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20 November 2017
Could Victoria follow Norway’s lead on prisoner rehabilitation?

With a significantly less number of prisoners behind bars, Norway’s prisoner rehabilitation system proves to be a success. Can Victoria follow their lead?

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Society

14 November 2017
Slam dunk: Ben Simmons and the rise of the NBA in Australia
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Society

02 November 2017
Why we shouldn’t blame Chinese buyers for rising house prices

Much of the blame for Australians not being able to own their own property is falling on Chinese buyers and investors. But is this fair, or even correct?

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Society

31 October 2017
Why does racism keep resurfacing in Australia and the US?

Professor Yin Paradies discusses the cycles of history and why unresolved issues of the past continue to resurface, often with greater tension than before.

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Society

31 October 2017
Should we really be celebrating Halloween in Australia?

With the influx of American culture into Australian society, there are polarising opinions about the commercialisation of yet another tradition.

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Society

30 October 2017
From Trump to Weinstein: why Hollywood matters in real life
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Society

27 October 2017
Your expectations and housing affordability
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Human trafficking and organ transplants

Society

16 October 2017
The global organ market

Since the first successful organ transplant in the 1950s, organ transplantation has saved the lives of millions. But the number of people waiting for an organ transplant now far outweighs the number of organs available and some people seek transplants outside the system fuelling organ trafficking around the world.

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Society

10 October 2017
Ethnic cleansing in Myanmar: should a Nobel Peace Prize be forever?

Ethnic cleansing in Myanmar has left many in the international community questioning the commitment of the country’s civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to human rights.

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09 October 2017
Religion in Australian schools: an historical and contemporary debate

Australia maintains a high concentration of religious schools, despite claiming secularism. Dr Emma Rowe discusses this ongoing contentious issue.

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