The John Wallis Memorial Lecture 2013 Martin Flanagan
01:05 pm | With Professor Brian Howe and Ged Kearney, President of the ACTU. For many, work is ever less secure, with…May 22 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
03:09 pm | Pat Power Bishop Emeritus Guest speaker at an SPC forum on 17 April 2013 “Growing up in Queanbeyan, adjacent…Apr 24 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
04:17 pm | Bishop Vincent Long launched Social Justice by Fr Bruce Duncan on 1 March at the Cardinal Knox Centre in…Mar 9 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
The Catholic debt to the Salvos
Spirituality in a secular society
Why faith matters for social justice
New leaders for Anglican & Catholic Christians
Hope for Justice & Reconciliation: Isaiah’s Voice in an Australian Context
SPC Newsletter March 2013. New lows for the asylum seeker debate.
A new Heaven and a new earth
Faith, values, & social policy
Reflections on the adventures of Frank Mount
SPC submission in response to Victorian Housing Enquiry 2012.
SPC’s recommendations on housing.
From Fear & Control to Freedom & Hope.
Santamaria’s Salesman: Kevin Peoples and the Catholic Rural Movement
National Directory of Refugee & Asylum Seeker Support Services
05:41 am | Bill Frilay Caritas Australia, the Catholic international aid organisation, has asked its supporters to email Senator Bob Carr, our new Foreign Minister, both to congratulate him on his appointment and to thank him for the Government’s commitment to increase Australia’s Official Development Assistance budget to 0.5 per cent of Gross National Income by 2015-16, “as…Apr 11 2012 / No Comment / Read More »
01:41 pm | By Bill Frilay. Whichever side of politics wins the September Election, it will encounter serious constraints and challenges in framing our future Commonwealth Budgets. Bill discusses expenditure, revenue, the deficit, and the way forward. He presents extracts and charts from Budget Paper No 1 to illustrate his comments on expenditure by function and real growth…Jun 18 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
11:02 am | By Bill Frilay. The International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) – the NGO leader on this issue – estimates that around 4,000-5,000 people were maimed or killed by landmines last year alone, and that millions more suffer from the agricultural, economic, and psychological impacts of the weapons. They estimate that there are still tens of…Sep 12 2012 / No Comment / Read More »
12:35 pm | Presented by Kevin O’Connor Professorial Fellow Urban Planning University of Melbourne. Wednesday 24 October 7pm. The Study Centre, Yarra Theological Union, Box Hill (best entry via 34 Bedford Street). Light refreshments afterwards. How do we really relate to the City of Melbourne? Kevin O’Connor argues that there are in fact five distinct Mebournes – the…Oct 12 2012 / No Comment / Read More »
11:25 am | The future of work Ged Kearney & Brian Howe Australia is seeing a new underclass of working people develop as a result of competitive pressures on key industries and the erosion of working conditions and remuneration, according to Professor Brian Howe and President of the ACTU, Ged Kearney. Speaking at an SPC forum on 28…Jun 3 2013 / No Comment / Read More »