Watch: Australian Prime Minister’s Passionate Defense of Marriage Equality
September 3, 2013 by Eric Cameron, Digital Media Coordinator
In a televised Q&A session Monday in advance of upcoming Australian elections, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd made a clear and passionate defense of his support for marriage equality.
Responding to a question about Christian concerns over same-sex marriage, Rudd cited universal love as the fundamental principle of the New Testament and said that he concluded "through an informed conscience and a Christian conscience that [supporting same-sex marriage] was the right thing to do."
Watch Rudd lay out his argument in the video below.