Vile stories have surfaced detailing the appalling mistreatment of the children who have been banished to Nauru by the Australian Government, including the sexual assault of children, self-harm and inadequate access to essential medical services.
The day’s mission is to inspire and empower everyone to meaningfully connect with people around them and support people who are struggling. Each year, R U OK Day signifies a day of action devoted to reminding people to talk to family, friends and colleagues and ask the question in a meaningful way.
For years women have been inundated with images of one acceptable body shape: the thin model. In the 80’s it was Cindy Crawford and Elle McPherson (also known as ‘the body’—problematic!) in the 90’s it was Kate Moss, when ‘heroin chic’ was all the rage.
The Melbourne indie-rockers bring the intensity with their new single ‘Old Habits’.
The Law Council of Australia has released an extensive review detailing the lack of access to justice for those suffering social and economic disadvantage.