An art educator’s open letter to colleagues about detention profits and the Sydney Biennale

schainI write as a Sydney-based design educator.

The 19th Biennale of Sydney is sponsored by Transfield, a company contracted to run Australian detention centres, which they do on a for-profit basis. Transfield Services Ltd recently announced plans to take on further work at the Manus Island and Nauru detention centres. Continue reading “An art educator’s open letter to colleagues about detention profits and the Sydney Biennale”

An art educator’s open letter to colleagues about detention profits and the Sydney Biennale

Is your superannuation invested in Scott Morrison’s refugee policy? A response.

schainWhen author Jennifer Mills  found out about her super fund HESTA’s connection to offshore detention of refugees, she contacted them for more information about where exactly her money was invested. Unsatisfied with their response over the phone, she sent them this letter. Continue reading “Is your superannuation invested in Scott Morrison’s refugee policy? A response.”

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