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Seeing through the great religious divide

In the wake of the Sri Lankan Easter attacks, we could reflect on the innocence of children to see ...  
Morrison and Shorten's Big Australia: The overpopulation problem

Ignoring environmental and urban congestion objections, the Morrison Government is committed to a ...  
WALK FOR JUSTICE: Walk a mile in the bare feet of refugees on Palm Sunday

Successive Australian governments have shamelessly and illegally treated refugees and asylum ...  
Dump Brexit and work for the children

Amidst the Brexit discussions, there has been a lack of focus on deeper issues such as child ...  
Less than Enlightened — event review

The Canberra Balloon Festival, part of this year's Enlighten Festival, was meant to be a joyous ...  
The women who protect our water

While the Government fails to act on the worsening Murray-Darling crisis, some powerful female ...  
A matter of borders: Julian Burnside appears for IA

Barrister and human rights advocate Julian Burnside gave an address at an Independent Australia ...  
GetUp launches Canberra election campaign

National activist group GetUp officially launched the Canberra leg of its election campaign ...  
Black Saturday: What have we learnt?

In the ten years since the Black Saturday bushfires of 2009, many improvements have happened in ...  
Brexitland: Opinions from the disUnited Kingdom

Two-and-a-half years later, one quiet corner of northern England reflects on their country’s ...  
Disaster narratives: Flooding in Townsville

Dr Binoy Kampmark takes a look at the good, bad and politically ugly side of the Townsville ...  
The challenges of overpopulation

The challenges of a stressed Earth go beyond the rhetoric of both capitalism and socialism.  
Australia and the overpopulation myth

The overpopulation, anti-people scare campaign sends xenophobic and racist messages.  
TOP IA STORY OF 2018: The overpopulation of Australia

The prize for most popular IA article for 2018 goes to Michael Bayliss for this March article on ...  
Newstart living akin to house arrest

Trying to survive on the Newstart allowance severely limits what a recipient can do, including ...  
Our politicians could learn a lot from today's youth

Government condemnation of a massive protest by students over climate change has shown us where ...  
Black Swan Lake exposes Queensland Government as an environmental vandal

While work goes ahead to destroy Black Swan Lake, questions are being raised as to the environm ...  
The last days of Black Swan Lake

Despite public protest, Black Swan Lake on the Gold Coast continues to be developed and converted ...  
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