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University students join school strike despite penalties for missing class

The University of Melbourne refused students’ requests to not be penalised for missing classes on March 15 to attend the school strike […]

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Do Independent Candidates Stand a Chance in the Federal Election?

The federal election will likely occur in May, and everyone’s eyes are on the independent candidates after Dr Kerryn Phelps’ victory in […]

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From Melbourne to Canberra: an extremely long walk for climate action

29-year-old University of Melbourne student Shannon Loughnane is walking nearly 700km from Melbourne to Canberra to protest inaction on climate change and […]

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The Climate Solutions Fund: is it the solution, or part of the problem?

The Government has announced a new suite of climate policies, including the newly rebranded Climate Solutions Fund, to tackle one of the […]

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Is Victoria’s recycling management system in need of reform?

Councils across Victoria are being forced to dump their recycling in landfill after the closure of several of the state’s largest recycling […]

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June Oscar on Kimberley Youth Suicide Crisis

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar has called on Government to implement all the recomendations by the coroner, […]

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WA Law Society Joins Calls For Traditional Law

The Law Society of Western Australia has backed a move by Member for Kimberley, Josie Farrer to re-introduce Traditional Customary Law into […]

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Sights and Sounds – Episode 4

Welcome to Sights and Sounds, a new show on SYN which is all about Melbourne and the huge appreciation we all have […]

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Irrigating the North: Australia’s Untapped Goldmine or a Gem too Precious to Develop?

The Fitzroy River in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia is the lifeblood of the many communities in its catchment. Whether it’s […]

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Healing Begins as Community Reburies Remains

It was an emotional day in Fitzroy Crossing as the remains of more than 60 Aboriginal people have finally been reburied, after […]