Our school kids skipping school to protest the Government’s inaction should be an example to follow. In fact, compared to the people who govern us, they’re the ones closer to reality.
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.
With Macron buckling to the demands of the Paris protestors, it’s easy to assume that violent protest is the best avenue toward progress. But will it work outside of France?
Yesterday, more school-age children met the government to protest climate change. Disappointingly, no existing laws protect them.
Recently, once peaceful anti-mining protest group took in the surrounding areas affected by the mining push in the Hunter Valley. Despite this, there was a noticeable police presence in tow.