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TRUTH 4 YOUTH ATTENDS FIRST EVER VICTORIAN YOUTH SUMMIT

April 19, 2017

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As part of the Truth 4 Youth team, I was very excited to attend the first ever Victorian Youth Summit, held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday March 31st. We entered a room lined with floor-to-ceiling windows, with an expansive view overlooking the lush green oval that is Melbourne’s pride and joy. Around 400 young people were gathered and ready to share with the Victorian State government their views […]

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NO PLACE FOR RACISM

March 11, 2015

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There’s a certain angst I’ve found among some teenagers where I work and live. Surprisingly, it isn’t the usual where’s-my-iPhone-what-kind-of-prison-is-this attitude, but one much more concerning to a teen’s developing moral conscience. It’s a bit like lazily throwing around racist and bigoted attitudes with the disregard normally reserved for Nicholas Cage movies and the Richmond Football […]

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