Social Justice

June 25, 2018
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We whitewash the history of “whitewashing” Indigenous children.

Moralising over Trump’s removal of children from parents is a dilemma for Australia who has its own history of removing children from their family and communities. We still grapple with […]
May 21, 2018

Belief and Unbelief in Australia

Bishop Curry’s Sermon on ‘Love and Fire’ the weekend has thrown up lots of commentary, both for and against. Surely, it has also raised fundamental questions regarding belief. What does […]
March 15, 2018
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Duxton Declaration: A Statement of Commitment re Mental Health, Housing and Homelessness

The measure of a society is in how it responds to its dispossessed: to those among us who have lost their purchase on the good life, the benefits of a […]
March 6, 2018
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Advocacy versus Activism: What is the difference?

This is partly autobiographical in that I am seeking to understand how I have moved from being an activist to an advocate, what that means,  and when is it appropriate […]