Review: Facebook Meme War

The 2016 Australian election may be over, and while political commentators may not be quite done commentating, there is one aspect of the election...

Lest We Forget: Is Anti-Semitism behind Monash snub?

 Lest We Forget: Is Anti-Semitism behind Monash snub? James WF Roberts   With Anzac Day looming the usual questions abound about whether the Indigenous Wars should be...

To Entertain or to Educate? Keeping up with the thrills and spills of 24...

We, the audience, are at fault for the current climate of Journalism due to our constant craving to be entertained, rather than informed. The...

SCIENCE NEWS: John Oliver Tackles Vaccines

Since 2014, Last Week Tonight (hosted by John Oliver) has been enlightening those of us who are, shall we say – ‘less knowledgeable’ on...

A cacophony of trivialisation and inane civilisation

  I understand that the global population has exceeded 7 billion. I get that it takes multiple personalities to make the world the place it...

President Trump Cheeses Off Lazy Lactose Lovers

President Trump Cheeses Off Lazy Lactose Lovers The leader of the free world has assured the world over that he is taking steps to make...

Review: The Jungle Book (2016)

  "This is the law of the jungle, as old and as true as the sky, And the wolf that shall keep it may prosper, but...

Is the postal survey Australia’s biggest waste of money in the last decade?

Hint: Yes it is.  So by now, most of you have probably heard about Australia’s postal vote gauging attitudes to marriage equality. The postal plebiscite/survey...

Women Creatives Are Constantly Undermined – And Here’s What I’m Doing to Stop That

For those of you who don’t know, Radio Monash had a woman elected to the role of president for the first time in a...

Somewhere on the Rainbow (Living with Asperger’s Syndrome) by James WF Roberts

Somewhere on the Rainbow (Living with Asperger’s Syndrome) by James WF Roberts   To start off with I should make this clear, I am not an...

I’m Not Satisfied! The Problem With Hamilton: An American Musical

Hamilton: An American Musical is an unquestionable modern phenomenon. It has supplanted Chicago, Wicked, and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat as my favourite...

March Madness: A week in the US Primaries

“He’s 21 points down from me”, bellowed Donald Trump at a camera during the eight Republican debate, a statement that on his end, unwittingly...