Do we need laws to protect religious freedom? 
Church-State separation

Do we need laws to protect religious freedom? 

From Radio National: Do we need new laws to protect religious freedom in Australia? Source: The Roundtable - Sunday...

Meredith Doig

08 October 2018

RSA Patron Michael Kirby on religious freedoms
Church-State separation

RSA Patron Michael Kirby on religious freedoms

Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister Scott Morrison to release a review of religious freedoms conducted by former Attorney...

Meredith Doig

05 October 2018

Media release: Hillsong a global business empire
Media releases

Media release: Hillsong a global business empire

Hillsong Church becoming a separate official denomination in its own right and withdrawing from the Australian Christian Churches should...

Meredith Doig

26 September 2018

Majority support separating government and religion
Church-State separation

Majority support separating government and religion

Source: 53% of Australians approve of constitutional amendment to separate government and religion – Dr Adrian Beaumont The NSW...

Meredith Doig

23 September 2018

Letter: to Scott Morrison upon becoming PM
Church-State separation

Letter: to Scott Morrison upon becoming PM

The Hon. Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister Parliament House CANBERRA ACT 2600.   10 September 2018   Dear Prime...

Meredith Doig

10 September 2018

Letter: Ensuring Basic Religious Charities are aware of their legal obligations
Church-State separation

Letter: Ensuring Basic Religious Charities are aware of their legal obligations

Dear ACNC, We write regarding Diwan Al Dawla, an unincorporated body registered as a Basic Religious Charity with the...

Meredith Doig

21 August 2018

Submission: Reconsidering Standing Order 50 on Parliamentary Prayers
Prayers in Parliament

Submission: Reconsidering Standing Order 50 on Parliamentary Prayers

Submission from The Rationalist Society of Australia Written by Hugh Harris, board member, and Dr Meredith Doig, president, of...

Meredith Doig

02 August 2018

Five principles of freedom of religion
Church-State separation

Five principles of freedom of religion

The release of Philip Ruddock’s report to Malcolm Turnbull into the principles that should govern religious freedom in this...

Paul Monk

23 June 2018