How her work in advocacy shaped her debut novel; how to combat slippery political rhetoric; and the hazards of the word ‘refugee’.
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.
We review five thought-provoking films from the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival that provide insight and commentary on human rights issues.
Poet Edward Caruso has a chance encounter over the tomb of Salvador Allende Gossens.
Human Rights Arts & Film Festival 2017 presents an inspiring and insightful line up of stories that matter. We review our top 9 film picks from the program.
Sovereignty, the exhibition, explores self-determination, colonisation, identity and resistance of Aboriginal Australia.
Sister Corita’s Summer of Love exhibition shares a message of love, peace and tolerance.
The meaning of freedom is being distorted by privileged ideologues. Fatima Measham writes on why it is time to reclaim freedom.
Writer Edward Caruso takes us into the thick of things in his poem Valdivia, where protesters and military police clash.
Breaking the Boundaries is an inspiring reminder that activists come in many different guises.