Stories about Australia from August, 2021
"In response to Chief Minister Andrew Barr’s kind words, I’d like to say 'You’re welcome' ;p. Though please don’t tell him that I’m not actually at home right now!"
"...commercial interests will be dictating developments within the park with scant attention to nature conservation, landscape, and heritage values for which the park was dedicated."
"We are concerned about the chilling affect her arrest has on the practice of journalism, which has never been more critical."
"This is a final call for action and that we do not have any more excuses, or time to lose, and that every single degree matters."
The hashtag #StrandedAussies trended as citizens criticized Australia's expanded border restrictions.
The internet plays a role in imposing hegemonic language, but young people are using it to carve space for their languages.