News & Views


The four predictably basic moves of men's rights activists

The good thing about sexist trolls is their predictability.

Refugee crisis

A letter to young Australians about the refugee crisis

"We have to make sure that when our kids are growing up, it isn't against the same backdrop of harsh policies we've experienced," writes Osman Faruqi.

Queer Valentine

A queer girl’s guide to Valentine’s Day

After a few minutes of rigorous Wikipedia research, it was clear to Maeve Marsden that V-Day is "exactly the holiday we queers should be celebrating". Here's why, and how.

Sad Girl Theory

Can we re-imagine sadness as an empowering force?

Despair doesn't sell face cream or leadership seminars as well as celebrity figureheads or pro-women platitudes, but history proves it's a subversive force.

Surviving the cull

Why do grown adults subject their Facebook contacts ...

Your Facebook friends might not be your 'true' friends... and that's okay, writes Kasey Edwards.


Have indie newsletters become the new zines?

Meet the small, homemade publications that are create a quieter environment for readers.

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Chaika: Pussy Riot's new satire

Pussy Riot's latest music video Chaika takes a satirical look at corruption in Vladimir Putin's Russia. 01:06