Tag Archives: Michael Danby

Voters Guide to Marriage Equality in Jewish Melbourne

This guide is aimed to assist voters living in the main Jewish neighbourhoods in Melbourne best select candidates who have comprehensively demonstrated or pledged their full support for marriage equality. Levels of support for “same-sex marriage” listed for each electorate … Continue reading

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Danby defends silence on gay marriage | Star Observer

Danby defends silence on gay marriage | Star Observer. By Benjamin Riley on July 31, 2013 Federal Labor MP for Melbourne Ports Michael Danby has justified his decision to abstain from last September’s marriage equality vote and subsequent refusal for … Continue reading

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The changing face of marriage | AJN

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Michael Danby discusses marriage equality on The Shtick (Apr 14 2013)

[The relevant part of the conversation runs from 4:58 to 5:52] “It wasn’t worthwhile voting on it this time because there was an automatic majority against it.” — Michael Danby; Apr 14 2013

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Danby artfully dodges marriage call | Star Observer

Danby artfully dodges marriage call | Star Observer.

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AME Media Release: Labor MP accused of “Taking orders from Abbott” over Marriage Equality – Michael Danby “Not representing his electorate”

Labor MP accused of “Taking orders from Abbott” over Marriage Equality – Michael Danby “Not representing his electorate” Australian Marriage Equality Media Release Tuesday April 16th 2013 Marriage equality advocates are furious that Melbourne Ports MP, Michael Danby, has again … Continue reading

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Media Release: Not all Australians share the same opportunities as Michael Danby

ALEPH MELBOURNE MEDIA RELEASE: NOT ALL AUSTRALIANS SHARE THE SAME OPPORTUNITIES AS MICHAEL DANBY 27 MARCH 2013 Aleph Melbourne, a support organisation that advocates for the welfare of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people of Jewish background, welcomes local … Continue reading

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Community anger over abstained vote | Star Observer

Community anger over abstained vote | Star Observer Posted on 11 January 2013 Melbourne Ports MP Michael Danby (pictured) continues to come under fire from marriage equality advocates and constituents for abstaining on last year’s gay marriage vote in the … Continue reading

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Media Release: Government gives $20K grant to promote inclusive communities to homophobic organisation

ALEPH MELBOURNE MEDIA RELEASE: GOV’T GIVES $20K GRANT TO PROMOTE INCLUSIVE COMMUNITIES TO HOMOPHOBIC ORGANISATION JULY 13 2012 J-Wire reports [1] the Institute for Judaism and Civilisation (IJC) [2] has been awarded a $20,000 grant to produce a teaching manual … Continue reading

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