Prisoners with disabilities represent disproportionate numbers in Australia’s overcrowded prisons, and disproportionately experience violence and abuse behind bars.

South Australia seeks to become the third Australian state to fine child care centers and preschools that admit an unvaccinated child. The law would not exempt parents who object to vaccination for non-medical reasons.   The move is the latest in a nationwide effort to…

The Consumers Health Forum of Australia is emphasizing the need for extensive government review of the country’s privatized health insurance sector.   In recent articles, the organization cites concerns with skyrocketing premiums, a lack of adequate coverage and erosion of…