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Would you ban puppy farming?

Would you ban puppy farming?

May 17, 2018

If puppy farming piques your rage now is the time to speak up. The McGowan State Government has allocated $250,000 in the 2018/19 state budget to implement a ban but it is not yet sure about the best...

How to be a good Samaritan

How to be a good Samaritan

May 17, 2018

Matthew Bosner - known by his mates as 'Bonza', is your typical Australian guy. He plays plays cricket in the summer, footy in the winter and surfs all year round. Bonza is the kind of person that...

Oh deer

Oh deer

May 17, 2018

Would you eat a deer burger? Deer ravioli or a deer little sausage roll? These food items could be making their way onto the menus of your local cafes and restaurants, as wild deer have become a problem...

Remembering Grenfell & our fire safety audit

Remembering Grenfell & our fire safety audit

May 16, 2018

The one year anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire that killed at least 80 people and shocked the world is approaching. The fire broke out on 14 June 2017, in a 24-storey block of public housing flats...

CRCs at risk in state budget

CRCs at risk in state budget

May 10, 2018

The State Government has proposed a future funding scheme for Community Resource Centres across Western Australia which would see a reduction in their funding. Under the recommendation the majority...

RBA – “Steady as she goes”

RBA – “Steady as she goes”

May 10, 2018

Tuesday last week marked the 20th consecutive month the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has maintained the Australian cash rate at 1.5%. Due to the current state of the housing market in the eastern states...

XTC: Hard drug or medicine?

XTC: Hard drug or medicine?

May 10, 2018

Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) is the scientific name for ecstasy, although not everything that gets sold as ecstasy these days contains MDMA. While rappers and pop stars have glorified it, federal...

Cashing in on air pollution

Cashing in on air pollution

May 10, 2018

Worldwide nine out of ten people breath air containing high levels of pollutants, and seven million people die every year from outdoor and household air pollution, according to new data and estimates from...

Today is World Press Freedom Day

Today is World Press Freedom Day

May 3, 2018

Today is World Press Freedom Day (WPFD), a day to honour the journalists killed, injured and captured in the line of duty. WPFD, organised by UNESCO, is also an opportunity to look at how fairly jo...

What is an incel?

What is an incel?

May 3, 2018

After the harrowing attack in Toronto, in which a man praised the murderer Eliot Rogers in an online post before killing 10 and injuring 16 mostly female victims, there are three questions that need answering....

Working together for a happier Australia

Working together for a happier Australia

May 3, 2018

*TRIGGER WARNING: Confronting content In Australia, around one person on average a day loses their life to suicide across Western Australia and for every suicide there are approximately 20 suicide attempts. A...

Cane toad reclassification reversed

Cane toad reclassification reversed

May 3, 2018

A planned reclassification by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) would have seen the cane toad no longer labelled as a pest in the Kimberley, despite the Federal Government...

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