It began as a loose congregation in Victoria Park. The Parramatta Road smog stifled by the last bout of rain and the air smelt like fresh laundry. The plan was they would march down Broadway and George Street and loop around. Gradually, more arrived and were met with warm embrace.
If I were quizzed about my values,
I might recall some of the things
I value most: the endless meals
Nicky Minus, winner of the 2017 Fair Australia Prize – Cartoon, examines contemporary labour and conditions.
In the three years since the Fair Australia Prize first began, as global inequality has increased, the failure of neoliberalism and capitalism have become clearer, sparking important debate here and overseas. If the system is no longer working, what do we do next?
Artwork for this edition by guest artist Laura Wills.
Laura is an Adelaide-based multidisciplinary visual artist, who explores social and environmental themes through the innovative use of found materials, collaborative processes and community-based projects.