The government of Western Australia revealed that a historic number of dead whales littered its beaches this year.
The site was displayed on an information screen in Yagan Square.
Protesters argue the Roe 8 project—a proposed $1.5 billion highway extension—would destroy the environment of a 5,000-year-old sacred site.
Since its founding a year ago the camp has endured abuse from the public, criticism from the Premier, and raids by the police. But for Western Australia's homeless and dispossessed there's nowhere else to go.
I spent a week sitting in on a coronial inquest for Ms. Dhu, who went into a South Hedland cell and never came out.
Not as fast as Mexico City, but fast enough for people to be talking about it.
The owner of Fascine Coffee Lounge says the controversial decision not to take money that customers pull out of swimsuits, bras, and undies is a matter of hygiene.
“We have had people search for things in their pockets and just put their money back in their mouth until they've found it,” says Robin Weeks, an Australian cafe owner no longer accepting cash from patrons’ underwear.
If you're a female prisoner in Western Australia, you're probably at Bandyup, where low-risk inmates are mixed with inmates who have committed serious crimes. That's just one of the prison's many issues.