All posts by Nisreen Akolawala

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

Got something to say?

We are working on an interesting YouTube video lately! Would you like to be a part of it? Read on to know more.  Camille, our Intern from France, is creating a Youtube video highlighting the stories of those who have personally experienced racism. Here is a little glimpse of what you will get to see

Annual Report 2017-18

Our ALL TOGETHER NOW ANNUAL REPORT 2017-2018  is now available to view. Please click the highlighted link to download the pdf of the Annual Report of All Together Now, for 2017-18. We are looking forward to another great year. We have many projects on the horizon for 2017-18, with volunteers creating a fresh and dynamic force

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