Children
Australia is betraying its incarcerated children

Urgent reform is overdue to help Australia's children in need of guidance instead of incarcerat ...  
Child sexual abuse: One man's story of trauma and transformation

When a trusted adult abuses a child, the cumulative trauma of decades of silence that often ...  
Labor should have fixed energy crisis already, say Andrews and Hughes

Expect the Liberal Party's "women of calibre", Karen Andrews and Hollie Hughes, to be taking it ...  
Banksia Hill nightmare highlights urgent need for prison reform

Western Australia's Banksia Hill children's prison is an example of a failed rehabilitation system ...  
Cooking with gas: A gaslit toxic health hazard 

Neither clean nor green, it turns out lauded natural gas is a toxic mix of harmful chemicals that ...  
Too often, stigma-based bullying ends in suicide

The national conversation we need to have is of the grimmest reality — suicide is the leading ...  
Anglican Church uses aged care funds to cover child abuse bill

The Anglican Church is using millions of dollars for aged care services to cover historic child ...  
Rising child suicides should alarm all of us

I remember a father who found his son hours after his suicide. The father lay his son down and ...  
Anti-vaxxers and the paedophile ring delusion

Many in the anti-vax brigade are caught up in the idea that they are crusading against a circle of ...  
Scott Morrison goes back to school

With the new school year beginning, PM Scott Morrison chose to address students of fine breeding ...  
Perrottet ignores school COVID safety

The Perrottet Government isn't doing enough to ensure the safe return of kids to schools amid the ...  
Outrage over school COVID breeding grounds

Teachers are expressing concern over the Government's rush to send kids back to schools while the ...  
PM doubles down on sending kids back to school

Prime Minister Morrison wants to send kids back to schools despite evidence that it's not safe to ...  
Which individual should we ignore? Phelps focuses on children's health

Mainstream news media reported yesterday a “clash” between another medical practitioner and me ...  
School safety neglected as COVID-19 infections rise

State and federal governments have been rushing children back into schools despite not taking ...  
COVID-19 is a race and our children are left at the starting line

Better measures need to be taken to protect our children from the effects of COVID-19 after the ...  
Class action may reform laws for the 'forgotten children'

Former inmates of the Banksia Hill Detention Centre are planning a class action lawsuit over ...  
Climate crisis putting a billion children at ‘extremely high risk’

A new UN report has revealed almost half of the world’s children are seriously threatened by the ...  

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