Wed Apr 07, 2010
c) Activism and social change
'Opening the door'
This article was published in SX News and MCV on 7.4.10.The national spokesperson for Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, Shelley Argent, has become one of Australia’s most prominent advocates for LGBT acceptance and equality.
She has lobbied Prime Ministers, attended summits, starred in TV ads and appeared on talk shows.
She is such an effective and respected advocate that it is easy to assume she was born to it.
But Shelley’s new book, Opening the door: a mother’s journey when her son comes out, tells a different story.
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