The Week’s Wrap with Raf & Brett

Fun times wrapping up the week on ABC Melbourne’s NewsTherapy tonight, with Raf & Nine News’s Brett McLoud. We ploughed through politicians playing the race card and obfuscating the issue of violence against women to point score, media merges, MyHealthRecord: to...

Transformative Justice, one talk at a time

Today I presented for a Transformative Leadership Program for the Department of Justice. I specifically addressed my experiences of life as an Australian Muslim and the mental load of constant vigilance. In the current socio-political climate, impacted by local and...

Happy 35th Birthday VMC

Happy 35th Birthday, Victorian Multicultural Commission! Though I left the party shenanigans sans cake?, I did leave with a heart full of gratitude. Congratulations- for shifting the narrative surrounding multiculturalism from one of assimilation and tolerance, to one...

Reforming Outcomes for Communities

Today I facilitated a Symposium for the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) 2018 Conference. My session was ‘NSW Reforms for Outcomes’, attracting attendees from across government and NGO’s working in this industry. Headlined by the NSW FACS Minister Pru...