Frank Brennan

The Protestant Reformation- 500 Years On

2017-11-28T10:32:56+11:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Frank Brennan SJ AO is Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Social Services Australia. His many books include books on Aboriginal issues such as The Wik Debate, One Land One Nation, Sharing the Country and Land Rights Queensland Style. His books on civil liberties are Too Much Order with Too Little Law and Legislating Liberty. Among his many posts have been Professor [...]

The Protestant Reformation- 500 Years On

2018-12-06T13:51:44+11:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Function|Tags: , , , , |

Speaker(s):  FR FRANK BRENNAN AO (CEO, Catholic Social Services Australia; BISHOP PETER J. ELLIOTT DD (Auxiliary Bishop, Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne); REV PROF SCOTT COWDELL (Theologian & writer). Date: 2017-10-26 Topic: The Protestant Reformation- 500 Years On Venue: The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5pm for 5.30pm  Book from: 12 October(NOTE EARLY [...]

Constitutional Recognition for Indigenous Australia

2019-01-02T12:10:12+11:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: Function|Tags: , , , |

**Book from 13 May**  BAR OPENS AT 5 PM - LIGHT REFRESHMENTS Speaker(s): Frank Brennan|Megan Davis Date: 2015-05-27 Venue: The Gallipoli Club, 12 Loftus Street (between Bridge Street & Alfred Street), Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm

No Small Change

2017-04-20T17:08:33+10:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

At the 1967 referendum, Australians voted overwhelmingly to amend the constitution to include Aboriginal people in the census and allow the Commonwealth to create laws for them. Today, nearly 50 years on, there’s a groundswell of support for Indigenous heritage to be recognised in the Constitution. As Indigenous groups and government work towards a model [...]

A Progress Report on the National Human Rights Consultation

2017-05-12T15:36:16+10:00September 24th, 2009|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Frank Brennan SJ’s commitment to human rights advocacy spans 30 years. He is Chair of the National Human Rights Consultation and Professor of Law at the Australian Catholic University. Frank Brennan spent 18 months in East Timor, where he was the Director of the Jesuit Refugee Service. He is the author of many books, dealing [...]