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One of the most peculiar characteristics of contemporary Australia is that opponents of religious expression often assume that Christian beliefs are irremediably divisive, bigoted, and irrational.
Places such as Victoria have brought in laws that will effectively penalise Christian teaching around sexuality and gender.
by Akos Balogh - 16/06/2021 - 20 comments
It was only a matter of time before the quasi-religious contemporary ideology of identity politics began to collapse under the weight of its inherent authoritarianism, contradictions and absurdities.
by Laurence Maher - 7/06/2021 - 34 comments
The case was always going to be difficult to prove because it rested primarily on whether a casual reader would know 'beyond any doubt' that the unnamed cabinet minister was actually Porter.
Today's essay is about the proposed amendment to our Constitution to acknowledge the fact that indigenous Australians were here first.
by Don Aitkin - 1/06/2021 - 25 comments
The Herero found no water or food as the German troops systematically poisoned all water holes and closed all escape routes.
by Peter Curson - 31/05/2021 - 3 comments
One of the enduring conundrums of Covid madness has been – how did it all come to pass?
by Paul Collits - 19/05/2021 - 9 comments
If ‘vaccination is our route to liberty,’ as Tony Blair recently said there are many of us who might consider changing our idea of what constitutes liberty.
by Sonia Bowditch - 12/05/2021 - 9 comments
At least there is now at least one Australian politician willing, at last, to state his or her position on Covid.
by Paul Collits - 11/05/2021 - 13 comments
At midnight, on 23rd of April 2021, Western Australia's State of Emergency was set to expire. Just in time, another alleged spread of COVID occurred from our hotel quarantine facilities.
by Andrea Tokaji - 10/05/2021 - 24 comments
Notably the 2030 Agenda is the result of the most widespread consultation in the history of the UN and represented a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace, prosperity and equality.
by Patricia Jenkings - 10/05/2021 - 15 comments
At a time when we need analysis that defends the virtues of the liberal democratic experience, we often have simplistic academic analysis that downplays our own social achievements.
by Chris Lewis - 7/05/2021 - 18 comments


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