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Role of mosques part of the solution

SINCE Australians woke to the news of counter-terrorism raids, talkback and TV have filled with talk of “home-grown terrorism” and "enemies within".

Greg Bray

Greg Bray, columnist for the Gladstone Observer.

Wanted: one new columnist for The Observer

WRITIN' RETURN: Folks, it’s not easy coming up with 300 words for this column every Wednesday, so I’m not doing it anymore.


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GregBray - Gladstone

Ta for dropping by folks! And I'd encourage both of you to have a crack? It'd be great to see more locals stepping up to the crease, even if does mean ruffling a few feathers :) (Try to avoid getting sued or divorced though!)

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OPINION: Councillor might like to join the grown-ups

CR Peter Cox considers the main issue in relation to the Sekisui House proposal at Yaroomba is that “the community needs to engage in a grown-up conversation”.


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Ozmick - Brisbane Gpo

The LAP is a legal plan, and I wonder if there is any legal address by the community against those who want to breach or amend the plan without majority community support. Comment from a lawyer would be welcomed.

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