Religious ‘leaders’ determined to alienate their flocks
Census

Religious ‘leaders’ determined to alienate their flocks

Anglican and Catholic bishops seem to be going out of their way to alienate their constituencies, including in respect...

Meredith Doig

15 October 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

Open Letter to Francis Sullivan, CEO of the Catholic Truth, Justice and Healing Council
Church-State separation

Open Letter to Francis Sullivan, CEO of the Catholic Truth, Justice and Healing Council

This open letter is in response to the “Where to From Here?” speech given by Francis Sullivan, CEO of...

Meredith Doig

19 April 2017

Church-State separation

Are you a progressive?

Dave Rubin is a former stand up comedian who now hosts a very successful interview series called The Rubin...

Meredith Doig

07 February 2017

Fundamentalist Islam and rise of alt-right go hand-in-hand
News

Fundamentalist Islam and rise of alt-right go hand-in-hand

One Nation’s second incarnation reflects a global mood of concern with Islamism and jihadism. Pollsters from the major parties...

Hugh Harris

25 January 2017

Church-State separation

It’s Advance Australia Fair, Not Fair-Skinned

Best enjoy the light and colour that diversity transmits. Source: HuffPo: It's Advance Australia Fair, Not Fair-Skinned A hand-written sign...

Chris Fotinopoulos

23 January 2017

US election: like Rome and Athens, the great republic teeters
News

US election: like Rome and Athens, the great republic teeters

The original models for modern constitutional democracies were the republics of Athens and Rome. They failed to keep their...

Paul Monk

21 November 2016

Cyber Reality Check
News

Cyber Reality Check

Paul Monk reviews Oliver Stone's film Snowden and recommends a reality check. Source: Biggest cyber danger: stuff-ups On Wednesday, The Australian...

Paul Monk

16 October 2016