The Secular Spotlight Blog

Weekend Wrap for 26 April 2020

26 April 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 26 April 2020.

Veterans on Religion in the ADF

24 April 2020

Four veterans share their thoughts on the privileged role that religion plays in the Australian Defence Force and in commemoration services such as Anzac Day.

Hobart Councillor: Anzac Religious Rituals “Alienating”

21 April 2020

Hobart councillor Jax Ewin is concerned that the dominance of religious rituals in days of commemoration will alienate the rapidly-growing section of society which is not religious.

Weekend Wrap for 19 April 2020

19 April 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 19 April 2020.

Go Secular or Give All a Say on Anzac Day

14 April 2020

Anzac Day services are traditionally dominated by Christian rituals and liturgy, but it’s time for that to change.

Weekend Wrap for 11 April 2020

11 April 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 11 April 2020.

Brisbane Archbishop links VAD and coronavirus

8 April 2020

Queensland parliamentary committee recommends new VAD laws; Archbishop deplores growing “shadow of death”.

Weekend Wrap for 4 April 2020

4 April 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 4 April 2020.

Morrison Commits Australia to God

1 April 2020

A leaked video shows Prime Minister Scott Morrison leading a private prayer session with Christian fundamentalists.

Weekend Wrap for 28 March 2020

28 March 2020

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