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The secret’s out on wealthy Christian sect

“If Australia’s Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse tells us anything, it’s that rule-bound, male-dominated hierarchies, create the environment for some men to commit crimes against the children over whom they hold sway. The power of the institution is then bent to covering it up.” Continue reading

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Queensland students asked to re-enact beheadings

In another bizarre and violent religious practice being forced upon children, this time storeyed by the Queensland government. http://www.9news.com.au/national/2016/04/21/07/44/queensland-religious-students-asked-to-re-enact-beheadings#EjYWi7m0rGlQc3RF.99 Their materials are for sale for primary school students. https://www.cepstore.com.au/connect

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Christians being silenced in Australia

Howard referred to a “dangerous anti-religious” push. But this assertion shows a complete misunderstanding of the aims of secularists. Policies such as Religious Instruction and the National Chaplaincy Program overtly promote religion, by placing non-teaching staff, such as priests and ministers, in the classroom and school grounds. Continue reading

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God is not condemning the earth

US President hopeful Michelle Bachmann is telling tea party supporters that hurricanes and earthquakes are a sign from god. http://media.theage.com.au/news/world-news/bachmann-hurricane-a-sign-from-god-2590601.html This event is a little old now, but the message is relevant and common. Political leaders taking advantage of superstition to drum … Continue reading

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