Thousands rally against sexual misconduct in Australia’s parliament house | DW News

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Allegations of rape in the Australian parliament have resulted in mass demonstrations across the country. Thousands rallied against misogyny and workplace cultures that are dangerous to women.

In the capital Canberra, people gathered to protest as part of the ‘March for Justice’. The movement is demanding an investigation into sexual misconduct in parliament house. Prime Minister Scott Morrison is under pressure over his handling of a series of rape allegations against politicians and staffers.

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