The Secular Spotlight Blog

Gaffney Rebukes Religious Lobbies

7 July 2020

The independent Tasmanian politician behind the push to legalise voluntary assisted dying (VAD) in the state has criticised the tactics of religious interest groups in trying to stop the legislation.

Weekend Wrap for 5 July 2020

5 July 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 5 July 2020.

A Secular Australian Military

3 July 2020

It’s well overdue for Australia to have a secular military that is inclusive and serves us all.

Q&A with James Jansson, Science Party

2 July 2020

The NSL speaks with James Jansson from the Science Party, and a candidate in this weekend’s Eden-Monaro by-election.

Weekend Wrap for 28 June 2020

28 June 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 28 June 2020.

Q&A with Robert Knight, Australian Progressives

25 June 2020

The NSL speaks with Robert Knight, National President of the Australian Progressives and a candidate at the upcoming ACT election in October.

Weekend Wrap for 21 June 2020

21 June 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 21 June 2020.

Examining Common Arguments Against VAD

19 June 2020

Ian Wood from the group Christians Supporting Choice for Voluntary Assisted Dying joins us to discuss four of the key dogmatic arguments commonly used by religious groups against VAD.

Weekend Wrap for 14 June 2020

14 June 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 14 June 2020.

Weekend Wrap for 7 June 2020

7 June 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 7 June 2020.

Weekend Wrap for 31 May 2020

31 May 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 31 May 2020.

Weekend Wrap for 24 May 2020

24 May 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 24 May 2020.