The 8th annual Transitions Film Festival leads the way into a better future, showcasing documentaries surrounding technological innovation, revolutionary change makers and engaging, cutting-edge ideas. Below, Right Now writers cover four documentaries screening at Transitions 2019. The Ubuntu Project Directed by Anna Davies Review by Caitlin Cassidy “Ubuntu” is a South African philosophy which loosely […]
This poem from Kim Waters explores the importance of freedom of speech and artistic expression.
Zoya Patel reflects on the state of women’s reproductive rights in Victoria, where a new case regarding safe access zones is heading for the High Court.
The right to protest is an abstract freedom, one that saw Fed Square swarmed by March for Men protesters. Madison Griffiths and Sam Biddle watched on.
Can you imagine living in the world’s least affordable city to buy a home? Here’s what the residents think about the unfolding housing crisis in Hong Kong.
Anika Basset reviews Patrisse Khan-Cullors’ memoir, When They Call You a Terrorist.
Sally Percival Wood’s book, Dissent: The student press in 1960s Australia, exemplifies the power students can wield against social and political injustices.
Non-indigenous Australians should unite behind and support the Indigenous sovereignty movement, writes Elizabeth Muldoon.
Why did the Queensland police and government use excessive force against Indigenous Australians who were protesting the Commonwealth Games?
Everything changes – In this poem Edward Caruso considers the importance of speaking up.
How her work in advocacy shaped her debut novel; how to combat slippery political rhetoric; and the hazards of the word ‘refugee’.