State-sanctioned child abuse

Footage from Four Corners As I sat back watching ABC program Four Corners last night on ABC iView, I couldn’t help but think ‘What if that was me?’, or ‘Wha

Ba ha ha or Ba humbug?

Friday Forum Your views on the news “…a merry heart doeth good like a medicine.” – [Proverbs 17:22] “What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.” – Yiddish proverb. Humour.

Waleed Aly calls for ‘radical generosity’

Click image to watch video. The Project presenter Waleed Aly has urged Australians to end the ‘cycle of outrage’ by showing ‘radical generosity’ in the face of hostility.

Lentara’s FreshStart wins global award

Mohammed Isah (left), Program Manager of the Lentara UnitingCare Asylum Seeker Program with Sameer Sondhi, Director of Strategy and Growth atLentara UnitingCare.

Ray receives the gift of music

Ray McSweeney with Girrawheen Day Centre Coordinator, Rossella Frezza (L) and Music Therapist Winifred Beavers (R) along with Olive and John Evans from the Brighton Lions Club.

Prayers for France

REV SHARON HOLLIS Once again we find ourselves waking to shocking news of terrorism taking lives, upending our certainty, making us feel vulnerable and shaking our hope.