Category - social justice

  • 18 Nov 2009

    Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, twenty years ago, many critics have been quick to sign liberation theology's death certificate, says Walter Altmann. But its biblical concern with justice still continues to resonate.

  • 7 Sep 2009

    Ted Kennedy was an outspoken advocate of social justice, but also (as he himself recognised) a deeply flawed person.

  • 29 Nov 2008

    A range of churches in England have come together to create ‘Justice Mail’, a new website being launched on Advent Sunday to help busy people become more active on social justice issues by providing quick contacts and actions.

  • 12 Nov 2008

    During the past decade, we have heard much about the ecological crisis facing our planet and how we, as Christians, need to take action.

  • 20 Sep 2008

    Growing up in poverty hurts

    1 in 3 children live in poverty in the UK today.
    We can see the damage that poverty does to our society and are demanding a better future for all our children.

  • 28 Aug 2008

    People in Britain rate committed campaigners such as Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King far more highly than celebrities such as Sir Bob Geldof and Angelina Jolie, a recent YouGov poll commissioned by Christian Aid shows.

  • 26 Aug 2008

    Mercy, not sacrifice, is the Christian keynote when dubious appeals to unity are used in religion and in society to thwart calls for social justice, says Savi Hensman. She cites recent examples in Japan and in world Anglicanism.

  • 10 Jun 2008

    Do you want to make a difference?

  • 2 Jun 2008

    Connecting Communities conference

  • 30 May 2008

    I am speaking at a policy forum on 'Renewing the Vision' - one of a national series - on Saturday 7 June, 2pm.