#Defence Lives Matter

Calls for a Senate Inquiry into why so many serving, reserves and ex-serving Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel are committing suicide: is institutional abuse to blame?

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Articles by ADF Veteran Advocate Kay Danes, OAM 

The author, Kay Danes, OAM is a long-standing ADF Veteran’s Advocate and advisor to several ADF & Family Welfare Organisations. She is the wife of SAS Veteran Kerry Danes. Kay has a Masters Degree in Human Rights (2015) and completed her PhD in the School of Law & Justice at Southern Cross University (Apr 2020).  

Danes, K. 2020. '#Defence Lives Matter... call for Senate Inquiry' CLArion.

Danes, K. 2018. ‘Command Failings that are defence-less’ CLArion.

Danes, K. 2016. ‘The Moral Ethic of ADF Employment Rights,’ CLArion.

Danes, K. 2019. ‘Army ‘Regs’ lead to institutional abuse by Defence’ CLArion.

© Kerry Danes 2020 for #defencelivesmatter

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