Student Voice: Changing The Act

The Abbott government has provided proposals to change the Racial Discrimination Act Section 18C(s.18C). Does this mean people can get away with racist slurs,...

Unveil Jesus of Nazareth: Why Do We Think He Was White?

WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos Art history over the years has depicted Jesus as white, blue eyed, with long shoulder length hair and a long beard. Where...

Diving Into The Wreck: Female History

WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos Adrienne Rich’s poem “Diving into the Wreck” enlightens the reader of the subjugation and oppression of women throughout Western history. She mixes...

Poem: Agapi

WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos We’re a bow you’re one loop I’m the other our love tying us together. Side by side lying in your room you hold my hand trace lines on my...

Short Story: Frankie

WORDS | Jack Cameron Stanton I patched Frankie’s scalp using scissors to cut the hair around the wound, ignoring his cries when the alcohol dosed the...

Poem: Light And Shadow

WORDS | Nicholas Rider Light and shadow flood the city Roaming the streets in search for refuge An open window, an open door Dancing on rooftops of high rise...

Photography by Nicholas Rider

Bert Flugelman’s Cones. Located in the sculpture garden of the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. The stainless steel sculpture is more than 20 metres...

Contemporary Penny Dreadfuls

WORDS | Blake Antrobus It’s to my relative embarrassment, or my relative relief, choose whichever you seem fit, that I haven’t yet read the widely regarded...

Federal And State Politicians Could Learn A Thing Or Two From Macquarie University Student...

WORDS | Ben McCarthy From the very first time you step foot in just about any university around the country, students’ exhibits of countless political and...

Student Politics: Why Should We Care?

WORDS | Satyajeet Marar At 4:40pm on the 17th of April, polling for the student advisory board and academic senate grinded to a halt. Turns out...

Features

“You’se closed mate?” Reflections of a Non-Essential Essential Hospitality Worker

Words || Navishkar Ram The shutter doors were mostly closed, and the lights were just about to be switched...

Payments Taking Their Toll: A Love Letter to Transurban & Sydney’s...

Words || Navishkar Ram  Our unique complication Western Sydney has been hard-done by. It’s a vast...

Capitalism for Social Good? The Complexities of Entrepreneurship Culture

Words || Shinae Taylor Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have noticed the recent trend celebrating...

Spotlight on Tiny Businesses

Words || Sara Zarriello In our current predicament, we’ve been forced the opportunity (if you will) of getting to...

Why Dick Smith Matters

Words || Joel Karanikas There are many reasons we should be talking about Dick Smith. For any true Australian...