Category Archives: Media Release

MEDIA RELEASE: Time to stop treating LGBT citizens as emotional invalids

“Why do mental health professionals like Professor Patrick McGorry (SMH 4/10) keep telling LGBT people that that are emotional basket cases? That they are so weak that they cannot possibly play their role as citizens in the plebiscite debate?“ asked Dr David van Gend, a GP and President of the Australian Marriage Forum. “That is an...
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MEDIA RELEASE: Censored! OpusGroup refuses to print Dr van Gend’s book

Unbelievable! Commercial printer acts as censor; bans book against same-sex 'marriage'

Today is the release date for a much-anticipated book by Dr David van Gend, President of the Australian Marriage Forum. 

The book is titled, Stealing from a Child: the Injustice of 'Marriage Equality', and has sold over two thousand copies prior to its release. It is...
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MEDIA RELEASE: ABC Play School celebrates the “Motherless Generation”

“There is nothing to celebrate about two little girls being deprived of their mother by two gay men”, said Dr David van Gend, a GP and President of the Australian Marriage Forum. “The Play School episode[1] on Thursday 28th showed two little girls saying how much they love going to the pool with their “two dads”,...
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MEDIA RELEASE: Greens should apologise for ‘bigot’ attack

Senate-image“A bigot is someone who refuses to consider the other point of view” said Dr David van Gend, President of the Australian Marriage Forum. “On that definition, Greens MPs are the prize bigots of Australian politics, so self-righteous that they refuse to consider sincerely held opposing points of...
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