Social Justice

Shepherding resistance


· Wednesday, August 2, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


I’m in the West Bank as part of a World Council of Churches program, to provide protective presence and monitor human rights.

Time for leadership on unaffordable rental crisis


· Friday, July 28, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Nadine Carrick pays 70 per cent of her income on rent – and her story is by no means unusual in Sydney’s crisis of unaffordable housing.

First Indigenous event at Royal Randwick


· Monday, July 10, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


The Aboriginal Housing Company (AHC) held the “Leading the Way” Cultural Race Day on Saturday, June 10 at the Royal Randwick Turf Club. The event launched the AHC’s Leading the Way fund, the core focus of which is to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to enhance their career paths through further education, training and employment opportunities.

Religious violence our common enemy


· Friday, July 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Muslims Australia condemns the terrorist attack on June 19 at the Finsbury Park Mosque, North London and prays for the victims of this barbaric attack.

The City of Sydney brings new hope for refugees


· Friday, July 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


W2Sydney is a volunteer-based program that will engage 20 City of Sydney residents as ambassadors to introduce refugees to Sydney

Childhood obesity and nutrition – a social justice issue


· Friday, July 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Childhood obesity is a problem that can compromise health, well-being and opportunity throughout life.

Inspiring activist revisits local connections


· Friday, June 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Joyce Clague has spent her life creating change for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Affordable Housing Assembly sends strong message to Minister


· Thursday, June 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Inclusionary targets should be applied to whole developments, not only the ‘uplift’.

Churches’ apology to sex and gender diverse community


· Tuesday, May 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Official launch of Equal Voices by the Hon. Michael Kirby.

Why do we forgive men who perpetrate violence and destroy women who are the victims of it?


· Tuesday, May 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Does any of this sound familiar? A man is arrested charged, pleads guilty and convicted of killing his partner. His community says: he was such a lovely fella,…