Cody Mitchell

About Cody Mitchell

Cody Mitchell is a young historian finishing his undergraduate degree in history, a classical pianist and a keen writer. He was the 2019 winner of the James Dolan Memorial Prize in History. At age twelve, Cody started his own history website, History’s Page. After running a business with his parents from ages twelve to fifteen, Cody became a youth correspondent for YourCommonwealth.org.

Before studying at the University of New England, Cody attained a Diploma of Musical Theatre and qualifications in Liberal Arts and Science. You can read his academic works on Academia.edu. Cody loves reading, writing and exploring ideas, passions that he credits to his home school education.
27 10, 2021

Pro-Life is Pro-Science: Personhood and Biology are Linked

By |2021-10-25T18:25:25+11:00October 27th, 2021|Authors, Children, Faith, Family, Life, Safety & Security|0 Comments

It is commonly claimed that pro-life advocates are anti-science and draw on ‘mere’ religion to advance their perspective. Historian of philosophy Nancy R. Pearcey disagrees: she says personhood and biology are inseparable. In a 1996 opinion piece in First Things, legal academic Stanley Fish wrote the following: A ...read more

1 10, 2021

COVID-19: An Opportunity for Christians to Show a Divided World the Love of Christ

By |2021-10-04T17:04:00+11:00October 1st, 2021|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Faith, Freedom, Leadership, Prayer, Safety & Security|0 Comments

The COVID pandemic has provided Christians with a unique and unprecedented opportunity to shine the light of Christ through our unity and love. Sadly, many of us have squandered this opportunity. Fear and confusion pervade the current COVID climate. Behind both of these, however, is ...read more

27 09, 2021

BREAKING: NSW Releases Roadmap for ALL Citizens

By |2021-09-27T20:00:23+10:00September 27th, 2021|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Faith, Freedom, Safety & Security|2 Comments

In a recent announcement, the New South Wales government has claimed that it will lift restrictions for both unvaccinated and vaccinated citizens as of 1 December. While discrimination between vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals will continue past the 80% vaccination mark, expected to be reached on ...read more

17 09, 2021

Tragic Euthanasia Law Passes in QLD: Here’s How MPs Voted

By |2021-09-17T14:56:18+10:00September 17th, 2021|Australia, Euthanasia, Fairness & Justice, Faith, Life|2 Comments

In a tragic development in the fight for life, the Queensland parliament has voted overwhelmingly to support new euthanasia laws. Nonetheless, while the results are hugely disappointing, Christians were at the forefront of the opposition to the bill. On Thursday afternoon, sixty-one members of parliament ...read more

16 09, 2021

Police Access COVID Check-In Data to Solve Crimes

By |2021-09-15T17:45:40+10:00September 16th, 2021|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Freedom, Leadership, Safety & Security|2 Comments

ABC journalist Waleed Aly has raised concerns over recent reports that police had accessed or attempted to access COVID Check-In data. In an interview with David Speers on the ABC’s Insiders program, Aly arraigned the police actions, stating that they were outside the purview of ...read more

14 09, 2021

Labor Dodges Question on Church Vaccine Mandates

By |2021-09-13T21:34:49+10:00September 14th, 2021|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Faith, Freedom, Leadership, Safety & Security|0 Comments

On a recent edition of ABC’s Insiders program, the former Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Tanya Plibersek, avoided questions concerning church exemptions from vaccine mandates. Plibersek Comments on Mandatory Vaccines for Churches The ABC released the footage on Twitter on Sunday, showing the current Shadow ...read more

8 09, 2021

Hairdressers Oppose Vaccine Apartheid: Will Churches?

By |2021-09-09T17:50:14+10:00September 8th, 2021|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Faith, Freedom, Leadership, Safety & Security|10 Comments

The Australian Hairdressing Council has been vocal in its stand against government-led vaccine apartheid on the basis of medical status.  Christians need to take a similar decisive stand against mandatory vaccinations for church attendance. Hairdressers Have Taken a Stand In August, when Gladys Berejiklian first ...read more