#019: Pastor Peter Pilt

Peter Pilt is a political pastor most widely known as an outspoken Christian blogger who wishes people could debate opinions without being insulting OR easily offended. We talk about Christian activism, halal certification, practical kindness, and foreign aid.

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#018: Superannuation Policy Simplified

Michael Lorimer explains and simplifies superannuation, and where the last two “conservative” budgets have betrayed all Australians with silly and unnecessary complexities only recently removed. Michael has extensive involvement in the development of superannuation legislation and policy..

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#017: Senator Pauline Hanson

Pauline Hanson is undoubtedly one of the most influential people in Australia, a Qld Senator in the federal Parliament, and leader of the Pauline Hanson’s One Nation party. She sat down with Dave Pellowe to discuss the Family Law Court, Australian Culture and Immigration, and the many issues to be considered at the next Queensland election.

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#016: Health Laws & Lobbyists

Gary Johns was the Labor federal Member for Petrie from 1987 to 1996 and served in Paul Keating’s cabinet. He joined me to talk about his journey from the political left to right and his new book, “Your Body Belongs To The Nation”.

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#015: Journalism – Reporting and Commentary

Peter Gleeson is the Editor of the Sunday Mail, Queensland’s largest print newspaper. We talk about his long career, the changes he’s seen, the differences between reporting and commentary, and the options before Malcolm Turnbull, Cory Bernardi, and Qld voters at their coming state election.

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#014: China – Rights & Freedom

Dan Ryan is a board member of the Australia-China Council and is actively involved in public policy matters in Asia. We discuss the relationship between Australia and China, human rights, religious freedom, and the similarities between us.

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#013: Marriage Reality

Dr David van Gend is a family doctor in Toowoomba and a frequent contributor to national debates on life and family issues. He’s debated bioethical issues on programs such as ABC Lateline, The 7.30 Report and SBS Insight. He’s also the author of the best-selling new book: “Stealing From a Child: the Injustice of ‘Marriage Equality’”.

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#012: Killing Euthanasia Myths

Andrew Denton’s speech to the National Press Club sounds persuasive and smooth initially, but upon closer inspection rests entirely on subjective emotions, stories and anecdotes – and not evidence. Bill Muehlenberg, author of “The Challenge of Euthanasia”, joins Dave Pellowe to examine Denton’s points one by one.

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#011: Excellence In Stupidity

Meet Stuart Ballantyne, owner of Australia’s largest ship designing company. We discuss payroll tax, company tax, water transport ideas, Qantas interfering in Australian politics, and consumer activism. Read about each topic quickly or watch the equally brief segments one at a time.

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#010: What Syrians Really Say About Their War

George Salloum is an Arab Aussie whose parents immigrated to Sydney in the early 70s. With well over a hundred first and second cousins still living in Syria, he has some very different reports of what’s been happening in the Syrian war since 2011. We’ve been told it’s a civil war against an evil regime with a hated dictator. But should we believe everything we see on the internet or in the media?

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#009: Climate Change – Alarmism or Scepticism?

Senator Malcolm Roberts is a newly elected representative of Qld and from the Pauline Hanson One Nation Party. Senator Roberts & Dave Pellowe discuss what's been driving the climate alarmism under its various names in the United Nations for several decades, the...

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#008: Human Rights & Religious Freedom

This is exciting news for Christians, ministers and Christian organisations. You’re not alone anymore. There is now a human rights organisation in Australia that will provide pro bono (free) legal advice if you’re threatened with legal trouble because of your Christian identity or beliefs.

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#007: Protecting Our Culture, Protectionism & Penalty Rates

George Christensen is one of the good guys. He refuses to serve political correctness, and refuses to be silent or "play it safe" on issues that matter the most to the people in his electorate. Mr Christensen is the Federal Member of Parliament for the electorate of...

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#006: Foreign Aid, Refugees & Immigration

Rod McGarvie, UN Peacekeeper, cultural expert and political campaigner joins Dave Pellowe to discuss his qualified insights into what works and what doesn’t in foreign aid, refugee and immigration policies, as well as the future of Australia’s conservative minor parties.

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#005: Don’t Vote For A Christian!

Don't Vote For A Christian! In this week's episode we closely examine a classic example of when voting for a Christian can be the worst choice for Christian values. Kevin Rudd contested his last, failed election fighting against the definition of marriage Jesus...

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#004: What’s Inside “Safe” Schools?

What's Inside "Safe Schools" In this week's episode of "Church And State" I sat down with Wendy Francis of the Australian Christian Lobby and we discussed the clear and present danger to our children being funded by taxpayers and supported by politicians. Watch now or...

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