Australian media personality and LGBTQIA+ advocate Julie McCrossin reminds us that we must be aware of the prejudices and discriminatory attitudes that exist amongst all of us; no matter how we identify ourselves.
Divya interviewed Tanya Jackson-Vaughan, the Executive Director of the Refugee Advice & Casework Service (RACS), on the impact of Immigration Minister Peter Dutton’s October 1 deadline for asylum seekers to apply for protection or face deportation from Australia.
“People have been telling our stories of resistance from a colonial perspective for hundreds of years now and I think it’s important for us to take back the narrative.” Anishinaabekwe activist Sarain Carson-Fox hosts RISE, a docu-series premiering on SBS VICELAND at 9:30pm on Thursday 27 July 2017. Filmed by Joanna Cabot.
"If you have a physical illness like a cold or the flu, nobody really hesitates to tell anybody. I feel like it should be the same with mental illness." The Bumblefly Effect is an intersectional collective of creatives committed to breaking the stigma around mental health.