Solidarity & Protection
How would you describe the requirements of basic human solidarity? How would you like to be treated if you were a stranger or seeking protection?
Bishop Saunders: Asylum Seekers Need Protection & Security
Bishop Christopher Saunders, Chair of the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, denounced the Australia government’s asylum seeker policy as “a campaign of cruelty”. He called for compassion and international cooperation. Read the media release here. When you read about asylum seekers, what is your first instinct – to protect your own way of life,...
Refugees Have Human Rights
Are all of the human rights of refugees recognised in your country or are they treated as something less than human? How can we better respect the humanity of those living outside their home countries?