The ABC’s Dr Rachael Kohn will co-lead the International Symposium on Religion Journalism in October, hosted by Griffith University’s Multi-Faith Centre.
Harmony Day panellists spoke about their personal experiences with cultural clashes in the Australian media.
Local leaders from Rwanda, Syria, Tibet and Taiwan united in peace prayer yesterday in front of hundreds gathered at Brisbane’s Harmony Day Festival in Springfield Central.
Speakers from ethnic interest groups, representatives from mainstream and alternative media and interested parties joined in a spirited discussion about the lack of news coverage given to smaller groups within Australia and what those groups can do to resolve this issue.
“Our concerns, celebrations and creations are just as Australian as our white and English speaking counterparts.”