Jonathan Sriranganathan

Jonathan Sriranganathan

May
21
Living on our off-grid houseboat makes us more connected, not less

Living on our off-grid houseboat makes us more connected, not less

The world looks a little different from the other side of the mangroves
16 min read
May
16
Touch one, touch all: What should we do if police arrest individuals at peaceful protests?

Touch one, touch all: What should we do if police arrest individuals at peaceful protests?

Last Friday night, the cops arrested one of us at a protest march, so we staged a snap sit-in
9 min read
May
14
Latest articles and upcoming events: May 2024

Latest articles and upcoming events: May 2024

May 2024 rundown of what I've been doing and thinking about
6 min read
May
09
What's it really like on the ground at UQ's Gaza Solidarity Camp?

What's it really like on the ground at UQ's Gaza Solidarity Camp?

Initial impressions/reflections on the #FreePalestine Gaza Solidarity Camp at the University of Queensland
10 min read
May
04
Tea Leaves and Troublemakers (Audio)

Tea Leaves and Troublemakers (Audio)

An 8-minute audio story unpacking something that the oh-so-familiar 'humble migrant origins' narratives often gloss over...
1 min read
Apr
18
On Being Doppelgangered

On Being Doppelgangered

What it's like becoming the target of a covertly racist political smear campaign
20 min read
Mar
21
Solid swings but not many ward wins: Unpacking the Greens' results from the 2024 Brisbane City Council election

Solid swings but not many ward wins: Unpacking the Greens' results from the 2024 Brisbane City Council election

Initial analysis (written while final vote counting was still underway)
25 min read
Feb
29
Peaceful Assembly Act 1992 (QLD): Organising protests without getting fined

Peaceful Assembly Act 1992 (QLD): Organising protests without getting fined

What are the rules in Queensland for occupying and marching on roads?
13 min read
Aug
12
Brisbane should redefine itself as a forest city

Brisbane should redefine itself as a forest city

One of Brisbane's greatest assets and differentiators from other cities is our abundance of wildlife, vegetation and intact urban waterways. If we need an identity to celebrate, maybe we should embrace being a 'forest city'?
4 min read
Oct
21

Associating with Lidia

Note: I first published this article in October 2022. Four months later, Lidia Thorpe quit the Greens to sit as
7 min read