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“Not a nose piercing’ Opposition to Tassie conversion ban

Tasmanian Premier Jeremy Rockliff recently stated his government will follow Queensland, the ACT, and Victoria in outlawing conversion ‘therapy’. However, a petition promoted by the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) urges the government to reconsider a conversion ban. “We are not talking about a nose piercing.” Advocates for a ban previously launched a petition following the …

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Australian Christian Lobby targets MPs over discrimination bill

The Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) has distributed flyers targeting MPs who crossed the floor to amend the religious discrimination bill. Complaints to the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission (ACNC) allege the ACL has infringed rules regarding political campaigning by registered charities. The ACL flyers target NSW Liberals Trent Zimmerman, Dave Sharma, and Fiona Martin as …

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Perth Theatre Trust backtracks on ACL ‘The Truth of It’ ban

Perth Theatre Trust (PTT) announced today it would allow the Australian Christian Lobby to hire state-owned facilities despite an earlier refusal to hire either the Albany Entertainment Centre or the Perth Concert Hall to the organisation. ACL attempted to book the venues for The Truth of It LIVE show featuring managing director Martyn Iles. However, PTT …

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ACL: And where he goes we’ll folau, we’ll folau, we’ll folau…

Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) disciples watched in awe on Saturday as Southport Tigers King Israel Folau made his debut. However, the park footy Messiah failed to inspire converts, scoring just one try. Israel Folau debuted for the Tigers with a purr rather than a roar. “I was just happy to blow the cobwebs out,” said …

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Flashback: Remember this? #Ripnroll turns ten

Cast your mind back ten years ago to Brisbane, June 2011. A furore to end all furores was taking place. Two men had been featured hugging in a safe sex campaign titled RipnRoll on bus stops across the city. How scandalous! Even more outrageous, they were fully clothed and one of them was wearing a …