Right Now

Room service or the nation’s service? It’s a tough time to be a leader

By Angus Smith
Iran

Blackout (poem)

By B?noo Zan

B?noo Zan’s poem was written in the aftermath of countrywide protests against sudden steep rise in fuel price in Iran on November 15. Authorities shot down the Internet of the whole country and embarked on a horrific killing spree. Amnesty International has so far verified 208 deaths in less than a week.

Accessing the Koori Court is a Human Right

By Tal Shmerling
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Sustainable development needs unlikely partnerships

By Monica Lillas and James Carey

How can we bring together people, who appear to be increasingly divided, be it along geographical, ideological, national, religious or cultural boundaries, to achieve global sustainability, equity, and enhance human rights?

“2019 is the UN Year of Indigenous Languages. The UN’s action plan?is calling on states to?legislate?support for Indigenous language maintenance.”

Joel Wright,?Gunditjmara descendant and traditional owner