The rise and fall of religion in Australian politics

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Catholic BA Santamaria (left) had a huge impact on 20th century Australian politics. Image: Wikipedia Commons.

With the downfall of Family First, will we ever see another organised, coordinated political force in Australia?

As more people than ever identify as non-religious, the trend may be against those with faith in public life.

 

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