Contributors – The Centre for Independent Studies

Ryan Messmore


Featured Publication

  • What Kind of Religion Is Free in the Public Square? A Warning from the United States 06 March 2013 | OP129
    Recent events in the United States suggest a weakening of robust religious freedom, with religious organisations and institutions facing critical challenges to their freedom in the public square. The problem is not simply one of a handful of secular voices…...
    Recent events in the United States suggest a weakening of robust religious freedom, with religious organisations and institutions facing critical challenges to their freedom in the public square. The problem is not simply one of a handful of secular voices…
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Media & Commentary

  • Faith-based initiatives deserve a place in the public sphere 22 October 2012 | The Australian
    The violence of radical protest groups? Lawsuits of secularists bent on scrubbing religion from the public square? Or might a more pernicious – because more subtle – threat lie at hand: the narrowing of religious liberty to a mere "freedom…
    The violence of radical protest groups? Lawsuits of secularists bent on scrubbing religion from the public square? Or might a more pernicious – because more subtle – threat lie at hand: the narrowing of religious liberty to a mere "freedom…
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