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Australia Day and Invasion

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Guess what conflict I am talking about: Babies roasted in fire. Women and girls captured, raped and forced into sexual slavery. Men tortured and thrown into concentration camps. A systematic effort to destroy a human race. If you are thinking about recent news headlines you will probably think about ISIS. If you are thinking modern world history you may think about the Nazis. But if you are an...

Olympians And The Identity Lens

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The Olympics has long been an event that inspires millions of people around the world. This week a couple of interviews with some Aussie sports stars has made me think about Olympians And The Identity Lens. The first one was with Cate Campbell. She was the overwhelming favourite to win the womens 100 metre freestyle courtesy of setting a new world record just a month ago. After leading the race...

Forgiving Jon “Bones” Jones

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Jon “Bones” Jones, the youngest UFC World Champion ever, and one of the greatest pound for pound fighters in history was scheduled to be fighting this weekend at the historic UFC 200 event. However, due to testing positive to a banned substance, he could be facing years on the sidelines. Jones, a vocal Jesus follower, who already has a shady past, was already on the comeback trail after being...

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