History

"History is formed by the people, those who have power and those without power. Each one of us makes history."

Anselm Kiefer

September 18, 2017
Xns and marriage equality

Correcting the misrepresentations of the Australian Archbishops against same sex marriage

The recent comments by Australian Archbishops against same sex Marriage are contrary to the Bible and to the history of religion and marriage and seek mandate Roman pagan monogamy. They […]
August 21, 2017
leadership

Australia must work towards recognition in a form that is acceptable to the Aboriginal community

The Uluru Statement ‘From the Heart’ and the recommendations of the Referendum Council have to be responded to by both the Parliament and the Government. The Referendum Council Report is […]
July 27, 2017
never judge

Can Homelessness happen to anyone?

Is homelessness such a fairly random event that it could happen to anyone, as it is often claimed? In an attempt to avoid the ‘othering’ of those suffering acute forms […]
June 20, 2017
compromise

Empires, Refugees and Uluru

Empire and colonial expansion impacted on so many different people, in different ways, but with many commonalities. Empire provides a framework for examining terrorism, refugee rights and the rights of […]
June 20, 2017
home sweet homeless

What homeless people really need is a home, not a clean shirt or bowl of soup

by Cameron Parsell The intentions of those who provide charity to people on the streets are unambiguously positive. And yet, without them knowing, their actions can actually do more harm than […]
June 14, 2017
Uluru 3 asks words

Key issues are complex and inexorably intertwined

Six of the key issues of greatest concern for Aboriginal people are complex and inexorably intertwined – so much so that government, researchers, policy makers, along with Aboriginal leadership seem […]

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter"

Martin Luther King Jr