Roundup: mandatory detention, Canberra bus tickets, Uniting Church ‘on the way’, food campaign, Americans and God
Human Rights Commission President Catherine Branson QC has said the Commission would continue to urge the Government to end its system of mandatory and indefinite immigration detention.
The ACT Government has moved to ease the burden of Canberra’s new electronic bus ticketing system on the poor.
Thirty-four years ago the Uniting Church was born amid great celebration and a clear vision of what this church was called to be. The ‘On the Way’ project celebrates the anniversary of the church and provides ways in which Uniting people can join in its journey of joy, commitment and service.
The Anglican Alliance has launched a food campaign targeting G20 and African governments in the run-up to this month’s meetings on the global food crisis.
Professed belief is lower among younger Americans, Easterners, and liberals.