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How Indigenous burning could address the extreme bushfires of our changing climate

How Indigenous burning could address the extreme bushfires of our changing climate

January 9, 2020

As Australia’s east coast faces months of severe bushfires, Indigenous Australians are calling for revival of long-held traditions to reduce fire fuels.

Slavery in civilised Australia: Dreams of a better life end in tragedy for illegal migrants

Slavery in civilised Australia: Dreams of a better life end in tragedy for illegal migrants

January 9, 2020

Stowaways risk their lives, hoping to escape poverty and suffering. But the multi-billion-dollar business of people trafficking is an industry that turns people into slaves

Lights, Camera…RepresentAsian

Lights, Camera…RepresentAsian

December 20, 2019

Why the key to Australia’s on-screen diversity lies behind the writer’s room

The right to squeal: farmers versus activists

The right to squeal: farmers versus activists

December 12, 2019

A new law to protect farmers from trespass has gotten civil liberty groups up in arms, writes Marco Stojanovik.

Why this bottle is an endangered ‘species’ on Bondi Beach

Why this bottle is an endangered ‘species’ on Bondi Beach

December 12, 2019

The biggest waste reduction program in NSW history has been a "phenomenal success".

Asthma on the rise in Lake Macquarie

Asthma on the rise in Lake Macquarie

December 6, 2019

The NSW Lake Macquarie region, 150 kilometres north of Sydney, has seen an inexplicable rise in the number...

Capel-Stanley wins Journalism Student of the Year

Capel-Stanley wins Journalism Student of the Year

December 5, 2019

The 2019 Ossie Award winners, showcasing Australia’s best student journalism, have been announced during...

Drag-umentary: behind the scenes with Queens

November 27, 2019

Allison Ho was welcomed into the inner sanctum of Ruby Slippers, Peach Fuzz and Etcetera Etcetera, and discovered what life is like "When in Drag".

How the west got hot

How the west got hot

November 26, 2019

In January last year, Penrith hit 47.3 degrees Celsius and was – for a matter of hours – the hottest...

‘Excruciating’ noises set to heat up over the summer for Sydney residents

‘Excruciating’ noises set to heat up over the summer for Sydney residents

November 26, 2019

*Caroline fell asleep on her bathroom floor, even though she had a perfectly good bedroom just down the...

Journalism is ‘The Antidote’: thought leaders call for change

November 15, 2019

Renowned journalists and international thought leaders were among the great minds who featured at this...

Next gen journos in search of ideas, action and change

November 15, 2019

Who gets to speak? How do we cover Climate Change? They're just two of the global issues in need of an "Antidote".

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