LGBT+ community struggles over COVID stresses

Stress on young people

ALEXANDER MCKENNA COVID-19 and the social isolation it has created is having a negative effect on the mental health of members of the LGBT+ community both in Australia and around the world.   The pandemic affects people in different … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we look into how community services are coping with the increased need created by the fires and pandemic, including teens separated from their weekly group activities. We discuss how the Queensland restrictions are impacting … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we will explore different areas of digital culture that are relied upon even more than usual, during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We discuss the ways increased reliance on the internet and virtual mediums has reshaped … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 10 September 2020

How has COVID-19 affected university students, the media, teachers and even the sex work industry? We discuss the importance of mental health and engaging a conversation with friends, family and peers. And finally, we look into the scouting movement … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 8 September 2020

How has Covid-19 affected healthcare for university students? What about caring for kids with special needs during these unprecedented times? We also look at the Australian horse racing industry and how racing has not stopped during the … [Read more...]

Pandemic creates surge in pet adoptions

RSPCA worker

KAYLA SYLVESTER Pet shelters and animal rescues around Queensland say there has been a significant increase in animal adoptions since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as an increase in the number of people donating their time to animal … [Read more...]

New joke book fights fear with fun

Laugh-A-Bull will donate 500 copies of the book to the Starlight Children’s Foundation

HAYDYN EVANS A new joke book is taking dad jokes to the next level by using puns to help families fight fear with fun during the COVID-19 pandemic.   The book, named Laugh-A-Bull, was written by Melbourne dad Daniel Stones, who came up … [Read more...]

COVID-19 tough on long distance relationships

Empty airport Photo Dyana Wing So on Unsplash

MADISON COSKERIE The coronavirus travel ban has put an end to reunions for couples in long distance relationships that are currently facing indefinite separation.   Prior to COVID-19, many couples in long distance relationships were … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 3 September 2020

Coming up on The Source News today, we’re exploring cyber culture, and how technology has become the foundation of society. We’ll cover the impact Artificial intelligence is having on our world, and how international students are adapting to online … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 1 September 2020

Coming up on The Source News today – we’ll cover the upcoming Queensland elections; hear about how the disabilities industry is coping with restrictions and how small businesses are doing in these trying times; introduce you to our animal of the day … [Read more...]