'The police and the courts are using jail as a deterrent to peaceful protests and this has to stop.'
This is the first case where a protester has been convicted under the Roads Amendment (Major Bridges and Tunnels) Regulation which carries harsher penalties for 'illegal protests'
A student who participated in protest action during recent staff strikes is facing allegations of misconduct, and potential disciplinary action.
Protesters gathered on Gadigal Land in Sydney yesterday to condemn Albanese’s public holiday and push for the abolition of the monarchy.
Amid mainland China's crackdowns on Hong Kong democracy in recent years, the city's arts and culture scene provides respite and courage.
The wave of hostility towards protesters exercising their rights to express anger at a powerful public figure is concerning. The truly threatening restriction of free speech is far larger in scale, and more significant in its silencing effects.
Several students were tackled and arrested by police protecting the summit of Australian University executives, many of whom have engaged in wage theft and course cuts.
How protest media has changed in the age of shortened attention spans.
May Day 2022 was a reminder of how much work is to be done in the fight for fairer working conditions.
Chaining themselves to doors, blocked bridges and occupied government spaces — analysing how academics are standing up to the climate crisis.