Inclusion

“Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?”

Desmond Tutu

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 […]
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 […]
July 17, 2017
Dodson signing

Dodson to the Senate (prelude)

Pat Dodson was nominated to fill a casual Senate vacancy by the WA Labor Party in 2016 after the resignation of Senator Joe Bullock. This required ratification of a joint […]
June 26, 2017
Australian Values pic

What are Australian values?

  The Australian Government wants its future citizens to be aware of “Australian society and values.” So, each eventual citizen has to undergo a test to show their understanding 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