ChangeMakers Podcast

Hosted by Amanda Tattersall

This is the second part of an exploration into how anger can be channelled into powerful actions.

Part two comes from Brisbane, Australia, where a simple vigil outside a hospital turned into a national flashpoint that overturned a decade of political consensus on Australia’s refugee policy. Remarkably, when they began the organisers of the vigil didn’t know what they were even aiming to achieve.

ChangeMakers and MobLab

MobLab is proud to be the launch partner of the ChangeMakers Podcast, a weekly half-hour series that tells global stories of ordinary people working together to create positive change and the lessons they learn along the way. It’s hosted by activist and social change leader Dr. Amanda Tattersall.

Visit the ChangeMakers Podcast website to learn more.

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Top photo: “Welcome asylum seekers and refugees.” Refugee Action protest on 27 July 2013 in Melbourne. Photo by Flickr user Takver. CC BY-SA 2.0