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Grapeshot Travel Blog: Kacey Goes To Hampi, South India

Words || Kacey Martin Place: South India Favourite city: Hampi is a town in the southern state of Karnataka. I had heard positive things about it - even...

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Words || Lina MacGregor I’m in my final year at university and within four years I’ve switched between three majors, two degrees and, in between procrastination,...

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Grapeshot Travel Blog: Kacey Goes To Hampi, South India

Words || Kacey Martin Place: South India Favourite city: Hampi is a town in the southern state of Karnataka....

Challenge: Who’s Afraid Of The Big Lump Of Coal?

Words || Nikita Jones On 13 February 2017, Liberal Party Treasurer Scott Morrison walked up to...

Tuesday Night Q&A: Adani Coal Mine

In December 2016, the government granted “conditional approval” for Indian mining giant Adani to receive...

Pop Culture Rewind: Food on Film

Words || Nikita Jones In a 2004 collection of essays entitled Reel Food – a title I so...

Grapeshot Travel Blog: Sonia goes to New York

Words || Sonia Lal Place Travelled: USA Favourite City: New York! From the soaring skyscrapers to the smell...

Monday Night Q&A: Unions and Civil Disobedience

Australian Council of Trade Unions secretary Sally McManus has recently come under fire from both...

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Words || Lulu Jemimah I had a dream the other day. Arriving at the airport, familiar faces, anxious and expectant, were waiting on the other side of...

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Words || Yehuda Aharon  I remember, sometimes – the very few times you slept, the house shuddered as your hard breath almost blew life away. Tzvi and I crept...

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You’re Not As Fucked As You Think You Are: From One Indecisive Millennial To...

Words || Lina MacGregor I’m in my final year at university and within four years I’ve switched between three majors, two degrees and, in between procrastination,...

Don’t Cry Over Me: Dismantling stigmas and embracing the refugee identity

  Words || Rifaie Tammas Note: This article is an adapted version of a speech delivered during Refugee Week at Macquarie University in June 2016. Ever...

Worst Dad Joke Ever: Paternity Leave in Australia

Words || Guy Webster “I will find you. And I will kill you.” These are the sexy, sexy words of a brooding Liam Neeson, a determined...

Move Over Monogamy: Inside The Growing Polyamory Movement

Words || Georgia Drinan In today’s dating world, the baseline for what constitutes a relationship is constantly changing. No longer is a socially-accepted relationship confined to...

Billion Dollar Bruce: Grapeshot sits down with Macquarie Uni’s Fifth Vice Chancellor

Words || Angus Dalton It’s a short walk from the centre courtyard through the copse of eucalyptus trees that screens the Chancellery from student view....

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Words || Georgia Drinan Red Line Productions’ dramatic and emotional new play, ‘Are We Awake?,’ written by Charles O'Grady and Directed by Sean Hawkins is unequivocally...

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Australia’s war against IS

Words by Rowan Taylor Tony Abbott has committed Australia to war. On the 14th of September, our Prime Minister announced that 600 military and air...