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
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
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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