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May 22, 2017

The campaign for West Papuan independence has built up momentum in New Zealand following a visit by Benny Wenda, International Spokesman for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua.

May 22, 2017

VUW’s Student Health Service has left a number of students feeling “belittled” and “confused.” While students’ experiences are “usually positive,” some have reported inappropriate or inaccurate advice regarding sexual health.

May 22, 2017

Recently Labour MP and Corrections spokesperson Kelvin Davis proposed developing a prison run according to Māori values to address the over-representation of Māori in prison statistics. However, the proposal has been met with backlash from criminal justice organisations such as JustSpeak and No Pride in Prisons.

May 15, 2017

The Australian Government is implementing a package of reforms to the higher education system which will see higher fees for New Zealand students in Australia.

May 15, 2017

Over 200 students and staff attended the Living Wage Day event in the Hub on May 10.

May 15, 2017

Systemic issues with mental health service provision in New Zealand have been met with calls to review and better resource the system.

May 8, 2017

Criminal justice experts are calling on politicians to practically address the escalating prison population.

May 8, 2017

A new bill banning street window washers has been put to Select Committee in Parliament.

May 8, 2017

South Africa has a long history of protest, with the Apartheid era in the living memory of much of the population. Since 2012, student protests have developed into an ideological battle with major disruptions to campuses.