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Australia Votes Historic 'Yes' To Same-Sex Marriage

Added: 15.11.2017 0:35 | 15 views | 0 comments

Source: edition.cnn.com
Source: edition.cnn.com

Australia announced that the country voted "yes" to legalizing same-sex marriage on Wednesday after a controversial national postal survey was carried out since September, according to CNN. The results had 61% of the population voting to allow same-sex marriage and 38% voting against. Almost 79.5% of the population took part in the survey, totaling 12.7 million people, with every state and territory returning a majority "yes." Many of the cities hade crowds gathering to hear and celebrate to the news, singing and crying after the announcement declared same-sex marriages legal. The vote was the beginning of the end for a long-time campaign to allow marriage equality in Australia, something...

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