Have you been using your phone and your computer more in pandemic? The paradox is that tech can make us more connected, but also more isolated. But are there circumstances in which tech actually brings us closer together?
What lessons can we learn from this crisis as humans? What will this teach us about community, compassion and kindness? This week journalist Ginger Gorman chats with one of Australia’s best known psychologists and social researchers, Hugh Mackay, about loneliness and the digital age.
Visual politics: Professor Roland Bleiker on how images stick with us
RECESSION-19: Ross Gittins on why this recession is different.
Symbolism and sentiment: Professor Megan Davis on the representation of Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia.
Working from home: blessing or curse? Professor Sharon Parker has the answers (yes, there’s more than one).
Stigma and Suicide: Jane Pirkis on the mental health of men
Educating for an uncertain future: Peter Shergold on Australia’s education sector.
Wicked problems: Fiona Stanley on how to create a society we actually want.
The good fight: Allan Fels on fairness, mental health and why CEOs get paid so much (and shouldn't)
Artificial Intelligence: Genevieve Bell on building a new way of thinking
TRAILER S2 - Our world in transition
Mental wealth (Part2): Pat McGorry - How we fix the national crisis
Mental wealth (Part 1): Ian Hickie - How we fix the national crisis
The domestic battleground created by a pandemic
How the virus made politics mutate
Indigenous Might VS COVID
Menace or Saviour? Anthony Elliott on Artificial Intelligence and coronavirus
Planes, trains and a whole lot of pain: Tourism and COVID-19
The Money Fight: Public health vs the economy