Monthly Archives: April 2019

Who Watches the Media? Race-related reporting in Australian mainstream media

Why we monitor the media We monitor the media to increase understanding of how social cohesion in Australian communities is impacted by racially biased media articles.  The project came about through collaboration with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) which highlighted the need for such work. How we do it We use a three-pronged approach

How could a children’s toy be so divisive?

All Together Now’s volunteer Erika Rodriguez questions the support of the Golliwog in Australia Why are some Australians still fighting for the right to produce, sell, or own the Golliwog doll if it has become such a controversial symbol? “These dolls have got a very honourable past and I don’t think it’s fair to inflict