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People who consider “peer-reviewed science” alone or give it disproportionate weight when considering public policy are unhelpfully naive about the dynamic nature of science. They pour scorn on anyone questioning “peer-reviewed science” as a solid foundation for public policies with far-reaching social & economic ramifications.

Thursday, 09 January 2020 19:35

Latest UN figures show rapid global aging

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Even with adjustments for longer, healthier living, the UN’s latest population figures show rapid aging and economic unpreparedness across the globe. By each of the three metrics used in the latest UN report on aging, only Africa is projected to avoid the harsh effects of aging in the coming decades, a world where the number of elderly is projected to more than double, reaching more than 1.5 billion.

Monday, 06 January 2020 01:56

Opposing same-sex marriage is not 'vilification'

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The recent NSW decision of Passas v Comensoli [2019] NSWCATAP 298 (18 December 2019) provides an example of someone who has been penalised for “homosexual vilification” as a result of comments concerning same-sex marriage. However, it does provide clarification that merely to express disagreement with the introduction of same sex marriage does not amount to such vilification under NSW law.

Monday, 06 January 2020 01:04

The Incredible Kid

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Just how ‘credible’ was The Kid’s testimony against Pell? [What follows is hard-going but I recommend you read it all and get to the end. The truth is revealed.]

Sunday, 05 January 2020 23:47

On Australia's Bushfires

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What are we to make of Australia's bushfires?

Tuesday, 31 December 2019 02:37

Cardinal Pell And The Appeal Court Judges

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One hope remains for George Cardinal Pell: that the High Court of Australia will overturn his guilty verdict.

Wednesday, 25 December 2019 19:55

Vatican's Christmas Concert and Mother Earth worship

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Just when we thought that the Christmas celebrations would provide a break from controversy, the Vatican disappointed yet again by honouring the Earth Mother at a Christmas concert.