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Sheridan Lee , Kristen Settinelli, Taylor Saunders
La Trobe University
Local MP addresses family violence in Scullin

Local MP addresses family violence in Scullin

Jun 15, 2016 Andrew Giles MP says he is "disappointed" with a council decision to change the rent agreement with a local group dedicated to addressing family violence.
Scullin
Edith Cowan University
Edith Cowan University
The other candidates for Perth

The other candidates for Perth

Jun 15, 2016 Andrew Chambers is standing for the Online Democracy Party and Mark Walmsley is standing for the Liberal Democrats. So what are these parties all about?
Perth
Catherine Bouris
University of Sydney
Grayndler getting greener

Grayndler getting greener

Jun 14, 2016 Albo losing votes over asylum seeker policies.
Grayndler
Holley Gawne
Swinburne University
Experts say no to maths and science policy

Experts say no to maths and science policy

Jun 14, 2016 With youth mental illness rates increasing, students and mental health professionals oppose the Coalition’s plan to make mathematics and science compulsory in Year 12.
Donal Sheil
Swinburne University
Domestic violence cause of homelessness

Domestic violence cause of homelessness

Jun 14, 2016 Domestic violence survivors have nowhere to go and are ending up homeless, say welfare agencies.
Justin Currie-Smith
Swinburne University
Abuse survivor urges women not to suffer alone

Abuse survivor urges women not to suffer alone

Jun 14, 2016 A survivor of domestic abuse has urged women in volatile relationships to reach out and seek assistance rather than suffering alone, believing they are protecting their children.
Helen Machalias
University of Sydney
Great Australian Dream for sale

Great Australian Dream for sale

Jun 13, 2016 The battle for Banks heats up as residents oppose a high-rise construction boom amid widespread housing stress.
Banks
Sowaibah Hanifie
University of South Australia
Will unemployment plans help young Muslims?

Will unemployment plans help young Muslims?

Jun 13, 2016 Helping young people achieve work experience is an apparent aim of the 2016 budget- but will it help young Muslims who feel their opportunities are disadvantage by their religious identity?
Grey
Amanda King
Southern Cross University
Metgasco: gone but not forgotten

Metgasco: gone but not forgotten

Jun 11, 2016 While coal seam gas licences are a state's prerogative to issue, the issue is so hot in northern NSW that many believe it will influence voters in this federal election.
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Lucy Slade
Swinburne University
Is education foreign aid?

Is education foreign aid?

Jun 10, 2016 Academics say Australian awards are an inefficient use of aid funds but universities think they teach students about Australian culture.
Elana Frost
Swinburne University
Experts condemn student performance scheme

Experts condemn student performance scheme

Jun 10, 2016 The Coalition’s plans to improve student performance are a step in the wrong direction, warn education experts.
Scott Renton
Swinburne University
Suicide linked to family violence

Suicide linked to family violence

Jun 10, 2016 A 13-year peak in suicide rates may be linked to an increase in domestic violence, say anti-violence services.