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Articles by: Evan Ellis

May we act always with compassion in the service of the sick

The outbreak of the coronavirus reminds us how fragile and interdependent our societies are, and...

Posted on: February 19, 2020

Surrendering our sense of seasonality

There are times to plant, harvest and also a time to down tools all together.

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Paralympics strike different tone to Olympics

The unique challenges of competing in Rio, which so often became the headline during the...

Posted on: September 20, 2016

How do you make yourself heard?

How do you make yourself heard?

Does it even matter if we have a perfect policy formulation in response to Australia’s...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

Refugees: the people behind the label

The issue of refugees is a divisive one in Australia. Debate is fierce. Opinions are...

Posted on: June 18, 2013

Young shoulders, big hearts

Young shoulders, big hearts

Liz Byron and Hannah White are now a long way from Christmas Island, but it’s...

Posted on: May 21, 2013

Advancing a fair Australia

Advancing a fair Australia

The Australia Day long weekend had barely wrapped up – with leftovers uneaten, certificates of...

Posted on: February 19, 2013

Catholic and Aboriginal ‘listening revolutions’

Catholic and Aboriginal ‘listening revolutions’

In times of flux, which can be soil for new growth, Benedict reminds us that...

Posted on: September 18, 2012

Coffee and chocolate: a good starting place

Coffee and chocolate: a good starting place

If you grabbed a handful of people off the street and asked them what they...

Posted on: May 15, 2012

Multiculturalism: complex but incredibly worthwhile

Multiculturalism: complex but incredibly worthwhile

Working with migrants and refugees helps you to see your country anew through their eyes....

Posted on: March 20, 2012