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Expert says Labor’s use of WeChat has been effective

Some of the keenest campaigning in the Melbourne seat of Chisholm has happened on WeChat, the Chinese social media platform. The seat's two main candidates,...

Minimum or living wage: Australia decides

  Bill Shorten is promising minimum wage workers across Australia they will have a pay packet they can live off if his Labor Party wins...

Dobby on top for donkey vote

Come election day in the seat of Chisholm, the name at the top of the Ballot best placed for the donkey vote is Ian...

Australian games industry a big player in the upcoming election

Since 2012, Australia's video game industry has suffered a steady decline in interest and support from the federal government. However, this year's election could...

Problems with democracy and how to combat them before you vote

Across Australia, we witness angry voices, students striking, millennials in despair, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people fighting for basic rights. I don't...

Justice Party candidate wants to help those in aged care

Anne Wicks is the Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party candidate running for the seat of Chisholm. Wicks has worked previously as a photographer and a small...

What do young voters in Chisholm want?

This story was produced by Shannon Tucker, Ebony Miocic and Sahar Foladi As the upcoming 2019 Federal election approaches, youth enrolment has reached a record...

SHE Votes: focussing on women’s issues this federal election

The Young Women’s Council of Australia hosted ‘SHE Votes’, an election forum focussing on women’s issues, in Adelaide on May 8. Forty women gathered in...

Climate change Issue heats up at The Pulse’s Corangamite Q and...

Corangamite is the most marginal seat in Australia and, in my opinion, it could be an interesting litmus test for the success of either...

‘There’s no jobs on a dead planet’: AJP candidate Rosie Lavin...

"In my opinion, we have the strongest climate change policy because we're addressing animal agriculture." The Animal Justice Party's Chisholm candidate Rosemary Lavin wants young...