School chaplains legal challenge argues program is discriminatory

School chaplains legal challenge argues program is discriminatory
 

The school chaplains program has been labelled discriminatory in a test case against rules requiring pastoral care workers to be connected to organised religion.
In a case that could have significant repercussions on the controversial program, the requirement that potential employees of Access Ministries, one of the groups that provides pastoral care, must be Christian will be challenged in the Victorian civil and administrative tribunal.
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Secular and atheist groups have challenged the federally funded program, which is administered by... read more

 
13 June 2018 in World News, Views: 46
Source: Guardian
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