Missing Perspectives

Hania Imran on the devastating floods in Pakistan

News, Published September 14, 2022
Hania Imran is an 18 year old climate activist and Founder of Youth Climate Activists Pakistan. She is also a Global Youth Leadership Council member of Earth Uprising International.

Cassandra Ashcroft on connection to culture for Aboriginal people as a path to healing

Opinion, Published July 20, 2022
Cassandra Ashcroft is a frontline worker at Wayside Chapel, a Sydney community-based organisation that has been providing unconditional love, care and support for people experiencing homelessness in Sydney since 1964. Its Aboriginal Cultural Centre provides counselling, advocacy, referrals and other forms of support, as well as cultural activities and ‘mob lunches’. Donate to Wayside’s Winter Appeal today.

Shoi Sengupta on being removed from Australian Parliament by police

Opinion, Published July 13, 2022
Shoi Sengupta is a climate activist and member of the Tomorrow Movement. She was part of the protests this week at Parliament House in Australia.

Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women's Voices): A vision for First Nations gender justice and equality in Australia

News, Published July 12, 2022
What is the Wiyi Yani U Thangani Project? Wiyi Yani U Thangani—meaning women’s voices in Bunuba language—is a multiyear systemic change project set out to capture and respond to the strengths...

What Australia Doesn’t Know: My Lived Experience Living on Nauru as a Child Refugee

Opinion, Published July 11, 2022
The following opinion piece is based on real documentation of events. To protect our writer's name and identity, the piece is published anonymously. TW: Discussions of suicide and violence

Missing Perspectives in Australian Television: Hannah chats to Narelda, Melissa and Susan

Opinion, Published July 4, 2022
Our Editor-in-Chief Hannah Diviney sat down with Narelda Jacobs, Susan Carland and Melissa Leong to talk about their new show Dinner Guest. On Dinner Guest, Narelda, Susan and Melissa discuss society, culture, politics, work, families, beliefs - everything that makes us human.

Less rights than our mothers and grandmothers: the implications of overturning Roe v Wade

Opinion, Published June 26, 2022
By Phoebe Saintilan and Hannah Diviney

Luba Kassova on the “less than” bias: the worrying self-esteem gap between girls and boys

Opinion, Published June 26, 2022
I often wonder at what point in my life my confidence started to wobble. “This book is too complex for you. You are too young to understand it”, opines my dad’s authoritative voice dissuading my...

Angela Greenlees on corporate perception versus reality for women in the construction industry

Opinion, Published June 23, 2022
Angela Greenlees is a project manager and civil engineer working in civil infrastructure delivery in Sydney, Australia, who wants to see tangible change for women in the construction industry.

Jane Kisha: The secret poisoning of Lake Victoria

News, Published June 17, 2022
This InfoNile / WanaData story was produced with support from JRS Biodiversity Foundation and Code for Africa as part of the WaterCommons initiative and the Code for All Exchange Program, funded by the National Democratic Institute and the National Endowment for Democracy. Additional reporting by Ruth Mwizeere and Annika McGinnis.

Maria Zhemchuzhnikova: I gave birth in an active Ukrainian conflict zone

Opinion, Published June 2, 2022
Maria Zhemchuzhnikova is a young Ukrainian woman who has since sought refuge with her family in Poland.

Dr Joyce Yu: Response to the 2021 Australian National Student Safety Survey

Opinion, Published May 27, 2022
Six years ago, I sat in my university college dorm room trying to process the increasingly intense conversations around sexual violence on campus. It was only my second year as a university student...
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