WEL Victoria presents the facts as we know them on the following issues.
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- Rights and responsibilities – examines the right to vote and the arguments by Antony Green for compulsory voting and against preferential voting.
- Steps to Equality – spells out the changes for women from the days when female convicts were entitled to wages in 1816 to the Sex Discrimination Act 1984. In 2006 the Victorian government has removed provocation as an excuse for murder and has adopted a Human Rights Charter.
- Great Victorian Women – lists some extraordinary women. Also see women on the Victorian Honour Roll of Women at www.premier.vic.gov.au .
To send messages to Federal parliamentarians: get the email addresses from the website of the Parliament of Australia. Visit www.aph.gov.au and select Senators or members of the House of Representatives.
To send messages to State or Territory parliamentarians: get the email addresses from the relevant website. Visit the Parliament of Victoria at www.parliament.vic.gov.au and select the Council or Assembly members.