History

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

Anselm Kiefer

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 […]
March 7, 2017

Why has housing not been on the state election agenda?

  80sqm housing blocks to go on sale in Perth, homelessness throughout Western and a steep fall in property values in Perth must make people wonder what is going on […]
January 26, 2017
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Australia Day & Indigenous Sovereignty

  ‘All Aborigines from Sydney onwards are to be made prisoners of war and if they resist they are to be shot and their bodies hung from trees in the […]
November 13, 2016
a Tear in the Soul

A Tear in the Soul by Amanda Webster (review)

Reconciliation is a long, hard road. But it begins with acknowledging that the damage is real, the anger justified.  A Tear in the Soul is a timely volume for people […]

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

Martin Luther King Jr