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YES money for at-risk youth

October 2, 2017

The Youth Engagement Scheme (YES) has been granted $250,000 in funding to help connect potentially at-risk youth with their communities through recreational and sporting activities. The scheme, administered...

More than a game

More than a game

October 1, 2017

Indigenous adults who play football are healthier, happier and better connected to the community, according to a new report on Indigenous participation in sport, by The Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre...

Broome boating bucks

Broome boating bucks

October 1, 2017

The McGowan Government has allocated $9.7 million to upgrade boating facilities in Broome and help start the new marina. The upgrades include new public toilets, vehicle and trailer parking, constru...

Students not reporting sexual harassment & assault

September 18, 2017

*The following article discusses themes of sexual harassment and assault. Reader discretion is advised*  Worrying statistics reveal low levels of ECU students reporting on sexual assault and harassment, o...

COMMENT: Faith in an Institution of Lies

COMMENT: Faith in an Institution of Lies

September 18, 2017

The Catholic Church has lost the bearings on its moral compass. Growing up, the Catholic faith was something I never really understood, despite "technically" being Catholic myself. I was baptised as...

Hedonism and the Dark Triad

Hedonism and the Dark Triad

September 18, 2017

We all indulge in pleasures throughout our lives. Even if we try to suppress these desires, in the end they ultimately drive us. Hedonism, put simply, is the pursuit of self-indulgence. For a more detailed...

Touch: the least used sense

September 18, 2017

This year marked the ninth European Deafblind International Conference, held in Aalborg, Denmark, over September 5 to 8. The conference attracted 500 participants from over 30 countries, with a large...

Baclofen ‘cure’ not all it seems

Baclofen ‘cure’ not all it seems

September 18, 2017

A Perth researcher will use pharmaceutical drug Baclofen as an attempt to cure methamphetamine addiction in a world first trial. The trial follows a study by Dr Amanda Stafford, who found that Baclofen,...

Spirit Walker snubbed by Turnbull.

Spirit Walker snubbed by Turnbull.

September 18, 2017

Clinton Pryor ’s most immediate goal is to “rest and get back into normal life.” He was disappointed by the reception he received from PM Malcolm Turnbull  after he completed his Walk for Justice...

Sexual Violence on campus

Sexual Violence on campus

September 11, 2017

A report by the Australian Human Rights Commission on sexual assault and sexual harassment at Australian universities shows that over half (51%) of students reported being sexually harassed on at least...

The fight for Horizontal Falls

The fight for Horizontal Falls

September 11, 2017

Environmental conservation companies in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia are worried about the future of the land surrounding the Horizontal Falls. Last month a Rio Tinto exploration camp and...

COMMENT: Coal or Coral?

COMMENT: Coal or Coral?

September 11, 2017

When people think of Australia, I guarantee you that one of the first things that comes to mind is the Great Barrier Reef. Now in its second year of serious coral bleaching, I would think our Government...

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