Articles About LMAW

By Love Makes a Way | A selection of articles written about #LoveMakesAWay in the media and elsewhere.

It's Been Ten Years Since John Howard Announced That All Children Would Be Released From Immigration Detention

And the Australian government celebrated by booting a group of nuns and priests out of Parliament House.<p>View this post on Facebook

Protesters against children in detention removed from parliament after sit-in

About 40 demonstrators from group called Love Makes a Way, who were wearing T-shirts stating ‘kids don’t belong in detention’, escorted from building<p>About 40 demonstrators protesting against the ongoing detention of asylum seeker children have been escorted from Parliament House after staging a …

Loving disobedience

On the morning of 10 December 2014, an assortment of pastors, ministers and priests entered the electoral office of Foreign Minister Julie Bishop in …

Christians strip off in Perth court protest at detention of asylum seeker children

Christian activists protesting at the detention of asylum-seeker children stripped to their underwear on the steps of the Perth magistrates court and declared their intention to march on Julie Bishop’s office, less than an hour after receiving spent convictions for another protest action at …

Asylum seeker protesters strip searched, charged

Staged sit-ins saw 53 Christian leaders arrested or forcibly removed from electorate offices of Government MPs across Australia on Wednesday, calling …

Scott Morrison

Rosa Parks in Australia

In Darwin on 30 November, the temperature reached 33 degrees. Two pregnant Iranian women, known as Maryam and Tahere, were flown from an immigration …

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Religious leaders stage asylum seeker sit-in

Eleven female religious leaders have been arrested and taken into police custody after staging a protest at the West Perth office of federal minister …

Bendigo Christian leaders arrested; photos, video

of<p><b>UPDATE Wednesday 11.50am:</b> Nine christian leaders were arrested and are expected to be charged on summons after a silent protest in Hargreaves Mall …

Victoria (Australia)

Christian protesters arrested at Senator Zed Seselja's office

Uniformed AFP officers had warned the group at 9.30am that they would be removed at the close of business.<p>Campaigners have staged similar sit-ins at …

Religious leaders arrested for protesting inside shadow immigration minister's Geelong offices

An adviser for Mr Marles said the group had spent the "majority of the day" - about eight hours - inside the Yarra Street office before being asked …

Christian protesters stage sit-in at MP Andrew Nikolic's office over asylum seeker policy

A group of Christians protesting over children being kept in immigration detention has ended an eight-hour sit-in at the office of federal MP Andrew …

Police on scene of protest at Hockey's office

Nine people had gathered in Mr Hockey’s North Sydney office as part of a series of peaceful protests against the government’s asylum seeker …

Christian leaders arrested in peaceful protest against children in detention

A group of Christian leaders were arrested after refusing to leave a Melbourne MP's office until a federal government commitment to release all …

LITURGY AND PROTEST

On Palm Sunday I participated in a public liturgy and in a protest rally. The proximity of the two events prompted these still somewhat untidy …

Quiet protesters: Christianity's new approach to political activism

They call themselves prayer protesters: a diverse mix of Christians in Melbourne and Sydney who have joined an emerging trend in non-violent …

Why they refused to leave PM’s office

The protesters invited office staff to join prayers for about 1000 child refuge seekers in detention centres and demanded their release.<p>And there …

Australia

Christians hold prayer vigil inside office of Immigration Minister, five arrested

<b>NEWS | Kaley Payne</b><p><i>Friday 21 March 2014</i><p>A group of nine Christians staged a prayer vigil today in Immigration Minister Scott Morrison’s office in south …

Scott Morrison

Australian Protesters Arrested For Peaceful Prayer Vigil Over 'Cruel Treatment' Of Asylum Seekers

A group of Australian protesters have been arrested after holding a peaceful prayer vigil outside the office of the country's immigration …

Protesters arrested after praying in Morrison's office

<b>UPDATE: Five protesters have been charged with trespassing and will appear in Sutherland Local Court on April 10.</b><p>The group of nine protesters had …