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news February 03, 2018
Skills recognition for refugees
For skilled professionals forced to flee countries such as Syria, the challenges they face getting their qualifications certified in Australia harm the wider community as much as they harm them.
opinion July 29, 2017
Opinion journalism and clickbait
“Uhlmann made some strong statements on his personal position on North Korea’s missile testing and his view of how that should have been handled, as well as his views on Russia and China’s recent actions. It raised questions about a journalist’s …”
news September 01, 2017
Héritier Lumumba’s ‘Fair Game’
A new documentary on footballer Héritier Lumumba calls out systemic racism in the AFL but also holds a mirror up to endemic problems in Australian society.
news June 24, 2017
Migrant language service budget cuts
Federal budget changes to a program that teaches new Australians language skills are, according to the Adult Migrant English Service, prioritising cost savings above social integration.
news May 20, 2017
Australian missing in South Sudan
The sister of a young man who vanished on a family holiday to South Sudan believes her brother was kidnapped by rebel soldiers. Why then, she asks, is DFAT doing nothing to find him?
news April 28, 2017
Hair and social inclusivity
For a society to be progressive and inclusive, cultural differences must be accepted and celebrated. And that includes hair.