History

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

Anselm Kiefer

December 19, 2017
CHURCH burning

The burning issue of the Christian church, land and wealth

Land and wealth are always a vexing issue for the church. Where that wealth and land comes from is highly problematic in places like Australia. The value of the portfolio […]
December 14, 2017
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Indigenous Homelessness Figures Shame the Nation

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report on Specialist Homelessness Services 2016-17 found that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people ‘continue to be over-represented in both the national homeless […]
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
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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
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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
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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 […]

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

Martin Luther King Jr