At funerals for the dead students kill Pakistan, mourners will recite the same words uttered by the terrorists. And yet some would have us believe Islam has something to answer for.
Tony Abbott has declared Hizb ut-Tahrir to be unAustralian and supportive of ideas that promote terrorism. But what really happens at one of the group's events?
Why have we been focusing all of our attention on lone-wolf terror suspects, while a man accused of horrific war crimes attracts scant mention?
What do you get when you cross a blatant disregard for facts and legal due process with a "feral Andrew Bolt column"? The Herald Sun, of course.
Freedom to lampoon religion and religious figures is still a criminal offence in most states and territories. Should it be? At a debate in Sydney last night, the strong feeling was no.
Today is the 13th day of September -- 10 years after an important milestone for the United States and the West. Ten years ago our way of life and our freedoms, our liberal democracy and our rule of law were all assaulted and violated. It is time to stop and reflect.
We need our legal profession to consist solely of stable, sane and depression-free individuals.