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What’s the difference between being permanent and being temporary?
When you’re seeking asylum in Australia, there are no safety nets.
The average time asylum seekers spend in detention is 564 days. Some people have been detained for more than a decade.
When Elaheh suddenly had to flee Iran, she didn’t realise she might never see her family again.
Why would a boy leave everyone and everything he’d ever known to run for protection?
Who are the Temporary people – and how did Australia trap them in endless uncertainty?
The stories of people seeking asylum are supposed to end. But in Australia, people who arrive by boat are seldom able to finish their story.
How can cutting-edge economics bring the world back from the brink?
Faced with the crisis of a global pandemic, for the first time in more than a decade Australia has had evidence-based, bipartisan policy-making. Can we do the same for the climate?
Most clinical trials do not conduct even a cursory examination of sex differences in safety or efficacy, so why do we continue to relegate women into the background?
Can a world where each of us know how to listen, respond, and be present for each other during times of crisis exist?