Religious freedom should not be understood as an exemption from the law or a special privilege, but as a fundamental human right, the Australian Christian Lobby said today.
The comments come after calls by Amnesty International to remove religious exemptions from discrimination laws to strip Christian schools of their right to prefer employees who share their beliefs.Read more
A campaign by the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services called THEY Day is a waste of taxpayer funds and a dangerous experiment of political correctness, said the Australian Christian Lobby.Read more
No one should be sacked for expressing their personal political opinions online, Martyn Iles Managing Director of the Australian Christian Lobby said today.
Revelations that Angela Williamson was sacked by Cricket Australia following tweets to her personal twitter serves as a reminder that stifling free speech impacts every Australian.Read more
New data shows that progressive abortion laws risk becoming eugenic in nature the Australian Christian Lobby said today.Read more
Doctors will face disciplinary action for voicing opinions that differ from ‘generally accepted’ views under proposed changes to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority Code of Conduct.Read more
Revelations in today's Sunday Telegraph of Medical Board complaints against Dr David van Gend prove that plans to regulate doctors' free speech are dangerous.Read more
If the Leyonhjelm bill passes federal parliament one thing is guaranteed: the ACT will implement euthanasia legislation.Read more
Queenslanders will be shocked to learn the Queensland Law Reform Commission report on termination of pregnancy laws states that in some circumstances doctors should be forced to perform abortions against their conscience.Read more
Parents' rights to raise and educate their children again proved to be of concern as voters meet their candidates in Longman last night said Australian Christian LobbyRead more
Comments made today by Father Frank Brennan cast doubt on the adequacy of the Ruddock Review's response to religious freedom concerns in Australia according to the Australian Christian Lobby.Read more