The Secular Spotlight Blog

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.

A Danger To Us All

27 March 2020

It’s incredible that some people continue to believe that their ‘freedom of religion’ trumps the health and safety of society.

Weekend Wrap for 22 March 2020

22 March 2020

Catch up on the latest secular news with the NSL’s Weekend Wrap for 22 March 2020.