Johnny Depp’s trial illuminates the need to dismantle the “movie star” myth

Johnny Depp's trial illuminates the need to dismantle the "movie star" myth

You’d be pretty hard pressed to take even a three-second scroll through the internet without seeing headlines about the defamation trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. Depp, who is suing Heard for $50 million in part over a 2018 Washington Post op-ed piece alluding to her being a victim of domestic abuse (the abuser … Read more

Toowoomba animal rescue Happy Paws, Happy Hearts program improves social anxiety in humans

A woman holding some rats.

Pet rodents Fidget and Wombat have become star therapists in a program that helps people overcome social anxiety. Key points: Toowoomba charity Happy Paws, Happy Hearts has found rats the perfect therapy for people with social anxiety The organization helps rehabilitate rescue animals with the help of vulnerable people Since COVID-enforced lockdowns, social anxiety has … Read more