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Behind the scenes, Mr. How will that sector respond? The bureau was considering expanding its understanding by asking about gender and sexual orientation in the next census. Trevor Smith wasn't like most farm boys growing up in the '70s.
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Generally, the older Catholic traders hold the traditional view, that marriage is between a man and a woman. Main article: Public opinion of same-sex marriage in Australia. Organisations such as the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conferencethe Presbyterian Church of Australia and the Australian National Imams Council all advocated strongly for nuclear family structures during the survey.
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The ABS data on sexuality is very limited, capturing only those Australians who declare on census night that they live with their same-sex de facto partner. Blankfein is stepping onto a prominent and politically charged stage — at a time when his public persona is suffering.
External Link: Newcastle-Maitland same-sex couples. Updated November 13, He also called lawmakers directly on the matter.