Topic: protest

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    April 23, 2017 The best signs from the global March for Science

    Science has struck back against a world full of leaders who sneer at experts and “elitists”. And they’ve done it hilariously. All around the globe that some people still think is flat, scientists and science enthusiasts left their labs to march as part of a movement to “defend the vital role science plays in our […]

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    May 5, 2016 The Barkindji people are losing their ‘mother’, the drying Darling River

    As I left the outback New South Wales town of Wilcannia after some historical research last year, Woddy Harris, a Barkindji man I had interviewed, gestured across the town and said: “Mother Nature will outlive all of this.” He was talking about Aboriginal survival in the Wilcannia area since white settlement in the 1850s.