With a raft of thought-provoking films and documentaries on offer at the 2016 Melbourne International Film Festival, we present our top social justice-focused picks.
There’s a refreshing humbleness and self-effacing air about Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s upbeat, effortlessly inspiring memoir.
Jennifer Jones chats with Jo Hirst, author of a book for children about gender identity called “The Gender Fairy”.
To achieve justice, privilege the voices of those directly impacted by human rights violations, writes Right Now columnist Eugenia Flynn.
Marilyn Snider explains the transformative power of education, and why a human rights curriculum must be taught in schools.
Without harmonised global education systems and standardised curricula we are keeping the world’s poorest in poverty.
Mary Chydiriotis’s poetry evokes the emptiness of play in Australia’s detention centres.
Many families across Australia cannot access or afford healthy, sustainable food. This is having serious consequences for children, particularly in the classroom. Claire Feain investigates.
Every parent wants the best for their child and vows to keep them safe. But what does this promise look like in a warming world?
Lucy Swinnen explores the legal and social implications of the alarming lack of birth registrations across the Pacific Islands.
Right Now Editor Hector Sharp grabbed a coffee with Matthew Taylor to quiz him about the recent launch of his social enterprise.
Camp 32 gives a voice to those victims who should not be forgotten or overlooked, writes Samaya Borom.