Australians vote to allow same-sex marriage

/ Nov 15, 2017

Australians vote to allow same-sex marriage

Australians have voted decisively in favor of allowing same-sex couples to marry, sparking celebrations Wednesday across the country. The change may become enshrined in law by Christmas. Thousands of supporters of marriage equality took to the streets, dancing and singing, when the results were announced. ...

Australian senators must prove they are not dual nationals

/ Nov 13, 2017

Australian senators must prove they are not dual nationals

All Australian senators have three weeks to prove they were not foreign nationals when elected under an agreement the major political parties reached Monday to resolve a deepening citizenship crisis that could upend the government. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's conservative coalition could lose two seats ...

60,000 join far-right march on Poland's Independence Day

/ Nov 12, 2017

60,000 join far-right march on Poland's Independence Day

Tens of thousands of nationalists marched in a demonstration organized by far-right groups in Warsaw on Saturday, as Poles celebrated their country's Independence Day. The far-right march was one of many events marking Poland's rebirth as a nation in 1918 after being wiped off the ...