Episode 11 – 2 September 2015

Tony Abbott and the Christian right and Tea Party connections

Border Force

Julie Bishop encourages European nations to bomb Syria

Robert Menzies didn’t need a plebiscite on marriage

The Republic

The Flag

Commissioning of Chaplains

NB. At the 59 minute mark the fist refers to Lionel Murphy being part of the Hawke government but of course should have said the Whitlam Government

The links:

Tony Abbott and the Christian right

https://www.thesaturdaypaper.com.au/news/politics/2015/08/29/prime-minister-tony-abbott-and-the-christian-right/14407704002308

Border Force

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-31/jericho-social-media-and-the-border-farce/6738140

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/aug/31/australias-treatment-of-asylum-seekers-was-bound-to-lead-to-something-like-border-force

https://newmatilda.com/2015/08/30/bill-shorten-backs-melbournes-border-farce-then-condemns-it-when-it-all-goes-custard

Julie Bishop encourages European nations to bomb Syria

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-31/julie-bishop-urges-more-european-nations-to-bomb-is-targets/6737342

https://theconversation.com/australian-bombs-wont-bring-peace-to-syria-so-why-do-it-46674

https://theconversation.com/why-the-fight-against-islamic-state-is-not-the-success-were-told-it-is-36619

http://johnmenadue.com/blog/?p=4450

Robert Menzies didn’t need a plebiscite on marriage

https://theconversation.com/a-plebiscite-on-marriage-robert-menzies-didnt-need-it-46547

The Republic

http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/aug/26/australian-republic-time-for-high-brow-worthiness-over-says-peter-fitzsimons

The Flag. The Union Jack is full of Saints!

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_Jack

Commissioning of Chaplains

http://anglicanchurchnoosa.org/multimedia-archive/commissioning-of-chaplains-and-re-teachers/

 

 

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