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Letter to the Minister regarding Rio Tinto's destruction of Sacred Sites

Posted Jun 25, 2020

Updated on Jun 25, 2020

Letter to the Minister Dear Minister I write on behalf of Catholics in Coalition for Justice and Peace Sydney, ccjp@bigpond.com  to express our deep dismay at the wanton destruction of the two sacred sites at Juukan Gorge  WA by Rio Tinto Ltd.  As a faith-based organisation we understand the spiritual importance of ...more

Just Now - October 2019 edition

Posted Oct 10, 2019

Two and a half years after the Statement of the Heart, the latest edition of 'Just Now' from the CRA Justice Committee looks at the journey to A CONSTITUTIONAL VOICE FOR INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS and separates the facts from various fictions. ...more

Let's really talk about constitutional recognition

Posted Feb 18, 2019

Let's really talk about constitutional recognition

Jennifer Newman's Sunday seminar on 17 February 2019 took us to understanding the two-way movement required for true decolonisation of Australia's history of over 60,200 years and for seeking equal participation in the national polity. ...more

Uluru Statement from the Heart and Indigenous incarceration

Posted Jul 19, 2017

The Uluru Statement from the Heart sets a way forward that invites all Australians to create our future together. The statement also highlights shocking rates of Indigenous imprisonment. The July issue of CLRI NSW's Just in Time publication looks at w ...more

Edited Transcript and Photos from Linda Burney February Address

Posted Feb 26, 2017

Edited Transcript and Photos from Linda Burney February Address

Read an edited transcript and see the event in images from the recent Sunday Seminar address by Linda Burney MP ...more