Tony Birch on “Bridging the Gap”

By Right Now

Have a look at Tony Birch discussing our event at the Melbourne Writers Festival, which will feature Tony Birch, Julian Burnside and Anne Manne. These human rights heavyweights will discuss the topic: “How to write about human rights.” Saturday 24th August is coming up fast, so purchase your tickets here to avoid disappointment!

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Review – Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia

By Georgia Cerni

Sophie Cousins’ book Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia is, in many respects, a proposal. For Cousins, the COVID-19 pandemic has provided Australians with an opportunity to reconsider the ways our society currently functions. Cousins aptly makes her case – while in some ways the pandemic reinforced burgeoning inequalities, it also presented us the chance to apply collectivist values to solve systemic problems.