Bob Katter’s “Gay Hysteria” ad campaign for the Australia Party was all kinds of wrong, running the gauntlet from misappropriation of photographic imagery to flat-out bigotry and discrimination. Thankfully, activist group GetUp! have TeamedUp! with Katter’s half-brother Carl for their democratic right of reply, releasing a 45-second spot in response to one of the most homophobic and ridiculous ads to ever run anywhere:
GetUp! now aims to have the ad air during as many prime time spots as it can in the two weeks leading up to the Queensland election. You can donate to the campaign here.