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Family Planning Queensland found that there were 76,546 abortions in Australia in 2009 compared with 291,227 live births so that a minimum of 20.8 per cent of known pregnancies ended in elective abortion.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 22/05/2015 - 21 comments
A further change has been the response of western leaders and commentators who, mercifully, seem to have given up the whole 'nothing to do with Islam' line, and the macabre 'religion of peace' charade.
by Chris Ashton - 21/05/2015 - 42 comments
Even the prison governor testified to the example Chan and Sukumaran led in encouraging prisoners to lead drug-free lives.
Why do women do so poorly from sentencing in domestic violence cases?
by Ilsa Evans - 19/05/2015 - 7 comments
Today the charge sheet would have read: Going armed in public to cause terror, discharging a firearm in a public place, having an unlicensed weapon, causing wilful damage to property, endangering life. and probably a few more.
by Duncan Graham - 18/05/2015 - 12 comments
My GP satisfies those maxims, and I have been his patient for 35 years. But in the world of financial advice?
by Don Aitkin - 15/05/2015 - 15 comments
This trend to silence opposing views and then cluster around shared beliefs is not only worrying, it may ultimately weaken our own understanding of an issue.
by Natasha Moore - 14/05/2015 - 50 comments
As I say to my wife: That asylum seeker lighting a fire and jumping up and down on top of the detention centre's roof may be our next dentist!
by Barry York - 13/05/2015 - 11 comments
Fathers of classical liberalism from the Enlightenment, John Locke and John Stuart Mill, both supported the death penalty.
However, the protestors make a dreadful mistake in viewing all Muslims as a group, represented either by violent Islamists or the conservative 'community leaders' that governments and the media persist in treating as spokesmen.
by David Leyonhjelm - 11/05/2015 - 19 comments
Horrific outbursts against the Jews are on the rise all over Europe – exclamations like 'gas the Jews' and 'Jews burn best' are being heard at soccer games and similar social gatherings.
by Alon Ben-Meir - 8/05/2015 - 20 comments
Why not sell the right to immigrate?


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