Posts Tagged ‘Mike Baird’

Why I hope NSW does not embrace voluntary assisted dying

Thursday, October 14th, 2021
Voluntary Assisted Dying

When faced with the terminal suffering of someone you love, almost nothing else matters. I understand the pain. The renewed debate about voluntary assisted dying in NSW is personal for me – my mother died earlier this year following a battle with a terrible disease over a number of years. There were days when I Read more

Marist’s winning fight for asylum seekers’ city travel

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

A campaign led by a Marist priest will see asylum seekers in Sydney given travel concession cards which will help them access services and support. Fr Jim Carty led a campaign by the Sydney Alliance to get the concession for newly arrived refugees and asylum seekers living in the community. For almost six months, members Read more