The issue of marriage equality is in focus around the world. In Australia the big news recently is that the plebiscite which the ruling Liberal party was seeking to hold has been halted after the opposition Labor party voted against it.
A rally was still held in Brisbane on October 15 at Queens Park. It was attended by over 1000 people.
There was mainstream media coverage of the protest of course, but to find out what really happened I spoke to two eminent Brisbane gay personalities.
What follows is a low down honest account of the various high and low lights of the event.
I was lucky enough to catch ‘Power Gays’ Daniel Johnson and Mark Ashenden in my lounge-room and record this interview.
One of the issues which arose in this controversial interview is the de radicalisation of queer communities.
This is an issue which Autonomous Action Radio has tackled before when Anna Kissed halted the Pride march in 2015, to protest police joining the march.