Last week, I made headline news with an anti-vegan barbecue I organised on Facebook. The problem is that it wasn’t me. Disappointingly, the police and the media are disinterested regarding the identity theft of a minor.
As part of our Next Gen program, Aria Pape asked Australians of all ages if they believed activism during school hours was a worthwhile pursuit.
Those who truly want to participate in activism and not just talk about it need to educate their inner monologue first.
I’m just going to say it. Enough with these hashtag trials and online lynchings. If evidence exists of wrongdoing, fine, but let’s not presume guilt over innocence.
Often wonder why activist goals never progress beyond angry feet and clever hashtags? Well, there are reasons, and lessons that could be learned from the world of Terrorism.
In the general consciousness, the lessons of Martin Luther King seem to have been forgotten, especially today, as the US faces a similar divide to that which he sought to bridge.
This International Women’s Day, our Publisher Alexandra pays homage to 10 inspiring women across science, technology, medicine and politics who may not be household names – but who should be remembered as shaping our path.
Rainer the Cabbie won’t be surprised if you’ve not heard of the upcoming March in March, recalling memories of his own grass-roots activism days to explain why…