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...

Changes to University Fees: Pyne Has His Eyes Set On An Australian Ivy-League

WORDS | Ellen Kirkpatrick In light of Education Minister Christopher Pyne’s comments over social media, a funding system similar to that of the United States (US)...

World Congress of Families comes to Australia

Words by Kira Henderson Offering their 400 guests sessions on topics such as, “the Impact on children of legalising ‘Same Sex Marriage’”, “Economic and Social...

Going Green Isn’t Black And White

WORDS | Emma Vlatko After almost a decade since former Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, called climate change the “greatest moral challenge of our time,” the issues...

Parting words

Words by Emma Vlatko Macquarie University is on the look out for a new Deputy Vice Chancellor (DVC) Provost, as Professor Judyth Sachs announced she...

Postcards From Spain

WORDS | Sarah Basford As I stare out of the dirty window of my hostel onto a wet and dreary Lisbon, I recall fond memories of...

The Issue Of Privatisation

WORDS | Rowan Taylor Mike Baird’s rapid rise to power has left New South Wales with a relatively unknown Premier. However, given Baird’s background in economics,...

Postcards from Norway

WORDS | Regina Featherstone Studying abroad is not a decision made lightly, but it seems I forgot to think about what it actually meant to be...

The Dark Side Of The Web

WORDS | Lily Davis There is little doubt that the internet has a dark side. In recent months, one of its more awful parts has begun...

The question of pre-natal tests for Down syndrome

Words by Amelia van der Rijt We all remember the story of baby Gammy, born with Down syndrome to a surrogate mother and then allegedly...

Features

Diving off the Fertility Cliff

Words || Eleanor Taylor What is common knowledge about fertility now? If you have a uterus,...

Perfect, Pretty and Poised: The Hidden yet Visible World of the...

Words || Aylish Dowsett Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, or so the saying goes. Attractiveness is...

Preach Nasty

Words || Anonymous Let me chronicle my experience as a woman for you. I grew up...

Exploring the Artifice of Influencers

Words || Shinae Taylor “Is this caption okay?” It’s the summer of 2017 and I’m sitting...

The Balancing Act of a Brown Feminist

Words ||Sara Choudhry Almost anyone who calls themselves a feminist in the year of Miss Rona 2020 is familiar...