Surgery to make intersex children ‘normal’ should be banned
Body integrity

Surgery to make intersex children ‘normal’ should be banned

Source: The Conversation   Travis Wisdom & Cornelia Koch Questions in the proposed new citizenship test that address family violence, child...

Travis Wisdom

06 July 2017

The message in the Census: End Australia’s Christian bias
Census

The message in the Census: End Australia’s Christian bias

Australia's religious pluralism makes our nation's tendency to privilege the Christian faith all the more problematic. Source: The Age,...

Tosca Lloyd

27 June 2017

Warning: Scripture replaced by new type of theism
News

Warning: Scripture replaced by new type of theism

Source: Warning Scripture replaced by new type of Theism - » The Australian Independent Media Network “Morality cannot be...

Hugh Harris

20 April 2017

Christianity no longer a central part of Australian life
News

Christianity no longer a central part of Australian life

LAST week, in the lead up to Easter, there were the usual reminders that celebrating Easter proves the influence...

Hugh Harris

18 April 2017

HUMAN RIGHTS

Jacqui Lambie Gets Everyday Aussies. The Turnbull Government Does Not.

Lambie's words were the opposite of what we have come to expect from politicians. They were honest, heartfelt, compassionate,...

Jonathan Meddings

24 March 2017

We should never allow Islam to be the exception in Liberal society
HUMAN RIGHTS

We should never allow Islam to be the exception in Liberal society

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is coming to ­Australia soon to speak about ­reforming traditional Islam and confronting militant Islam. There...

Paul Monk

13 March 2017

Enforce company tax, don’t browbeat Centrelink welfare recipients
HUMAN RIGHTS

Enforce company tax, don’t browbeat Centrelink welfare recipients

Tackling global tax avoidance requires long-term vision, but it's what Australia needs, writes former RSA board member Chris Fotinopoulos. Source:...

Chris Fotinopoulos

11 March 2017

News

The danger of being swamped by confident idiots

The Trump phenomenon and the influence of One Nation on local politics highlight how irrational beliefs seem to be...

Hugh Harris

14 February 2017