Social Affairs

eviction notice

Housing is our first line of defence against coronavirus, so leaving someone homeless increases the risk for everyone. Australia should follow other countries in imposing a moratorium on evictions.

National Day of Action against bullying and violence

Children who are bullied are at risk of experiencing poor outcomes for up to four decades after exposure.

sydney housing estate

The latte line shows the socioeconomic divide in Sydney's East and West. 

student_at_her_desk_working_on_a_laptop

Professor of Educational Psychology Andrew Martin offers a five-point guide for educators in the face of COVID-19.

International Women's Day 2020

UNSW staff from various faculties share their commitments this International Women's Day.

A group of high school students

The adage 'what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger' isn't always true for high school students, a new study says.

Domestic violence is never okay

A long history of femicide and violence against women shows no sign of improving.

ISIS wives and children held in Syria

Dr Anthony Billingsley, Lecturer of International Relations from the UNSW School of Social Sciences, addresses the question of whether Australian Islamic State wives and their children should be brought home from Syria.

US President Donald Trump at the Wailing Wall in Israel

UNSW’s Dr Anthony Billingsley says the timing of US President Donald Trump’s peace plan is an attempt to boost Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s popularity in the lead-up to the March 2 elections.

A hand holds a packet with white narcotic  Photo: Shutterstock

The NSW government has already ruled out five recommendations from the Ice inquiry, including pill testing and more medically-supervised injecting centres.

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