Saturday, May 30, 2020

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An age of rage

At the start of the week, during her trip to the United States, Greta Thunburg addressed the UN hoping to encourage them to act...

Where does the US-China trade war leave Australia?

The rivalry between the United States and China puts Australia in a diplomatic predicament. For over 70 years the United States has stood as...

Fires and their politics

  The proclaimed 'Brazilian Trump', Jair Bolsonaro took control of Brazil this year and recently made headlines for his original disapproval and non-acceptance of a...

In the name of my father

At first glance, Ahimsa, 27, shows no signs of the trauma she has suffered in her life. Her beautiful face and happy demeanour belie...

Fans jeer Chinese national anthem at Hong Kong vs Iran match

A large group of football fans jeered the Chinese national anthem in a World Cup qualifier between Iran and Hong Kong at Hong Kong...

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...