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Power Shift 2017: Australian youth for climate justice
Australian Youth Climate Coalition, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
Power Shift is a three-day youth climate summit focused on inspiring young people from all walks of life to take action against climate change.
Hands Up or Hands Out?
Are there actually benefits of Westerners volunteering in developing countries, or are they just damaging to the local community?
Australia
All Topics
11 Candles in Jail
Divya questions the viability of a youth justice system that criminalises children from a disturbingly young age, and seems to have lost sight of its purpose.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Power & Policy
Refractions
Liv Steigrad has graduated from voyeur of social boundaries to outright agent provocateur in romance and proxemics. In this poem, she explores her sexual fluidity and demands space at the queer table.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identity
Practically Vegan
Does a label define us, or does it confine us? Mallory reveals why she no longer considers herself a vegan, and has instead becoming the curator of her own (animal product-free) consumption.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Our Environment , Identity
Over The Wall: The Power of Fictional Activism
At a time when George Orwell's 1984 is more popular than ever, writer Mat Blackwell explores how writing fiction can become an effective form of activism in itself.
Melbourne VIC, Australia
Iconoclasts
Lives In Limbo: The Impact Of The 457 Visa Changes
“Why did I want to be here for two years, to pay taxes, to work, to put all my effort here? We’re bringing kids, we’re living our life, and then we need to leave. To go where? And start what?” Joanna investigates the human impact of the recent changes to the 457 visa.
Bondi NSW 2026, Australia
Migration & Displacement
Putting On My Best Face
Yen-Rong delves into her lived experience of anxiety and depression, touching upon how the continued stigma towards medicating mental illness and the whitewashing of mental health have affected her.
Brisbane QLD, Australia
Health Care , Minority Voices
The brand everyone's wearing
Divya on why we need to ask more from our feminism.
Australia
Iconoclasts
A Gender Equality Challenge to the Australian Jazz Scene
"The root of the problem is that jazz has a long, proud history… and that history is sexist." Mallory is a female jazz trombonist out to break up the boys' club.
Adelaide SA, Australia
Iconoclasts , Minority Voices
Ravi's Hell: Part 3
Ravi launched his poetry anthology 'From Hell to Hell' and continues to speak out on behalf of those who remain in detention.
Melbourne VIC, Australia
Migration & Displacement
Quote me, baby!
Changing from a bank to a credit union with your long-term partner should be an easy exercise, right? Kelly reveals how often LGBTQIA+ people are still confronted with insidious forms of homophobia.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identity , Minority Voices
Zines! How to Make a Revolutionary Piece of Literature on the Cheap
Learn how to make a (revolutionary) zine on the cheap with zine-maker extraordinaire Joel.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Iconoclasts
#WeLiveHere2017: Fighting for the Towers One Post at a Time
"The government needs to play a really strong role in making sure gentrification doesn't destroy neighbourhoods." Keegan interviews documentary photographer Tom Payne on his work for the #WeLiveHere2017 campaign, a social action project that celebrates Waterloo.
Waterloo NSW 2017, Australia
Power & Policy , Minority Voices
First Nations' Grief in a One Woman Play
"I think one of the biggest struggles we face as Indigenous artists is that we consistently have to break down stereotypes." Chenoa Deemal performs in a contemporary revamp of The Seven Stages of Grieving across the country.
Riverside Theatres, Parramatta NSW 2150, Australia
First Nations
A Violent Solution To The Housing Crisis
Housing affordability on your mind? Filmmaker Laurence Rosier Staines' 2016 mockumentary Real Estate might just have a solution.
Newtown NSW 2042, Australia
Iconoclasts
The Queen of Hearts: Q&A with Michelle Ellery
Penrith is the second highest in NSW for reported domestic violence and child sexual abuse. Hear from tour de force Michelle Ellery on her w
Queen of Hearts Community Foundation, Penrith NSW 2750, Australia
Empty The Tanks: A Movement To End Marine Mammal Captivity
Empty The Tanks is a worldwide anti-captivity event that provides a peaceful platform for activists to speak out against an industry that exploits captive dolphins and whales. Monique exposes the cruel tradition that propelled Empty The Tanks' founder, Rachel Carbary, into activism.
Coffs Harbour NSW, Australia
Our Environment
Is This Real Life Project
Using photography and written word, Aimee explores how resisting socially sanctioned understandings of normalcy, beauty and female pleasure inspired her collaborative photography community the Is This Real Life Project.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identity
Open House: Inside Australia's Refugee Movement
"I took my seat and in silence posed a question to myself and the mainly white room. Are we going to listen?" Our editor Alexandra Havas attended The Australian Refugee Action Network (ARAN) Inaugural Conference in Canberra from May 20th to May 21st.
Canberra ACT, Australia
Power & Policy , Migration & Displacement
A Woman Reimagining the Limits of Science: Josephine Dias
We all know that STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) fields remain dominated by men, particularly in the higher levels of academia. Josephine Dias, a PhD student at the University of Queensland, talks all things quantum communication in plain English.
The University of Queensland, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
Iconoclasts
The Many Faces of Ableism
How can able-bodied Australians call out ableism when some of us do not really understand what it means? Monique explains the many guises of this insidious and often invisible form of discrimination, and asks us all to actively challenge our able-centric conditioning.
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identity , Minority Voices
Voices from the Fringes to the Heart of Advocacy: Centring lived experience
Morgan explains why we need to stop othering those with lived experience, and let them lead the way.
Melbourne VIC, Australia
Identity
The Pro-life Feminist: A contradiction in terms?
Divya explains why she considers a pro-life stance incompatible with modern feminism.
Australia
Travelling the world on Addison Road
Travel the world and meet people just like us with the culinary delights sold at the fortnightly Street Food Markets.
The Addison Road Community Centre, Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia
Migration & Displacement

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