Society and Culture

In this three part series, a diverse group of outstanding contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists reveal to pre-eminent curator Hetti Perkins how their art practice is driven by

Australian troops deployed in Afghanistan have now returned home but many have brought back with them the heavy psychological baggage of military conflict.

Chas Fisher, a 28-year-old survivor of child sexual abuse, wants to know why people sexually abuse children.

‘It’s impossible to imagine what Australia would be like without surfing’ – Tim Winton

In this series Geraldine Doogue invites Muslims, Jews and Christians to dinner to explore what they believe and why?

As Australia continues to grapple with boat arrivals, Compass looks at who is helping asylum seekers already here and why.

The Israeli army is both respected and feared as a fighting force.

As demand for Foster Carers in Australia increases, Compass meets several foster families to learn about the challenges and rewards fostering can bring.

Kids on Speed? is a hybrid of observational documentary, factual intervention and social experiment.