You’re a Wimp, Wilson! The Inextricable Ties Between Sports Culture and Masculinity

  Words || Hugo James and Pip Broadhead     I’ve got an irrational fear of shopping in the ‘health and body’ section in the supermarket. When I...

Monday Night Q&A: Simpsons Against the Liberals

Monday nights are usually dedicated to a feisty debate between the Macquarie Liberal and Labor clubs, but today we're swapping out the serious stuff for Simpsons-themed...

The Clickbait Cult

Words || Max Lewis Like everybody, I spend most of my days in a living nightmare. If you feel the same, I want you to...

First Year Nightmares: Don’t Repeat Our Mistakes

Your first year of University can be daunting. Whether you’ve failed to catch on to one of Macquarie’s on going inside jokes, like those very...

A Secret History

Words || Harry Fraser On ANZAC Day 1982, five men ascended the steps of the Shrine of Remembrance in...

The Unpaid Internship Debate

The Australian Fair Work Ombudsmen recently released a report that identified a growing trend in unpaid internships. In the media and law industries, internships...

Invisible Women

Words || Shivani Srivastava Their names were Michaela, Kayla, Preethi, Jennifer, Sabrina, Aiia and Eurydice. On the 13th of...

University Fees: Not all education is equal

WORDS by Anna Glen   Higher education was a major political battleground of 2014. The attempt by the Abbott Government to deregulate the sector was met...

The Unappreciated Art of Video Game Music

WORDS Avery Phillips Music plays a large role in video games, but those behind the music don’t always get acknowledged. Since Pong first hit the arcades...

Homophobic bullying towards young men in Australia: when does it come to an end?

Words || Daisy Trethowan When James Adonis, a journalist for the Sydney Morning Herald, wrote an article about how to confront homophobia at work, he drew...

Features

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...

“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...