In the remote Indian state of Meghalaya, the Khasi people work in life-threatening conditions to survive, but their will for independence remains strong.
Trauma counsellor and writer Dinesha Perera evokes the human toll of detention in her short story ‘Another Hour Passes’.
Writer Kelly Walker considers the impact of the same sex marriage plebiscite on the daily life of families.
James Robertson-Hirst takes a journey across borders and wonders how much has really changed in this globalised world.
Spoken word artist Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa tells the story behind her name.
Writer James Robertson-Hirst contemplates love, green jumpers and lions in his touching short story.
Mark Isaacs creatively retells the story of one young asylum seeker, Sameer, drawing on his time spent working inside Australia’s detention centres.
22-year-old Chris is young and talented, with a keen sense of humour and an adventurous spirit. He is also homeless. Hear his story as told by Right Now columnist Sylvie Leber.
Flash fiction by Mary Chydirotis.
Michael Green writes about his neighbour “Danny”, who instead of a house, has a street to call home.
This story by Filipa Bellette won Right Now’s Fiction Competition, judged by Anna Funder and Tony Birch.