White Australians Celebrate, Aboriginal People Mourn

White Australians Celebrate, Aboriginal People Mourn

With Amy McQuire – Our national holiday fails to recognize a legacy of genocide. Every year on Jan. 26, at the height of summer, Australians pull out their flags and barbecues, and raise a glass for Australia Day. But as the nationalism rises with the...
Australia Has a Serious Gambling Problem

Australia Has a Serious Gambling Problem

Australia tops its fair share of lists, including hosting the deadliest animals on earth and, perhaps paradoxically, some of the world’s most liveable cities. But the country also tops the charts on an indicator that is far more insidious: gambling losses. Last year,...