Tag: Australia

  • New Food Plan Doesn’t Tackle Food Security Say Experts

    New Food Plan Doesn’t Tackle Food Security Say Experts

    The federal government released its National Food Plan green paper after weeks of public consultation, but concerns persist that it does little to address food security issues,especially in fast-growing urban areas. The paper is the first step in the government’s plan to increase food production. The Prime Minister Julia Gillard told a conference held by…

  • Something Happened: The Government Wants to Read Your Email

    Something Happened: The Government Wants to Read Your Email

    We all do things we’d rather not have others know about. It’s part of being a human being, what goes on between our ears is our own business. We deserve and expect privacy in what we do as a cultural norm. What we do in the comfort of our own homes as long as it…

  • Roadside Signs of Australia

    Roadside Signs of Australia

    Leigh Rigozzi

  • The Future of Asylum Seekers

    Henar Perales did not visit Villawood IDC in the capacity of Tharunka journalist. This article was written subsequent to her visit. For the past year Atash has been wishing he had stayed in Afghanistan, even if it meant getting killed by the Taliban like his father. There are two refugee aid workers at a table…