Archives for September 2015

Defying the Border Force Act – Newcastle Town Hall 17 September 2015

Thank you for the invitation to join this panel discussion tonight. I think the late Albert Camus was right when he said that one cannot put themself in the service of those who make history but must remain at the service of those who suffer it. That is why we must thank Professor Isaacs, Alanna […]

Juanita Nielsen Memorial Lecture 2015 – Values in an age of uncertainty

I would like to show my respect and acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land, of elders past and present, on which this event takes place. I would like to thank Senator Lee Rhiannon for the invitation to speak tonight. I have long admired Senator Rhiannon’s ability to ask difficult questions, to organise and attend […]