Irene Doutney in Redfern Park. Photo: Kat Hines

‘Authentic, caring, passionate’ – Vale Irene Doutney

Sydney’s public housing community has lost a great activist and a great friend with Irene Doutney’s death on June 11.

A missed opportunity?

The non-statutory period for the Waterloo Metro Quarter proposal, showing what will go above the station, has been and gone – you might have missed it.

Planning your own death

TPP rally. Photo: Suganthi Singarayar

Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement a danger, community groups claim

The power of foreign corporations to sue the Australian government and the dilution of workers’ and citizens’ rights raise concerns about the TPP-11.

From New Dream Jovana Terzic's recent exhibition.

Five art attacks

When art is good it makes your heart beat faster …

Artwork using shredded pages from the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. Photo: Jumbunna Research

Revoicing the stories of Aboriginal women who’ve died in custody

A possum-skin cloak covers a bed in a prison cell: the sole comfort in a room stripped of tenderness and care.

Music – Animarum

Film – Mary Shelley