Pick Up Artists: When Seduction is No Longer Romantic

Words || Shinae Taylor I became fascinated with the pick-up artist community several years ago after having come across a discussion of the community on...

The Blue House: A bookshop with a story

WORDS || Yehuda Aharon The Blue House: sounds like a beachside resort, right? Well it isn’t, not when Simon has you up at seven a.m....

Lost in Juárez

WORDS | Ben Nour They are found in desert gullies, vacant lots or unmarked shallow graves; they number in the hundreds, and their bodies...

A Glimpse Into The Heart Of Darkness

YOU MIGHT SAY DEBAUCHERY IS DEAD, BUT THEN WHY ARE THE BROTHELS ALIVE AND WELL? WORDS || Phillip Witheridge When I sit down to write about...

THE DAY FRANKIE HAD A FIT AFTER REALISING YOU CAN’T SHOOT A GUN WITH...

WORDS || Jack Cameron Stanton When Frankie found himself in the alley, rifle slumped over his shoulder, Jay and Roach cheering eagerly behind his back,...

Sex Education

THE BIRDS AND THE BEES AND HOW TO PREVENT STDS: IS SEX EDUCATION IN HIGH SCHOOLS FAILING TEENS? WORDS | Alicia Scott Sex education for teenagers...

Through The Looking Glass

A look back at the good, the bad and the weird from the  past decade at MQ Words|| Saliha...

Brazil, A Country of Contrasts

Words || Joanna Marciniak   He stood proudly, gazing over the city, feet planted on the pedestal, body carved by Swedish stone. His outstretched arms invite...

The Happy Butcher

Words | Toby Hemmings Right before Nate quit his job as an apprentice butcher, he was subject to the antics of his drug- abusing, lazy,...

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...

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...