October 13th 2007

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Articles from this issue:

EDITORIAL: China the key to Burma crisis

HUMAN RIGHTS: Christian freedoms under attack

CANBERRA OBSERVED: Election outcome will shape Australia's future

DRUGS: Parliamentary report's tough stance on illicit drugs

TERRORISM: After APEC: security review urgently needed

SCHOOLS: What price should we pay for progressive education?

LIFE ISSUES: Abortion - women's choice or coercion?

OPINION: Doctor sued over unplanned second child

COMPETITION: Coalition strengthens Trade Practices Act

INTERNET-FILTERING: YouTube launch of AFA election brochure

RURAL AFFAIRS: Farmers protest as water crisis deepens

CINEMA: Australia's seamy underside laid bare - The Jammed


How to reward teachers in special schools? (letter)

That Swedish film again (letter)

Proving his manhood? (letter)

Peter Keogh remembered (letter)

BOOKS: DELUDED BY DAWKINS? A Christian Response to The God Delusion, by Andrew Wilson

BOOKS: THE DANGEROUS BOOK FOR BOYS: Australian Edition, by Conn and Hal Iggulden

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Peter Keogh remembered (letter)

by Geoff Hicks

News Weekly, October 13, 2007


Kevin Harrold's eulogy of Peter Keogh (News Weekly, August 4, 2007) was all truth, heart and mateship.

Peter Keogh was a born leader with meaningful ideas. He loved his wife Pat, his family, his country Australia, the DLP, the NCC and the Church. Peter enjoyed parties, laughter and friends, and the long argument. He was fun to be with.

If it were not for unsung heroes like him, the battle for state aid for Christian schools would never have begun, let alone succeeded.

Thanks and vale, my avuncular friend.

Geoff Hicks,
Campbelltown, NSW

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