Let peo­ple de­cide

Western Suburbs Weekly - - Western Opinion -

THE Prime Min­is­ter ear­lier this week barked at calls for a ref­er­en­dum on same-sex mar­riage, stat­ing “I don't think any­one is sug­gest­ing the Con­sti­tu­tion needs to be changed in this re­spect”. Well, Mr Ab­bott, you are wrong. The is­sue of same-sex mar­riage has for too long been used as a po­lit­i­cal tool in this coun­try and I think it's about damn time that we as a na­tion take the de­ci­sion-mak­ing process out of the hands of the politi­cians and give it back to the peo­ple who truly de­serve

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