“RACISM IS THE VIRUS”

Words|| Anonymous As the newsfeed of popular social media sites turned black and flooded with a single phrase, #BlackLivesMatter,...

NAIDOC Week

Words || Wayne Charters NAIDOC stands for the National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee. It is an important...

WASHED ASHORE: An Overview of the Ethinic Cleansing of Myanmar’s Rohingya People

Words || Madi Scott The concepts of nostalgia, reminiscence and sentimentality are all interwoven in the makeup of our...

TEMPORARILY CLEAR SKIES: The Climate Crisis in the Wake of COVID-19

Words | Jodie Ramodien In the months since the COVID-19 outbreak began there has been one definitive positive: the...

OUT IN THE COLD: How Homeless Australians are Roughing it During COVID-19

Words || Elizabeth Laughton For many, the government COVID-19 restrictions have just been waves of confusing directives containing the...

Yarning Circle

Words || Rhys Cutler and Saliha Rehanaz  Grapeshot reached out to individuals with different Indigenous backgrounds to understand where...

Nirvana Amidst Chaos

Words || Saliha Rehanaz READER DISCRETION: The following article contains sensitive information which some readers may find uncomfortable. 

SRC IN LOCKDOWN

Words || Gabby Edwards What has MQ’s SRC been up to during COVID-19? As our first...

“NO CUTS TO ARTS”: Student activist, Berna Erkan, explains student concerns about the university’s...

Words | Saliha Rehanaz In an institution built for teaching and learning, Macquarie is transitioning into a place where...

Coronavi-RACE: The race for a cure or the race for toilet paper and xenophobia?

Words | Saliha Rehanaz Armed with face masks, hand sanitizers, and disinfectant, millions around the world are living in...

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...