The National Action Plan on Women, Peace & Security – The Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio
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This piece is part of our September focus on Women’s Rights. Read more articles on this theme here.

In this podcast from the Right Now Radio vault, Anna Dorevitch speaks to May Maloney and Fiona McAlpine, founding members of the Young Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom (YWILPF Australia) about the Government’s National Action Plan on Women Peace & Security.

Listen to the podcast here (25mins).


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.