The sleeper cells I'm thinking of were not highlighted in the mass media coverage. They weren't mentioned in what I heard and read after the voting.
A single thread runs through the narrative as the various plots unfold; the intentional basis of human action.
In 2013, the federal Labor government fundamentally changed the Act to make gender identity and sexual orientation protected attributes.
.... social hostilities have a habit of crystallising upward into the policies and laws that order our common life
They conform to the trappings and symbols of religious assimilation by wearing the 'whites' every Sunday as an act of racial contrition to a White Preacher Man's own contrived rules.
Christians are the most persecuted religious group in the world today, with significant levels of persecution in 144 countries, according according to 2016 data.
A stunning phenomenon has overturned the way in which we in the West regard the public sphere in particular, and democracy in general, in the twenty-first century: the re-emergence of religion.
The gospel of Jesus amounted to a social revolution that sought justice for the economically, socially, religiously and politically oppressed, ie it was a revolution from below.
A country bathed in the blood of decades of communal violence continues to teeter before the next provocation, the next inflammatory message.
Religious people generally bristle at the charge that their cherished beliefs belong in the same category as fairies, or dragons, or flying spaghetti monsters.
'And if Christ is not risen,' said the Apostle Paul, 'then our preaching is empty and your faith is in vain'.
Gothic architecture did not always share the enchanting mystery that has made structures such as Notre-Dame de Paris the subject of gooey adoration.