Profile20Picture2028129_0.jpg

SYN 90.7

Australia pushes for cruelty free cosmetics

3624129913_b7c6bff525_o.jpg

Considering the global negativity and protests that are now continuously associated with animal testing, it is surprising how common the practice remains across the world.

 

A global push for change has arrived in Australia, and our politicians are taking action.

 

Dragana Mrkaja spoke to Dr Nick Palmer, Director of Policy for Cruelty Free International, Hannah Stuart, Campaign Coordinator for Be Cruelty Free Australia and Senator Lee Rhiannon, Greens animal welfare spokesperson.

More by Panorama

Screen Shot 2018-05-08 at 9.13.58 am

Queen Victoria Market Faces Redevelopment

The iconic Queen Victoria Market is set to undergo a multi-million dollar redevelopment. But will city council’s plans be approved? Reporter Vasiliki […]

image

Unrest in Russia Under Putin

More than 1,600 anti-Kremlin activists have been detained by police during street protests against Vladimir Putin ahead of his inauguration for a […]

1280px-john_william_waterhouse_-_echo_and_narcissus_-_cropped

Careful – Power Can Inflate Narcissism!

When power is given to those who want it most, it can significantly inflate narcissism, according to new University of Melbourne research. The […]