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May 10, 2016

Mental Health, Housing, Homelessness and Incarceration

Historically, state-run mental health facilities have been the mainstay of caring for people with serious mental illnesses, the reality was a lot of people ‘lived’ in those institutions for many […]
May 5, 2016
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Mary Elliott

22 APRIL 1914 – 19 MARCH 2005 * Mary Elliott, – double ‘l’, double ‘t’, no middle name, – was the first daughter of Charles John and Rosina Elliott, first […]
May 5, 2016
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Josephine Butler: Feminist, Activist, Evangelical Christian

Born: April 13, 1828 – Died: December 30, 1906 Josephine Butler once described as ‘the most distinguished Englishwoman of the nineteenth century’ was a Victorian era British feminist and social […]
May 2, 2016
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Negative Gearing Supports Structural Inequality

Once upon a time, the Federal Treasurer, Joe Hockey frustrated many would be first home buyers by saying “get a good job that pays good money”.  Needless to say, it […]