What is a church doing running a facility where illegal drugs can be used openly? And why?

This podcast by Amanda Tattersall from ChangeMakers gives an excellent history of the involvement in drug policy over many years of the Uniting Church. Many people are featured in the podcast including Marianne Jauncey, Medical Director of the Kings Cross Medically Supervised Injecting Centre; Marion McConnell, FFDLR; Harry Herbert, Uniting Church; Simon Hansford, present Moderator of the Uniting Church NSW/ACT Synod; Peter Worland, Uniting Church; Bronwyn Seneque, Uniting.