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Recognition, reconciliation and voice: ‘Unfinished, uncompleted, unfulfilled’

By Olivia Cleal


WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange granted right to appeal extradition to US

Australian WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been granted the right to appeal extradition to the US following London’s High Court ruling heard on Monday. Assange made his final appeal to avoid extradition in a two-day...

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Predictably unpredictable: How Tort Law helps us navigate daily life

Clouds are cobwebbed across the sky and the air fizzes with Friday-afternoon relief. The parents stand in circles, supervising from a distance. I follow the...

Re-sewn, re-gained, re-claimed

On arrival at Sydney’s Hyde Park Barracks, I immediately climb the institution’s squeaky timber staircase to the third floor. Disappointed and then a little...

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Depressed? Medication is no magic bullet

Australia's psychologist shortage leaves few treatment options for those experiencing depression. Suffering? "Take a pill" can be a common response in Australia’s overstretched and underfunded medical system, says psychiatrist Paul Vroegop. With mental health professionals in...


Their Voices

 yzha9211 · Their Voices "Their Voices" is an audio documentary focused on protecting endangered animals. We hear directly from Xinyi Duan, a keeper at Nanjing Hongshan Zoo in China, as she cares for Red Pandas...

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University FoodHub under threat

With the announcement of the University of Sydney’s slated demolishment of the Wentworth Building, the SRC and Student Union’s collaborative initiative, the FoodHub, offering free food amid the cost-of-living crisis, is in a state of purgatory, despite...


Biennale artwork Exodus earns acclaim from Indonesian Students

The Biennale artwork Exodus, focusing on Indonesian traditional culture, received praise and resonated strongly with Indonesian students. Exodus is an 18-minute video work showcased at the Chau Chak Wing Museum as part of the Sydney...