Stephen Hall

March 17, 2015
remote community

Governments needs to close respect gap with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Governments needs to engage more and listen to First Peoples to develop a better understanding of culture, connection to land, and health and wellbeing. The Prime Minister’s recent comments about […]
March 12, 2015
Right to Protest

WA Government legislating to remove people’s rights to peaceful protest

The Barnett Government has introduced a Bill that would allow for peaceful protesters to be jailed for 2 years for stopping work.  The “The Criminal Code Amendment (Prevention of Lawful […]
January 6, 2015
camfield

The role Churches took in relation to the Stolen Generations

The picture (undated) is of ‘Camfield’ an institution for Aboriginal children that was operated by the Anglican Church in Albany till about 1870. The following in a transcript of an […]
December 12, 2014
lorna green

Are Police Strip Searches State Sanctioned Sexual Assault?

Rev. Lorna Green, an Anglican parish priest is among eight religious protesters strip-searched by WA Police after a peaceful demonstration at Foreign Minister Julie Bishop’s office. Can the Commissioner of […]