An accessible and vital account of how the extreme ideology of Salafi jihadism branched off from the peace and acceptance teachings of Islam.
Stories from Detention, the book and exhibition, are an important collection of stories recording lived experiences of offshore and onshore detention.
Madeline Gleeson’s award winning book brings to light the shameful ways Australia has treated people fleeing persecution.
Sports journalist Angela Pippos discusses the changing face of women’s sport in her book Breaking the Mould: Taking a Hammer to Sexism in Sport.
Sovereignty, the exhibition, explores self-determination, colonisation, identity and resistance of Aboriginal Australia.
We’ve reviewed three documentaries from the upcoming Melbourne Queer Film Festival that highlight important human rights issues.
Sister Corita’s Summer of Love exhibition shares a message of love, peace and tolerance.
We’ve reviewed a handful of must-see films from the Queer Screen’s Mardi Gras Film Festival that provide insight into issues faced by the LGBTIQ community.
The 2017 Transitions Film Festival starts tomorrow and we’ve reviewed our top picks from the program.
Melissa Broder, the poet behind Twitter account So Sad Today, delves into her most personal memories, fetishes, addictions and mental illness in the hilariously frank memoir So Sad Today.
Isabelle Li’s collection of interlinked short stories, ‘A Chinese Affair’, is a valuable contribution to the understanding of contemporary Australian society.
Ken Loach’s new film I, Daniel Blake reminds us that the so-called bludgers, cheaters and leaners of this world have their own stories that are worthy of our attention.