Just a day after disturbing leaflets were distributed throughout Australia that encouraged lynching gays, posters have appeared around Brisbane that call for the protection of “traditional marriage” and preserving white identity. A neo-Nazi group called the Australian Traditional Nationalist Group claimed responsibility for plastering the city with 300 posters say that a mother and father’s love is “irreplaceable.”
“We are already seeing examples of campaign material that doesn’t meet the standard of respectful debate. It is important that the parliament gains a comprehensive overview of the conduct of the campaign,’ Labor Senator Jenny McAllister. “Hateful contributions to public debate should not be allowed to go unchallenged.”
Yet another reason why a mail-in vote for people’s rights is so dangerous.