Social Justice

June 2, 2017
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White Australia Policy, Race and the Uluru Statement

I have written on the White Australia Policy and racism extensively before and will not re-state all of that here; except to say that Australia was explicitly and intentionally developed […]
May 31, 2017

Housing Security and the Wellbeing of Children

We are in the midst of an economic downturn that is probably going to be longer and deeper than ever before. Unemployment is high, household budgets are under pressure and […]
May 28, 2017
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From Reconciliation to Engagement

Carol Innes (Co Chair of Reconciliation WA) 27 May 2017 Wadjemup (Rottnest Island) Good morning I would like to thank my brothers for the Welcome to Country.  I would like […]
April 27, 2017
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Mental Health, Poverty and Housing

Mental health workers have long campaigned to end the stigma associated with mental illness by raising community awareness about mental health. However, while removing the stigma about mental health is […]