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Kumanjayi Walker- Understand

Hello  Ally, Welcome to the third gift of anti-racism education – understanding. Today we share with you the timeline of a 19 year old boy’s murder at the hands of a law enforcement official and his community’s resilience to continue fighting for justice. The recent developments of which bring some hope for 2021 as well as actions

Bad News- Unlearn

Hello Ally, Welcome to the most important gift of anti-racism education.  Today we have a game that you can keep and use over the holiday break, a lunch break; practically anytime when you feel the need to breakaway. This year, over the course of our lockdowns the All Together Now team chanced upon a mind changing tool that proved to

Story of Peace- Empathy

Hello Ally, Welcome to your first gift of the week – the gift of empathy. Today we share with you a Story of Peace. On March 15 2019, news was broadcasted across the world sharing the chilling recount of the mass shootings at the Al Noor and Linwood mosques, taking 51 lives and leaving many people in

Media Statement on Christchurch

Program Tackles Far Right Extremism in NSW to Prevent Violence and Support Communities All Together Now is shocked but not surprised about the far-right terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch on 15 March 2019. Our thoughts are with the victims of the attack and their loved ones. We stand in solidarity with our Muslim

Calling out racism – a new tool

Have you ever experienced or witnessed racism and wanted to make a complaint but didn’t know how? Our Reporting Racism Clearing House launched this week aims to fix that. The new website is now live at reportingracism.alltogethernow.org.au Perhaps you’ve witnessed a racist attack and felt powerless to know how to help. Or perhaps you have been

Anti- Racism Books Review

Hello Ally, Welcome to the eighth surprise gift of Anti-Racism education. With the holiday break (finally) here, many of us are looking forward to putting our feet up and reading a good book. Reading in your own time with a crisp paperback is sometimes the best way to learn something new. Today, we have a great selection of

Breaking the silence – Podcast

Hello Ally, Welcome to the sixth gift of the week. In today’s newsletter we share a review of a new podcast series by UTS and Impact Studios – Black Stories Matter. The 5 part podcast series builds a conversation around the 2019 book ‘Does the Media Fail Aboriginal Political Aspirations 45 years of news media reporting of key political moments.’ by

Continue the conversation

Hello Ally, Welcome to the seventh and final Gift of Anti-Racism Education – Continue the Conversation. A gift that will help you have better conversations about race and racism. Holding conversations about race can be difficult for those who don’t experience racism. The fear to acknowledge what you don’t know, the fear to come across as insensitive can often lead people

Spotify Playlist – Listen

Hello Ally, Happy Saturday, welcome to your 5th gift of the week. Today we will talk music. We would like to see an increase in the promotion, recognition and financial support of BIPOC artists. Music is one way for Australia to tell its diverse stories, to share and celebrate ourb cultures and confront our histories.Today we are sharing with

First Nation Owned Businesses- Do More

Hello Ally, Welcome to the fourth gift of Anti-Racism education – Do More. We’ve compiled a list of ally friendly and First Nations owned businesses that you can buy from and whose backstories are as inspiring as their products. You could keep it handy for the next time you need the services they provide, especially those you