Media

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010     

2016

3 September 2016 – Xavier Symons
‘Bioethicists challenge right to conscientious objection’ BioEdge

22 June 2016 – John Rees
‘“Son of Lies”: History, Baghdadi and the Legacy of ISIS’ The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

15 June 2016 – Xavier Symons
‘Me Before You: life, disability and “inspiration porn”’ The Conversation

12 May 2016 – Xavier Symons
‘Beyond 14 Days: Should there be Changes to Embryo Exerimentation?’ ABC Religion and Ethics

29 April 2016 - John Rees
‘Religion in the Archives of IR’ The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

14 April 2016 - Xavier Symons
‘Incommensurable Rights: The Dilemma of Sperm Donor Anonymity’ ABC Religion and Ethics

7 March 2016 – Xavier Symons
‘Six points on Pell’ ONLINE Opinion, Australia’s e-Journal of Social and Political Debate

27 February 2016 – Xavier Symons
‘Peter Singer under fire, again’ BioEdge

25 February 2016 - John Rees
‘Citizens Not Zombies: Rethinking Assumptions about US Religious Voters’ The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

29 January 2016 – John Rees
‘Middle Power Religion’ The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

21 December 2015 - John Rees
‘Why ‘theocracy’ Is a Failed Concept in IR’ The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

2015

26 November 2015 - Sandra Lynch
Institute Director wins research grant in health care ethics education

7 May 2015 - John Rees
Lest We Forget: Religion and the Remembrance of War in a Secular State’, The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

28 April 2015 - Patrick Langrell
'Is Ethics Wedded to Same-Sex Marriage?', ABC Religion & Ethics

1 April 2015 - John Rees
'To Be, or Not to Be [Reincarnated] – That Is The [Political] Question', The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

1 April 2015 - John Rees
'Religion in IR: That Cousin We Never Knew', The Religion Gap – With John A. Rees, E-International Relations

9 March 2015 - Sandra Lynch
'Role ball = Role Model?', 2SER Breakfast Radio

23 February 2015 - Sandra Lynch
'Moral clauses in sports contracts put professional athletes under 'unfair scrutiny', say academics', ABC The World Today

26 February 2015 - Sandra Lynch
'Being great at sport does not come with good moral judgement', The Conversation

17 February 2015 – Matthew Beard,
Interviewee, ‘The Ethics of the War on Terror’, Eureka Street Vol. 25, No. 3

12 February 2015 – Matthew Beard,
Interviewee, ‘American Sniper murder trial highlights problems facing traumatised military veterans’, ABC The World Today

11 February 2015 – Matthew Beard,
'It's a Hell of a Thing': American Sniper and the True Cost of Killing’, ABC Religion and Ethics

7 January 2015 – Matthew Beard,
The moral life might seem boring, but it takes imagination to live it’, The Conversation

2014

20 November 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Love, wisdom and wonder: three reasons to celebrate philosophy’, The Conversation

10 October 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Inside the mind of a torturer ABC The Drum

30 September 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Confronting the Complexity of ‘Evil’ from Islamic State to Ebola’, ABC Religion and Ethics 

23 September 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest radio commentator,
Religion and Ethics: Freedom Vs Security’, ABC Radio National Drive

19 September 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest radio commentator,
Responding to Tragedy’, Hope FM Open House  

15 September 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Free your mind – but are there ideas we shouldn’t contemplate?’, The Conversation

31 August 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest panelist,
The Moral Compass,’ ABCTV

28 August 2014 – Matthew Beard,
What’s behind the spy ‘code of conduct’ between Australia and Indonesia?’, The Guardian

11 August 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Gammy Chanbua and the Problem of Commodification of Persons’, ABC Religion and Ethics

11 August 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Good Christian morality is better than bad science’, Eureka Street

10 August 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest radio commentator, Sundays with James O’ Loghlin, ABC Local

7 August 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Sacrificing Liberty in the Pursuit of Security’, ABC The Drum

4 August 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Why the UN should send peacekeepers into Gaza’, Crikey

24 July 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Blood, tears, and ethics in Gaza’, Eureka Street

22 July 2014 – Matthew Beard,
The world is burning, but remember our sympathy only goes so far,’ The Guardian Australia

17 July 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest radio commentator,
Ethicist warns of risk to Australia’s reputation,’ Radio New Zealand International

13 July 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest panelist,
The Moral Compass,’ ABCTV

9 July 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Accusations of Moral Blackmail are Cruelly Simple,’ The Drum

8 July 2014 – Matthew Beard, Guest radio commentator,
Religion and Ethics: privacy breaches’, ABC Radio National Drive

3 July 2014 – Matthew Beard,
The Virtue of Proportionate Response: Why Israel Must Resist Personal Vengeance,’ ABC Religion and Ethics

25 June 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Honour Killings: Crossing the Line with a Dangerous Idea,’ The Age (also in print)

17 June 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Deserters aren’t born, but made: Bowe Bergdahl and moral injury,’ The Conversation

June 7 2014 – John A. Rees,
'Like it or not, monarchies are enduring for several reasons', The Conversation

3 June 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Disillusionment and Moral Injury: the Curious Case of Bowe Bergdahl’, ABC Religion and Ethics

6 May 2014 – Matthew  Beard, Guest radio commentator,
Religion and ethics: media moguls melee morals’, ABC Radio National Drive

26 April 2014 – Tracey Rowland,
Saint John Paul II: Doctor of Incarnate Love’, ABC Religion and Ethics

24 April 2014 – Matthew Beard,
Supporting Our Veterans: Moral Therapy in Civilian Life,’ ABC Religion and Ethics

7 April 2014 – Tracey Rowland,
The Dying of the Light? Catholic Education and the Bureaucratic Usurpation of Grace’, ABC Religion and Ethics

17 March 2014 – Scott Stephens, Tracey Rowland, Richard Umbers et. Al.,
The Francis Phenomenon, or Media Infatuation? Reflections on the Anniversary of a Pontificate’, ABC Religion and Ethics

March 6 2014 – John A. Rees,
'Religion and the Ukraine Crisis: Four Key Questions', The Religion Factor

20 February 2014 – Richard Umbers,
Special Religious Instruction is inane, but comparative religion is impotent: What's the alternative?’, ABC Religion and Ethics

2013

2 September 2013 – Matthew Beard,
War as Punishment: President Obama’s Syrian Solution’, ABC Religion and Ethics

13 March 2013 – Matthew Beard,
Cardinal numbers: what in God’s name is happening in the Sistine Chapel?’, The Conversation

8 March 2013 – Matthew Beard,
Guest radio commentator, Hack, Triple j

7 March 2013 – Matthew Beard,
NRL: more than Sharks in the water at Cronulla?’, The Conversation

18 January 2013 – Sandra Lynch,
Lance Armstrong's Wrong Turn at the Moral and Legal Crossroads', The Conversation

2012

3 July 2012 – Matthew Beard,
'From religion to patriotism: how we see the death of the soldier', The Conversation

27 March 2012 – Matthew Beard,
'Abbot's nanny plan isn't supercalifragilisticexpialidocious', The Punch

20 January 2012 – Matthew Beard,
'The biggest bigots are the buggers who blame bigotry', The Punch

2011

5 November 2011 – Matthew Beard,
'We don't expect much from the youth so that's what we get', The Punch

18 October 2011 – Matthew Beard,
'Business or pleasure? Ryan Tandy and the NRL take the fun out of rugby league', The Conversation

3 September 2011 – Matthew Beard,
'The thinking man's approach to university', Sydney Morning Herald

2010

2010 – Sandra Lynch and Matthew Beard,
'Business Ethics: Paradox or Parable?', AAPAE Newsletter