In this poem writer John Bartlett considers the plight of the asylum seekers on Manus Island detention centre.
We review three groundbreaking documentaries from the 2018 Transitions Film Festival that explore society and environment.
The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree utilises a classic Persian storytelling style to tell the tale of a family’s journey in the aftermath of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Everything changes – In this poem Edward Caruso considers the importance of speaking up.
Trauma counsellor and writer Dinesha Perera evokes the human toll of detention in her short story ‘Another Hour Passes’.
At the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival, Sam Flynn spoke to those who write from the margins, despite the real and violent repercussions they face for doing so.
Here are the top stories of 2017, as voted by the Right Now team!
Sanam Sharma considers the effect of everyday racism on the next generation.
This creative work argues that it’s time to change the violence of offshore detention.
Indigenous voices from across the globe hit Sydney’s screens in the 2017 WINDA Film Festival. We review two films from the program that will make you think.
Amal Awad’s book, Beyond Veiled Clichés, invites the wider community to listen to, and connect with, the voices of Arab women.