It seems that God has little or no impact on Federal Legislation from Iraq to Refugees to the NT Intervention, so let's scrap the Our Father at the opening of Parliamentary sessions. It's a farce. http://www.theage.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/time-to-scrap-lords-prayer-in-parliament-greens-20140114-30src.html
The Senate Friday confirmed Neil Gorsuch, a 49-year-old federal judge who could help cement a conservative majority on the bench for decades, to the Supreme Court.
THE MAD MONK STRIKES AGAIN Taxpayers may subsidise training of religious workers for the first time under the Abbott government's proposed higher education reforms. http://www.theage.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/abbott-government-cuts-university-support-funds-priests-training-20141204-120a3c.html
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Ruby Hamad -- "Shields is railing against the Western beauty ideal... However, Shields, who can only witness Muslim culture through her own Western lens, falls into the trap of romanticising the “modesty” of Muslim women for whom covering themselves is itself a religious requirement." http://www.dailylife.com.au/news-and-views/dl-opinion/is-the-modesty-experiment-really-that-empowering-20130717-2q3rb.html