Writer Gary Smith looks at the price of conflict and war.
Offshore detention. For two decades, no two words have plagued Australian politics as doggedly as these. Anthony Levin draws a disturbingly accurate picture Australia’s offshore detention centres that we may or may not be ready for.
Government policy increasingly defines the limits of the right to privacy, excluding marginalised socio-economic groups from its protection.
Writer and poet Alys Jackson questions the more subtle forms of racism.
Anne Manne examines the culture within the Catholic Church that allowed the ongoing sexual abuse of children.
“Back in those days, they were entitled to think of paedophilia as simply a sin you could repent of.”
Cardinal George Pell
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