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Explainer: The Ruddock Review and LGBT students and teachers

October 23, 2018

In this edition Explainer: The Ruddock Review and LGBT students and teachers; Calls for greater transparency and accountability for secret ‘STMP’ policing policy; Sri Lanka: new transitional justice mechanism bill on reparations passed; Litigating for change seminar – thank you!; … read more

Insurers appalling response to mental illness: Banking Royal Commission

September 21, 2018

In this edition Insurers appalling response to mental illness: Banking Royal Commission; Free legal clinic opens at Raymond Terrace; Consumer engagement: How do the energy distributors stack up?; Disability advocacy organisations need secure, long-term funding; Macquarie Foundation Staff Awards; Practical … read more

Great news for girls! An end to school uniform discrimination in NSW

August 10, 2018

In this edition Great news for girls! An end to school uniform discrimination in NSW; Mental Health Matters Forum; Homelessness Week 2018; Human Rights Awards 2018: deadline extended

Forum: Mental health matters

July 12, 2018

In this edition: Forum: Mental health matters; ‘In Poor Health’: the case for urgent reform for asylum seekers denied medical care; TV networks to make sure Deaf community included in major announcements; Thank you for sharing our passion for social … read more

Please help us continue the fight for social justice

June 12, 2018

In this edition: Please help us continue the fight for social justice; ‘In Poor Health’: report on health care in immigration detention out tomorrow; Sri Lanka conflict mapping project enters phase two; Time for recognition: Uluru Statement from the Heart; … read more

Banking Royal Commission urged to consider mental health discrimination

May 18, 2018

In this edition: Banking Royal Commission urged to consider mental health discrimination; Bungled police response leaves DV victim behind bars; Family Matters National Week of Action; Thanks and Farewell Lou Schetzer

Blind consumers launch discrimination case re CBA’s ‘nightmare’ EFTPOS machines

April 18, 2018

In this edition: Blind consumers launch discrimination case re CBA’s ‘nightmare’ EFTPOS machines; Leading Change: PIAC video online; Mental health discrimination: calls for life insurers to be held to account; Homelessness in NSW up by 37% since 2011; Anneliese Harris: … read more

Social Justice Dinner 2018 – thank you!

March 7, 2018

In this edition: Social Justice Dinner 2018 – thank you!; The ‘nightmare’ EFTPOS machines that the CBA won’t change; Opinion: NSW Anti-discrimination law arguably the worst of its kind; Victory for public access to Crown Land: Talus St Reserve case … read more

Social Justice Dinner with Prof Megan Davis

February 9, 2018

In this edition: Social Justice Dinner with Prof Megan Davis; Come work with us; PIAC Calls for Parliament to Reject Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform Bill; Ending mental health insurance discrimination: Progress!; PIAC hosts Uluru Statement from the Heart; Modernising … read more

Help us support Aboriginal kids in out-of-home care

December 14, 2017

In this edition Help us support Aboriginal kids in out-of-home care: Love wins!: Win for children leaving care; Insurers under mounting pressure to reform mental health practices; Ryan Whittard & PIAC win Walanga Muru awards; Remembering Dale King 1955-2017

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