2021 Issues Pack

$130.00 inc GST


The 2021 Issues Pack contains background material and opinion pieces for these ten current issues:

  • The safety of Uber food delivery riders
  • Banning Trump from Twitter
  • State border closures
  • Humanities degree fee rises
  • Electric vehicle tax
  • Night grandfinal
  • Removing sacred trees in Djab Wurrung country
  • Gay conversion laws
  • The film about Martin Bryant called ‘Nitram’
  • Raising the legal age of criminal responsibility

For each issue there is a folder which contains:

  • A background handout on the issue
  • 2-3 pairs of opinion pieces publish since September last year which can be used for the SAC or for practice activities

The resource also includes information on:

  • How to introduce students to the conservative and progressive values at the heart of many of the opinion pieces
  • How to provide students with an overview of the types of publications they will be analysing

See a sample of the background and opinion pairings below: