Media Portrayal

Over the past few weeks, there has been a barrage of media commentary about the involvement of young people from African backgrounds, especially South Sudanese, in crime. A recent A Current Affair pie... Read More
30/11/17
The deeply concerning incident of gang related violence seen in Melbourne’s CBD this weekend, though terrible, is a timely reminder that we need to deal with the disenfranchisement and alienation felt... Read More
17/03/16
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The public perception of young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds is often associated with crime or offending behaviour. Unbalanced media stories sometimes reinforce these stereotypes. This p... Read More
30/10/14