Topic archives: mercy campaign

Emoji as identity politics (and your dick doesn’t look like an eggplant)

Emoji as identity politics (and your dick doesn’t look like an eggplant)

April 30, 2015 13

Whether it is celebrities trying their hand at international diplomacy or the insistence on racially diverse emoji, we focus on the symbol and ignore the real.

Hope and justice: Australia holds vigils for Chan and Sukumaran

Hope and justice: Australia holds vigils for Chan and Sukumaran

February 19, 2015 5

Last night, heartfelt vigils for Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were held around Australia.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 11, 2015 5

Study trip to Cuba? Hopefully ... Mercy campaign now includes most MPs ... who blocks their critics on Twitter?

While we look away, Bali Nine prepare for their grim fate

While we look away, Bali Nine prepare for their grim fate

February 3, 2015

Far from home, Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan are expected to be executed this week. Sarah Gill, policy analyst and volunteer for the Mercy Campaign, says we let it get this far because we weren't paying attention.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

January 27, 2015 4

New owners for the NIT? ... minor parties struggling for real people ... last call on that bottle of red ...

Follow Friday: @BrigidWD, live-tweeting compulsory silence

Follow Friday: @BrigidWD, live-tweeting compulsory silence

May 9, 2014

From locked bathrooms to silent meditation retreats, journalist and novelist Brigid Delaney is committed to stream-of-consciousness tweeting.