"We not only share stories and experiences but also share our cultures, music, games, dance, fashion, and ambitions with our fellow young Australians," says Prudence, E-Raced founder.
They tell us to go back to our country, but we don’t have anywhere else to go. That’s why we’re here.
- Prudence, E-Raced Founder
Scrawled across the rear window and down both sides of a Holden 4WD is the E-Raced slogan: Erasing racism one story at a time. Inside, four young refugees are belting out Guy Sebastian’s Battlescars. Carpool karaoke is one way the team keep their spirits high as they tour Queensland sharing their stories - sometimes with restless students in airless assembly halls.
Today, the young storytellers from Rwanda, Syria, Liberia and Chad are bound for Yeppoon – the heartland of Pauline Hanson’s One Nation.