Last week, Greenpeace uploaded this advertisement which has now gone viral and the video has had over 750 000 views in less than a week. The ad highlights a campaign to start a national ‘Cash for Containers’ scheme in Australia (like one already operating in South Australia) and is a reaction to a recent law suit involving Coca-Cola in the Northern Territory.
A ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian Hamas movement which governs Gaza has come into effect overnight.
Over the past week violence in the Gaza Strip, a narrow band of land bordering Egypt, Israel and the Mediterranean Sea, sharply escalated and at least 157 people have died.
A new report released today by the Major Church Providers of social services in Australia shows some people living on the dole are living in such poverty, that their chances of getting a job are seriously limited.
"And God created the man in his image. In the image of God he created him. Male and female he created them." Genesis 1:27
A proposal by the Anglican Church for a wife to promise to 'submit' to her husband in her marriage vows has caused a furore in the Australian media.