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YOUTH FEST – Sunday September 14

September 3, 2014

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For the fifth consecutive year, Banyule’s annual Youth Festival is back with an even bigger and better line-up of bands, activities, performers and endless amounts of fun guaranteed. With over 35 bands and DJs spread out over four huge stages, as well as countless activities, workshops and opportunities to experience all of what Banyule Youth […]

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QandA ‘RIOTERS’ DEFY GEN Y STEREOTYPE

May 9, 2014

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What is lazy, largely unemployed, unmotivated, social media addicted, devoid of communication skills, deeply disinterested in politics and ungrateful for their educational opportunities? Gen Y, of course! And who was it that we saw exhibiting motivation, ambition, fear for the limits of their career opportunities, outstanding communication skills, a burning passion for politics and a […]

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CROWDFUNDING

May 8, 2014

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Let’s say that you have a really, really great idea. This idea is not only going to help you, but it’s going to do great things for other people too. It might provide information, awareness, assistance or just a hell of a lot of enjoyment. Basically, your idea is awesome. And you want other people […]

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AN OPEN LETTER TO MR ABBOTT

March 18, 2014

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Dear Mr. Abbott, Last week, you had the pleasure of meeting with a group of Year Nine students on the lawn of Parliament House. They interrogated questioned you about the issues they were passionate about and were patient to listen for your answers. The inquisitive and intellectual nature of these questions quite frankly, put the […]

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VERNON AVENUE – CAM NACSON

February 8, 2014

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Here at Truth4Youth, we first met Cam Nacson in March 2013, when he covered the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis hit Same Love in order to create an Australian anthem in the fight for marriage equality. The video for Same Love has since clocked up over 40,000 views and Cam himself has been busy recording his […]

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THE GIRLS HAVE IT

October 16, 2013

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I would consider myself a feminist. No, I’m not talking about burning the bras. and Yes, I do still shave my legs. So what does it mean to be a feminist, and more so, a teenage one? Feminism is no longer about elaborate protests and scrutinising the male privilege. At its core, feminism is purely […]

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TECH ADDICTION

August 17, 2013

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“Is that phone an extension of your hand?” Chances are that as a teenager, you’ve been chastised more than once for spending a little too much time with technology. Most of us would feel completely naked without our mobile phones in our jeans pocket—and a hell of a lot less safe. It’s a means of […]

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SAME LOVE

April 20, 2013

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Music has been a platform to bring about change since its origins, so what better way to address the issue of marriage inequality? Cam Nacson is a Sydney born singer-songwriter, charming his way through the industry with a charismatic personality and a voice to melt hearts. Integrating his passions for music and social justice, he […]

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