Supporters of this “Yes” vote for marriage equality celebrate at a rally in main Sydney, Australia, 15, 2017 november. Same-sex wedding continues to be prohibited in a lot of the planet. David Gray/Reuters
LGBT activists across Australia had been celebrating Wednesday, as 61 per cent of this populace voted and only permitting same-sex couples to wed within an advisory referendum.
Whilst the referendum will not immediately make marriage that is same-sex, it will likely be utilized in Parliament as a persuasive argument in support of quick legalization.
Presuming lawmakers do not disregard the outcome, Australia could be the 26th country on earth to legalize same-sex wedding. (more…)