Marriage equality has arrived in Australia. Now let’s put the issue to rest.

Martin Karaffa
15 min readNov 15, 2017
From the official Yes campaign. Source:

I’m a naturalised Australian living abroad, and I’m gay. My fellow Australian citizens, both queer and straight, just voted in favour of marriage equality. They spoke decisively, 62% in favour to 38% against. That’s great news, indeed.

Many regarded the result as a foregone conclusion. In my observation, most Australians—even those…

Martin Karaffa

Marty is an independent strategy consultant specialising in global brands and communications. He is also an Associate Partner of Hofstede Insights.