When Is A Child A Person?

There were widespread reports yesterday that the death of an unborn child had brought Victoria’s Christmas road death toll to 12. Quite right. The child was a person, and its death is a tragic loss. But what makes this child a person, and another child at the same stage of development¬†an object¬†which is inconvenient, and …

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Rudd – No One Got a Special Deal

Indonesia – Give These People the Same Special Deal People Smugglers – Hear, hear! Failing to acknowledge the crisis caused by its changes to Australia’s immigration policy, the Federal government is steadily digging itself into a very deep hole. Most Australians want: Everyone who comes or wants to come to Australia to be treated with …

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Avatar Part Two

I went to see James Cameron’s movie Avatar last night. It is everything I said it would be. It is courageous greenies in touch with nature, beating back the greedy Tasmanian loggers. It is Dances With Wolves with blue indians instead of red. It is so PC that if its head were any further up …

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