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Egalitarianism and Multiculturalism/Diversity

A conversation about how Australians react to people from different cultures who get ahead in this country left me searching for the difference between egalitarianism and multiculturalism and I came across this article by a blogger called Perplexio, speaking of their experience in the USA…..worth a read! "As those who read here regularly have likely surmised, I'm a rather dyed in… (more…)

January 29, 2014 by

Re-Leaf Appeal Concert

Many people have recently been affected by the bushfires in NSW Central Coast. The Central Coasts' Star 104.5 is holding a 'Re-Leaf' Appeal Concert as their way of facilitating Coasties in their desire to support the work of Salvos and other charities to assist those who have suffered as a result of the bushfires. The Central Coast Bushfire Appeal Concert 'Re-Leaf'… (more…)

October 30, 2013 by

Be Heard! FECCA’s Access and Equity Survey 2013

The Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia (FECCA) is the national peak body representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Each year, FECCA conducts Access and Equity consultations across Australia to learn about the experiences of CALD people in accessing Government services in a range of areas including employment, education, health, aged care services and more. As… (more…)

February 18, 2013 by

Violence Against Women: The Men Who Want To End It!

Dr Michael Flood  Senior Lecturer in Sociology will be one of the guest speakers at the  annual White Ribbon Day Luncheon taking place in Melbourne on the 23/11/12. His areas of expertise: Sociology of gender, especially in relation to men and masculinities. Sociology of interpersonal violence and especially violence against women. Sexualities and especially male sexuality and heterosexuality. Sexual and reproductive… (more…)

November 23, 2012 by

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