OTR Reporter Alycia Millar spoke to passionate protestors at the School Strike for Climate last Friday, May 21, capturing young people’s attitudes towards climate change and their reasons to keep advocating. Continue reading VIDEO: School Strike for Climate
Friday, May 21 marked national strikes for climate action. The day amplified calls to reject coal and gas and highlighted the need to support First Nations people in caring for Country. Continue reading Students skip school to strike for climate action
On Thursday, May 13 Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese delivered a budget reply outlining ALP’s priorities, targeting housing and renewables for alternative economic recovery. Continue reading Opposition Leader presents ‘real’ Labor budget
The government has handed down a jobs-focused budget – with big spending on aged care, women, and mental health services – but what’s in it for young people? Continue reading How does the 2021-22 Budget impact young Australians?
It’s easy to get caught up amongst the sales and excitement of Black Friday, but shouldn’t we consider the impacts of our consumption? Continue reading Opinion: This Black Friday, we need to re-think excessive consumerism
Amidst a global pandemic, organisations and programs such as The Wilderness Society SA, Outback Clean-ups Australia and the Adopt A Spot Scheme have being continuing to fight for the planet. Continue reading Environmental crisis continues while COVID steals headlines
Australia is currently suffering from some of the most devastating bushfires. In a time of tragedy, we often seek leadership, support and policy changes from our politicians. But is that support actually there? Continue reading Is there a blanket of smoke covering our politicians’ eyes?
It was in the labyrinth of the Adelaide city centre, during Monday’s most recent public holiday, where environmentalist cyclists swarmed the streets. Continue reading Extinction Rebellion bike swarm perfectly stages a week of rebellion
World leaders will view excerpts from environmental documentary 2040 at tomorrow’s Climate Action Summit, hosted by the UN; with one of the film’s ideas posing intriguing implications for Australia. Continue reading 2040: How giant seaweed could be an important tool in our climate-affected future
omorrow, September 20, young people from 120 countries are joining together in what will likely be the biggest climate strike ever. Continue reading Young people prepare to march for change in worldwide climate protests