On Manus and Nauru we can’t sit back and hope for leadership from our politicians

On Manus and Nauru we can’t sit back and hope for leadership from our politicians

If we’ve learnt anything from the #LetThemStay campaign. If we’ve learnt anything from Baby Asha and the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. If we’ve learnt anything from the church sanctuary movement, it’s this: on this issue, we can’t sit back and hope for leadership from our politicians. It’s you who must lead them.

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The gap grows wider for remote communities struggling with severe overcrowding

The gap grows wider for remote communities struggling with severe overcrowding

To achieve the Close the Gap measures, the federal and territory governments need to engage in genuine dialogue with Aboriginal people. The chronic crisis of overcrowding can only be addressed through a collaborative approach, with a view to ultimately giving control back to Aboriginal communities.

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