As people increasingly lose trust and disengage with traditional power structures, the internet is emerging as a new form of power that helps people connect and bring issues to the fore. Rob Sturrock outlines how digital platforms can help empower people facing disadvantage to raise their voice and bring about change.
Senator Ricky Muir says it is time people living in poverty were given a real voice in Parliament, raised above those of think tanks and party lines. Amid Senate ... Read More
As The Big Issue turns 20, its editor for almost 10 years, Alan Attwood, reflects on the little magazine that just keeps on going – and its impact on the people ... Read More