Social Justice

"Our problems stem from our acceptance of this filthy, rotten system"

Dorothy Day

March 6, 2018
advocacy activism

Advocacy versus Activism: What is the difference?

This is partly autobiographical in that I am seeking to understand how I have moved from being an activist to an advocate, what that means,  and when is it appropriate […]
January 31, 2018
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The Need for a National Aboriginal Housing Policy and Advocacy Organisation

There is a massive need for a coordinated approach to Aboriginal housing policy development and advocacy in the community sector, this has become particularly apparent in relation to the future […]
January 15, 2018

Families and homelessness

Families experiencing homelessness is a growing social problem. Service providers in communities across the country are seeing more families living in caravan parks, on the streets, in cars, and in […]
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
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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 […]

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

Martin Luther King Jr