Tag Archives: human rights

Onshore/Offshore: World Refugee Week in Perth

Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) will be hosting a series of forums at the Fremantle Town Hall during World Refugee Week on Saturday the 24th of June. Onshore/Offshore: Fortress Australia consists of two forums, running from 1PM-5PM, and includes afternoon tea, information and campaign stalls. Deportations and...

The Week in World News | 23.01

Pakistan Pakistani activists are disappearing at an alarming rate, and have been for years. Since the beginning of this year, five activists have been reported missing in the country. These include professor and poet, Salman Haider, who was very critical of the state’s policies and active online...

FREE FROM RAPE CULTURE

Neither social nor legal recourse could stop the storm of stones that rained down on 13-year-old Aisha Ibrahim Duhulow in Somalia on the 27th of October, 2008. She was sentenced to a violent death after AlShabaab, the militant group that controlled the region, charged her with adultery....

What’s the Problem?

It’s no secret that we all have our opinions on people being gay and gay marriage. The whole world has their opinions on it, from politicians to religions to our friends… everyone has something to say about it. And maybe what I’m writing here is just the...