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.
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 seem like the adults
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.
Three townspeople from Wollar represent the testing ground for the NSW government’s new anti-protest laws. If found guilty of protesting a coal mine, they could face seven years behind bars.
The genius of Donald Trump is something to celebrate. In a solitary week he’s unified a disparate nation, and shot ancient literature back into prominence. Beat that, Obama.
Outlawed grass-stains, a sun-hat’s day in the sun, and farmyard poultry possessing the body of a Senator; seemingly a normal week in #AusPol. But who won? No-one?
The protestors who glued their hands to a railing yesterday to prove a point about our refugee policy proved nothing. While a solution is needed, that certainly is not it.
Last, year Kylie Beach was arrested for peacefully protesting Australia’s stance on asylum seekers. Today, she faces court for the first time.
Those who violently protest Donald Trump are merely strengthening his message, and weakening what they protect: democracy
After attending the Reclaim Australia rally at Federation Square, Kiem Nguyen wants to reclaim Australia for our children — FROM the Reclaim Australia movement.
March in March organisers claim their protest was about “real change”, but all a TBS writer saw was a disorganised, unfocused rabble of Tony Abbott haters.