Having separate Commissioners for each portfolio, at the Australian Human Rights Commission seems much more logical. It also looks like the Commission is getting some fresh resources and that is always good. The issues and debates covered by each arm of the Commission and the groups they talk to, with and advocate for are similar but diverse and need a full time specialist with the time and resources to move the agenda forward. In my mind though it doesn’t follow that the advocate must always be one of that community. I’m not surprised that Commissioner Innes is taking on the full time role for disability. I like him a lot […]
In one line, she challenged me. With 6 words she made me stop and reconsider. I have been challenged today. Challenged away from advocacy to participation. True participation. The embracing of life.. Beyond all the rhetoric I have been sprouting about living for the now. Possibly Related Posts: Stella, oh Stella Cross post: Menthol, Sunshine and the possibility of human potential stewed ant Just quietly Maybe not just faiths but denominations too?