Emily Forrester


About Emily Forrester

Emily is studying a Bachelor of Arts at UNSW, majoring in Development Studies and International Relations.


Alabama Welcomes The National Memorial For Peace And Justice

On 26 April 2018, America opened the doors to a new museum. It won’t display dinosaur bones, nor ancient treasures, but rather it will memorialise the victims of white supremacy. In America, white supremacy remains pervasive in contemporary society and this museum has the opportunity to open up new discussions […]


Pakistani Government ‘Requisitions’ Army To End Protests

Pakistan’s government has authorized military intervention to re-establish peace after continued protests. Ahsan Iqbal, Pakistan’s Interior Minister, stated to Reuters that the military was “requisitioned” by the government “for law and order duty according to the constitution.” The protests, pioneered by Islamic cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi, and members of his […]


Trump Offers To Mediate South China Sea Debate

U.S. President Donald Trump has offered to act as a mediator in the continuing South China Sea dispute. It comes before the imminent Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Manila, Philippines, where all parties central to the debate will be in attendance. Whilst all parties central to the […]


Manus Island: Why Policy Should Account For People

In a decision that has been criticized by his own party, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has refused New Zealand’s offer to resettle 150 Manus Island refugees. After deliberations in Sydney on November 5 with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Mr Turnbull announced that although thankful for the offer, […]