Please support CCJP's advocacy in 2016
CCJP depends on the support of its members and donors to maintain its independent advocacy and awareness-raising work. Please help CCJP to continue advocating on social justice issues by becoming a member in 2016.
Membership is $50 and can be paid by cheque, credit card or Paypal. More information
- from Anne Lane and the CCJP Working group members
Posted Feb 7, 2016
This year our MPs and Senators will be asked to vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership’s implementing legislation. If they pass the TPP legislation they will be paving the way for the deal to come into force – meaning we’ll be vulnerable to lawsuits from foreign corporations and locked in to high medicine prices. In the ...more
Posted Feb 7, 2016
Prime Minister Turnbull is threatening to forcibly send 267 people seeking asylum, including small babies back to detention centres where they’re at serious risk of sexual and physical assault. Among the 267 are 80 children that were brought to Australia to receive urgent medical attention. New evidence has emerged that Paediatricians ...more
21 February 2016: Annual General Meeting and Sunday Seminar on “Domestic Violence – There’s never an excuse”
Posted Feb 6, 2016
Following our Annual General Meeting, we will have a speaker from the Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia. To make this event a fundraiser for RDVSA we will ask for a $10 contribution.
Please help spread the word about our seminar - you may wish to use this flyer
Posted Jan 28, 2016
We draw your attention to this petition to recognise Australia's frontier wars, a part of our nation's history that is yet to be properly acknowledged. The Australian Frontier Wars were fought from 1788 to the 1920s between Indigenous Australians and an invading coalition of white settlers, militia, police, and colonial soldiers. ...more
Posted Jan 27, 2016
Take action to your local Council and help frustrate Corporate involvement in Detention Centres ...more