Discussion of crime and punishment inevitably gets heated. Some take the ‘prison is for punishment’ approach, while others highlight the social circumstances and personal difficulties that got people behind bars.
Tim Costello and the Alliance for Gambling Reform say donations from the gambling industry to political parties should stop.
What is life like when you have been held in offshore detention for four years, with little to no hope of permanent resettlement?
The result of the marriage survey, with its consequent change to the law, has opened up the question of religious freedom in Australia.
Just days after returning from Bangladesh Rev Tim Costello said that it was “the worst human suffering that I have personally witnessed”.
Daniel Christianz says it was the very churches that were vandalised with "vote yes" graffiti, where he actually learned to love the gay community.
When two Melbourne churches were vandalised with graffiti by an angry yes campaigner, the pastors responded with peaceful messages of grace and love.