Voiceless News

Tuesday, 6 March 2012, 4:43 pm

Authors are reminded that entries close 16 March for the Voiceless Writing Prize sponsored by Australian Ethical Investment.

The Prize is one of Australia’s most innovative and lucrative short form writing competitions and will this year award a total prize pool of well over $20,000 to writers who compellingly address the relationship between humans and animals.

Sunday, 19 February 2012, 9:22 am

19th February 2012

Two provocative television commercials cleverly highlighting the plight of factory farmed animals will be launched tomorrow, for immediate screening on free to air television channels as community service announcements (CSA’s).

Thursday, 9 February 2012, 6:30 pm

J M Coetzee, Nobel Laureate for Literature and Patron of Voiceless, recently contributed an opinion piece on the ethics of factory farming to the Sydney Morning Herald.

Thursday, 9 February 2012, 6:29 pm

The Voiceless Writing Prize sponsored by Australian Ethical Investment was launched in a two-page special feature in The Sydney Morning Herald, Media Partner on the Prize. It was a milestone in public awareness - a spread of six articles that brought the issues to more than 700,000 readers.

Read the feature here

Thursday, 9 February 2012, 6:28 pm

As millions of Australians flocked to the supermarkets to prepare their Christmas festivities, Brian and Ondine Sherman encouraged readers of The Australian to consider the animals that suffer for our food. The following opinion piece was published in The Australian on 23 December 2011.