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I wont be praising anything the Pope has to say

Originally posted on Mamamia, 31 July, 2013 When Pope Francis was installed earlier this year many were hoping for a shift in the church’s tone towards homosexuality. It seems like we may have got our wish. In a wide-ranging interview over the weekend, Francis, it was reported, reached out to homosexuals. He said: “If someone is … Continue reading

A Malcolm Turnbull comeback would not be good for the left

‘Turnbull has taken on an almost hero-like persona within a particular part of the progressive community’. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP Originally published in the Guardian Australia, 19 July 2013 And so it has begun. Michael Short made the first real foray into the debate this week, arguing that the Liberals would be wise to replace Tony Abbott … Continue reading