Same-sex attracted people have poorer mental health than their heterosexual peers, but In jurisdictions that have legalised same-sex marriage, the gap between the two is much smaller.
For Christian groups to claim the Bible speaks against same-sex marriage is simply a misreading of biblical values.
Politics Podcast: Mathias Cormann on the same-sex marriage postal survey.
Since announcing that the ABS would be responsible for carrying out the same-sex marriage postal survey, Mathias Cormann has had no shortage of questions.
The latest Newspoll contains encouraging news for the 'yes' case in the postal ballot on same-sex marriage.
A judge in Belfast has dismissed a challenge to Northern Ireland's ban on same-sex marriage citing it as a 'social policy' issue.
Your ideas are not immune to criticism just because you express them with sincerity: people are worthy of respect, ideas are not.