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Splitting a Baby

There came a Catholic school and a minister of education unto the Supreme Court, and stood before it. And the school said, “Oh my Lords and my Ladies, I am a private Catholic school, and am delivered of a programme for┬áteaching a class on Ethics and Religious Culture through the prism of my Catholic faith. 1,770 more words

Constitutional Law

Q: Is it true that Oregon makes parents jump through hoops before claiming a religious exemption for vaccines?

A: Yes, parents must meet one of two tests before their religious (or other non-medical) exemption takes effect.

As of last March, parents need to demonstrate that they are aware of the medical consequences of their exemption based on non-medical reasons. 63 more words


More Random Thoughts

Creflo Dollar wants a plane, and he’s asking his congregation to help him buy it. This has caused quite a stir, but I’m not entirely sure why. 355 more words

Letter to Bruce Notley-Smith re Baird Liberal-National Government Commitments on NSW Anti-Discrimination Act 1977

Mr Bruce Notley-Smith MP

80 Bronte Road

Bondi Junction NSW 2022


Sunday 1 March 2015

Dear Mr Notley-Smith



Submission to Australian Law Reform Commission Traditional Rights and Freedoms Inquiry

The Australian Law Reform Commission is currently conducting an inquiry into Traditional Rights and Freedoms – Encroachment by Commonwealth Laws (at the behest of Commonwealth Attorney-General, Senator the Hon George Brandis). 3,195 more words


No Homophobia No Exceptions Facebook Page

As I have written previously, I strongly believe that, long after marriage equality has been won in Australia, we, the members of the LGBTI community, will still be fighting for the right not to be discriminated against, in public life, by religious organisations (see: … 360 more words