Social Issues

African Youth Maligned by Fear-Mongering

Posted on: Mon 15 Jan 2018

News stories and reporting about recent incidents involving African-heritage youth have caused political and social tensions. Many argue that these stories are sensationalist and do not present the facts.

The convener of Migration and Refugees Research Network at the University of South Australia, Melanie Baak, speaks with Tom Mann to discuss the effects of media fear-mongering on African communities.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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