Nomadland – an American tragedy


· Saturday, February 10, 2018 · 1 Comment 


Nomadland – Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century, by Jessica Bruder paints a disturbing picture.

Waterloo sustainability, on the level


· Thursday, February 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Sustainability workshop – save the date February 22 10am-1pm.

Remembrance and justice for Forgotten Australians


· Friday, December 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Marking the anniversary of the 2009 National Apology to Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants.

The long road to 10c refunds


· Friday, December 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


It has been a long journey, campaigning for 10-cent refunds on bottles and cans as a proven solution to the 8 billion or so that currently end up…

‘The river is like the blood in our bodies …’


· Friday, November 10, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


“You might think it looks lovely, but all I see is misery.” These were the words that Uncle Darrell Sumner, a Ngarrindjeri elder, used to describe the state of the Coorong.



· Saturday, October 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Using technology to support poor farmers in emerging economies.

Like other faiths, Islam is radical as well as conservative


· Wednesday, September 6, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Susan Carland, lecturer at Monash University in Melbourne, has recently launched her book Women, Faith and Sexism – Fighting Hislam.

From strength to strength: Christina’s story


· Wednesday, September 6, 2017 · 1 Comment 


Christina and the OxDAMN This Is Hard team walked 100 kms on August 25-27 for Oxfam Trailwalker, its major fundraiser.

Two generations of Amnesty


· Thursday, August 3, 2017 · 1 Comment 


Dora Eisenberg’s story could easily be something you’d read in a book that you wouldn’t want to put down.

Urgent medical care for Mosul’s sick and wounded


· Friday, July 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


As fighting continues in Mosul, Iraq, Médecins Sans Frontières is on the ground providing lifesaving medical care.