Australia’s media have systematically thwarted Aboriginal aspirations | Amy Thomas, Andrew Jakubowicz and Heidi Norman

Ever since Captain James Cook evaded British instructions to take possession of the continent now known as Australia “with the consent of the natives”, the interests of settlers have dominated media reporting on Aboriginal people. Our new research analysing 45 years of print media reporting of Aboriginal initiatives for self-determination […]

Stopping the rot: the fight to save fresh food

Ten years ago, James Rogers was driving through some of the most productive farmland on the planet, thinking about food. He had recently read an article detailing the challenges of feeding the world’s growing population, and as he gazed out over the fertile fields of the Salinas Valley outside Monterey, […]