Polyamory in the News: What the world is saying about us.
Hi folks. Time has passed... Here's another news roundup....
Canada legalizes most polyamory in a major court case. Dear Abby gives a platform for a renowned poly advice nurse to reach millions. Open marriage redux. Threesomes naturally. An emergent phenomenon at Occupy Wall Street. And, would your polyfamily like to be media stars? If so, learn how to stay in charge.
Dissecting Poly on TV. Australia gets a good look at polyfolks on public television -- with tips for when it’s your turn. And, how to get into the polys-in-the-media circuit, if you are so inspired.
The Canadian anti-polygamy court ruling, and its new exemption for most polyamory: Win, Loss, or Draw? Thanks to two years of work by the Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association and the five polyfamilies who submitted affidavits, Canadian law seems to have been redefined to legalize most polyamory for the first time, while leaving explicit group marriages criminal. It’s not over; this is probably headed for Canada’s Supreme Court.
The world’s most widely syndicated newspaper columnist gives us more good inkspace: Dear Abby gives a platform to Kathy Labriola. When you finally break the news to your relatives back home, this may be what they recall.
I've done 564 of these reports in the last six years, covering more than 1,000 items in news media of all kinds. They’re sortable by topic, date, and sometimes location and language. There’s serious history here. I hope you have as much fun browsing it as I do documenting it!
Also: Check my ALAN’S LIST of POLYAMORY EVENTS for 2012. There are 16 there now. Plus lists of LOCAL POLY GROUPS worldwide, so you can find the social/ support/ discussion groups and happenings near you. (And if you run a website… link please?)