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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...

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...

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...

It is time to stop scandalising sport

3 years have passed since former head of ASADA Richard Ings decried the 'blackest day in Australian sport,' and the skies have not brightened...

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...

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...

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...

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...

REVIEW: PREMIERE EPISODE OF THE BACHELOR (S4)

Spoilers (duh!)  So for those of you who are new to the whole Bachelor (henceforth Bachie) franchise, the show works this way: some ‘lucky guy’,...

BUDGET17 RECAP AND ANALYSIS: Morrison’s Attempt At A Labor Budget Is Not A Sign...

Calculators in hand, pitchforks at the ready - welcome to yet another Coalition Budget! Or so one would assume leading into what is traditionally...

The Footy is No Place For Protests

Going to the MCG for a game of AFL isn’t meant to be a political experience. It’s a form of escapism for spectators after...