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LONGREAD: What would actually happen if we changed the date of Australia Day?

Yes, it is that time again, when we’re a month after Christmas, it’s as hot as hell, everyone is at a barbie or watching...

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...

What’s what on the first candidates’ debate

This evening, Sky News of News Corp (yes, Murdoch’s outlet — though to those of you who care to watch it, not its mouthpiece)...

When gigs go ‘All Wrong’

Why we should talk about The Story So Far and fans' safety at gigs. I went in my first mosh pit when I was thirteen...

Jamie’s Statism

I love food and drink. I grew up in Singapore, surrounded by some of the best food and drink imaginable, from every Asian culture...

Rock Save The Queen: Why rock lives in the U.K.

What ever happened to rock and roll? When Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene ‘The Demon’ Simmons (Kiss) decreed that “Rock is dead” last...

Approaching Alcohol

Alcohol is a substance that, if consumed in varied levels, can have effects consequences in four areas of our lives: The first is the disorientation...

Online Employment: A Web of Problems

As a Uni student, I am poor. Though the year began with an acceptable amount of cash in my pocket, currently my account is...

An open letter to Network 10

Why I believe they should either be taxed more, or engage much more in CSR, if they intend to profit off this season of...

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...

Review of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Plea for Puerto Rico

This week’s episode of ‘Last Week Tonight’ featured a performance by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the man behind the Pulitzer prize winning musical Hamilton, who happens...

Barcelona’s Deadly Reality: Do we have to choose between personal liberties and security?

Last Week, the young British-Australian boy, Julian Cadman, was confirmed dead from Thursday evening’s attacks in Barcelona. This brings the death count up to...