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...

Speak up about Suicide

Suicide is the largest killer of young people in Australia, killing more of our youth each year than car accidents. Yet it is increasingly...

What Would Happen to Foreigners in a Non-English Country in Case of Emergency?

Regardless of what languages are spoken, people live various overseas places in the world to work, to study, and to travel. It is often...

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)...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Opinionated: Same Shit, Different Day; White Pop Star Derails Conversation

DISCLAIMER: As a white woman, I aim not to further divert the conversation from its core issues while amplifying the sentiment of various women...

Conversion Therapy isn’t just a US Vice President Mike Pence endorsed Issue

Conversion Therapy isn’t just a US Vice President Mike Pence endorsed Issue By Cordelia Attenborough A recent motion put to the Victorian Liberal Party, by a...