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April 21, 2021

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Last Monday on Q&A someone tweeted in regards to Scott Morrison ‘What you see is what you get – that’s what worries me’. 

I can only  agree.

Scott Morrison’s religious practice is particularly worrying. 

The techniques and methods used by pentecostal churches are the same as those used by Hitler in his rallies.It’s all about the submergence of the individual ego into a group ego.

This gives people a sense of relief from individual responsibility and makes them very suggestible.

It has sweet FA to do with Jesus. A person who thinks this  collective brainwashing is a positive experience is very troubling to me. 

There is also the question (often asked) of why, if Scott Morrison is such a good Christian, is he incapable of showing any mercy and compassion to asylum seekers and demonstrates such harsh attitudes to the unemployed?

As for Israel Folau and others of his ilk, they seem to believe that god has vouchsafed to them alone the meaning of the Bible. This leads to a narcissistic arrogance of unbelievable proportions.

Society should resist all attempts to grant religious-freedom laws. 

These groups are in fact asking for the right to discriminate in ways that no other individual or organisation is allowed.

David Gilet 

Byron Bay 

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  1. I moved to the Northern Rivers rather than QLD to avoid the racism and the anti-Islamic prejudices you more often hear up there. Now we are getting the same sort of nonsense in this area against Christians. As a Christian I am worried for my safety, so I better buy a garden Buddha from Bunnings so I don’t stand out to much.


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Cartoon of the week – 21 April, 2021

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