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What follows from Folau

What follows from Folau

The Israel Folau religious freedom stoush has greater ramifications than many want to admit.

The religious freedom debate isn’t a debate at all

The religious freedom debate isn’t a debate at all

The religious right are in full cry, but where are the opposing voices? The age-old taboo of not questioning religion has been reasserted.

Israel Folau’s court challenge may hinge on the meaning of one word

Israel Folau’s court challenge may hinge on the meaning of one word

Rugby Australia had plenty of opportunities to sack Israel Folau for his posting of religious beliefs on social media. They only did so when the posts were homophobic.

Morrison’s LGBTIQ obsession still hurting his government

Morrison’s LGBTIQ obsession still hurting his government

Scott Morrison promised to remove the legal capacity for discrimination against LGBTIQ students. But his own hang-ups, and the myth of religious freedom being under threat, means he'll break that commitment.

No, Scott Morrison doesn’t reflect the real Australia

No, Scott Morrison doesn’t reflect the real Australia

Crikey readers respond to religious freedom arguments, Scott Morrison's prime ministership and universal basic income.

Is Morrison’s agility enough to get the Liberals over the line?

Is Morrison’s agility enough to get the Liberals over the line?

Scott Morrison is moving much faster to deal with crises than Malcolm Turnbull — but the problem for the Liberals is that crises keep erupting.

When will Australia have its own “same sex wedding cake” legal debacle?

When will Australia have its own “same sex wedding cake” legal debacle?

Cases of bakers refusing to sell same-sex celebrating cakes have made it to the highest courts in the UK and US. When it occurs here, what will the judicial response be?

The Libs weaponise happy-clappy politics in an empty culture war

The Libs weaponise happy-clappy politics in an empty culture war

The new hope of the Liberal Party, as they see it, is a corner of the society that forever believes Jesus wants to lower taxes and stop the boats.

Crikey roundtable: what’s the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

Crikey roundtable: what’s the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

We asked four LGBTIQ writers what the recommendations of the Ruddock review into religious freedom mean to them.

Scott Morrison’s obsession with LGBTIQ issues is affecting his judgment

Scott Morrison’s obsession with LGBTIQ issues is affecting his judgment

Scott Morrison has a hang-up about LGBTIQ issues, and it appears to drive his obsession with religious freedom. It's an obsession his government could do without.