Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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We need to talk about Somalia

Somalia is facing one of the driest rainy seasons in more than 30 years. As a result 2.2 million people are facing hunger so...

What’s happening in the Amazon?

The Amazon rainforest is affectionally known as the 'lungs of the earth'. But it's on fire.  The Amazon is the world's largest rainforest, it spans...

Spain’s famous wine fight

Nestled in the northwest of the La Rioja region, in northern Spain, lies the quaint town of Haro. Adorned with undulating green hills and...

President Trump’s controversial tweets will remain on Twitter

  A thread of tweets labelled as ‘xenophobic’ and ‘racist’ by the public, politicians and even fellow Republican Will Hurd, posted on July 14 by...

Climate change protesters halt Melbourne CBD traffic calling for action

https://youtu.be/J0K-5joRQug     TRANSCIPT ‘Climate change protesters halt Melbourne CBD traffic calling for action’   ANCHOR Hello, my name is Jaydon Monson and welcome to DScribe. Thousands of people swarmed in front...

Does freedom of the press really exist?

One of the biggest stories to erupt into mainstream media in late 2018 was the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Khashoggi was assassinated on...

Alabama politicians pass bill over women’s bodies

What happens when 25 male politicians in Alabama get together to vote on a woman’s right to an abortion? You end up with a...

Rudd discusses Asian vote at Deakin round-table event

The Labor candidate for the Melbourne seat of Chisholm, Jennifer Yang, and former Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, were critical of the mainstream media for...

Preview: Eurovision Song Contest 2019

This year’s Eurovision Song Contest will take place Tel Aviv, Israel, after Netta Barzilai’s victory with her Anime-themed song Toy in Lisbon last year....

Young North Korean defector is living a new life in Brisbane

It took Jiyeong Lee almost 20 years to feel “like a human being”. She had never heard of Australia, never mind Brisbane, and now the...