Episode 8: What's Rightfully Ours
Fear is often a key driver of right wing extremists. In this episode we explore why reaching out to those on the fringes of extremism could help them change direction.
Preserving Indigenous languages
A language is said to become extinct when its last native speaker dies. Often that final breath also draws into death the identity ascribed by Indigenous people to their natural world – its plants, animals and landscape.
A reckoning with history
Through the intensely personal theatre work of Tom Molyneux, we learn about an Indigenous soldier who served in World War I.
Championing the Right to Know law
Knowing who you are is considered a fundamental right, but for some, the answer to ‘Who am I?’ lies in the complex emotional and legal matrix of donor conception.
A society shaped by discontents
The contributions of convicts to Australia's progressive political traditions have been largely and unfairly forgotten.
Mmmmm ... chocolate
A collaboration with Darrell Lea has broken the mould in the chocolate block market by modernising classic flavours.
Amid the Brexit mess, Britain needs the Commonwealth and Australia like no time since World War II.
Artwork for the ages
Rock carvings dating back tens of thousands of years provide a window into the deep prehistory of indigenous Australia.
Grappling with the China paradox
After honing her language skills on the streets of Nanjing, Monash Law graduate, Helen Sawczak, is now immersed in building Australia’s ties with China.
Where to now for Melbourne City Council?
Melbourne’s defective city democracy is on show again with an election for lord mayor following the forced resignation of Robert Doyle.
Lead Industrial Designer, Monash Food Innovation Centre
Senior Lecturer, Politics and International Relations, Faculty of Arts
Senior Research Fellow, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Lecturer, Monash Indigenous Studies Centre
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Associate Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Associate Professor, Department of Politics and International Relations and Global Terrorism Research Centre (GTReC)