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Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege for...

Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege: campaigners against sexual violence against women. EPA-EFE/PATRICK SEEGER Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege have been awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for...

CHARITY

INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS

The ring trees of Victoria’s Watti Watti people are an extraordinary...

 Ring trees were made by binding young branches of young trees with reeds. As the tree grew,it formed a ring. Tim Church/Timmy Church Films. In...

POLITCALLY SPEAKING

DRUG LAW REFORM

Rainbow Serpent Organisers Defend Event and Patrons

Rainbow Serpent organisers have defended the behaviour of patrons attending their 20th anniversary festival in Lexton, Victoria last weekend and expressed disappointment in police...

EDUCATION

Acting out, acting their age or something more serious? Dealing with...

For almost one in seven Australians aged four to 17 years, behaviour is significant in nature, persists over time and tends to mismatch...

GAMBLING

Wide-ranging ban on gambling ads during sport broadcasts is needed to...

Nick Xenophon is again pushing for a ban on gambling ads during TV sport broadcasts The Turnbull government is reportedly considering banning the advertising...

WHO WAS MAGGIE DIAZ?

MAGGIE DIAZ - BETWEEN TWO WORLDS Fox Galleries 79 Langridge  St, Collingwood 19th February- 8th March 2017 Ph: 03 8560 3583 info@foxgalleries.com.au Suppose you knew nothing about photographer, Maggie Diaz,...

LBTGQI

After a long struggle, the Uniting Church becomes the first to...

For some, this recent decision is a source of celebration and perhaps even symbolic, finally, of full equality in the church for gay and lesbian...

COMMUNITY

Food sharing with a 21st-century twist – and Melbourne’s a world...

People have always shared food, but digital communications technology is driving a renaissance of food-sharing networks. Josephine Lim/CrowdSpark/AAP Food sharing is experiencing a renaissance in...

WOMEN'S BUSINESS

Where Australian states are up to in decriminalising abortion

Campaigns continue to have abortion decriminalised across Australia. Peter Rae/AAP Abortion is common, safe, and the only criminalised listed medical procedure in Australia due to an archaic, flawed...

MEN'S BUSINESS

After a deadly month for domestic violence, the message doesn’t appear...

Australia has launched countless domestic violence campaigns over the years. So, why haven’t they shifted public attitudes on the problem? Joe Castro/AAP On average, at...

SENIOR'S BUSINESS

Four lessons for Australia from England’s system of rating its aged...

Ratings work mostly because they change the behaviour of care providers. from shutterstock.com ABC’s Four Corners coverage showing mistreatment of residents in Australia’s aged care facilities has...