In today’s world, a lot of people suffer from oppression and inequality. But throughout history, humans have always fought for better lives. This week, we’re sharing two stories about injustice, persistence and freedom.
Hanif’s Story By Mell Chun
Now that the Taliban once again have control of Afghanistan, one of the groups that have the most to fear are the Hazara people. Mell speaks to Hanif, a Hazara man who fled persecution and ended up in Australia.
Producer: Mell Chun
Music: Blue Dot Sessions
We Shall Overcome By Zahara Jithoo
In 1948 racial inequality was officially codified under the system of Apartheid. Zahara’s dad ,Sanjay, was born into Apartheid and fled when he was 20 years old. Now 20 years old herself, Zahara talks to Sanjay about his turbulent experiences and how he created his own freedom.
Producer: Zahara Jithoo
Supervising Producer: Zoe Ferguson
Image: Zahara Jithoo
All The Best credits
Production Manager: Danni Stewart
Editorial Manager: Mell Chun
Host: Helenna Barone-Peters
Social Media Producer: Emma Pham
Community and Events Coordinator: Lidiya Josifova
SYN Mentee Producer: Wing Kuang
Feature Image by Mell Chun