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Monday, 14 October 2013 06:05

Over the weekend March for Life participants in Melbourne were met with physical violence and verbal abuse.  Profanities were yelled.  Eggs were thrown.  People were punched and kicked.  And others rode their bicycles into the crowd, knocking participants – some of them elderly – to the ground. 

Wednesday, 09 October 2013 06:51

Everyone seems to have a view on the recent antics of Miley Cyrus. Sinead O'Connor seems to be channelling John Paul II's Theology of the Body in her open letter to Miley.

Friday, 06 September 2013 08:01

Nations across the world are debating whether to attack Syria after a two-year civil war in that country has escalated, with a suspected sarin gas attack on innocent civilians.

Thursday, 29 August 2013 07:17

Last week, the editors of the University of Sydney student magazine, Honi Soit, featured a collage of the genitalia of 18 female university students.  The covers were released and then removed from circulation on the advice of lawyers, concerned that the Student Representative Council could be committing the crime of publishing indecent material.

Thursday, 22 August 2013 22:14

This week, the Catholic Church in Australia celebrates Migrant & Refugee Week.  While the Church has done so for almost 100 years, the timing of this year’s celebrations appears especially providential.