Cast your mind back to the dark ages of the naughties; a time when jeans were low, sunglasses huge, and Kim Kardashian Paris Hilton’s lowly assistant. For better or worse, this was the era of torture porn.
What is it about this case that tugs at heartstrings where others have not? And what does it mean for the family’s future that a politician as predictably conservative as Barnaby Joyce is willing to cross the floor for them?
Selfishly, I’m stoked that COVId-19 has produced a silver lining for people like me. That is, renters.
Rowling was more than just a popular author. She was an icon, and just as inspiring to young fans as the titular Harry Potter himself. So why the hell did she decide to tarnish her reputation with public transphobia?
Take some of the world’s most persecuted individuals. Add an immigration detention policy so hostile it has been condemned by the United Nations as a breach of human rights. Then throw in a worldwide pandemic of unprecedented scale.
Australia doesn’t have a fraction of the number of spaces to house people in need- in either the short or the long-term. And for people sleeping rough, in insecure housing, or at risk of homelessness, things are getting worse.
The benefits of self care include attaining optimal physical and mental health, reducing stress, and meeting emotional needs. And if those don’t sound like things you could use more of in your life; congratulations, and I hate you.
Other than in television and films, prisoners were out of sight, out of mind. But maybe that’s because I’d never been in prison.
if there’s one thing we know, it’s that racist behaviour never goes unpunished. It would just not fly in today’s enlightened age.
Trump’s enduring female fanbase smashes the MAGA bro stereotype – and may be the former president’s best hope for a 2024 revival.
Urunga and Kimberly both have Aboriginal heritage which is rendered through their artwork. In this sense, art is more than just a hobby. It’s an inimitable link to culture and family.
Do you like getting so angry you cry? Then this is the film for you!
It’s an influencer world and we’re just living in it. They’re young. They’re vapid. They’re popular. They’re fake. They’re sexy. They’re slobbery?
Yes, I’m essentially taking dating advice from a guy who married his cousin at the age of 16. But for a two-and-a-half-thousand-year-old religion, Buddhism has some pretty refreshing takes on modern love.
“So many people have probably written me off as a nutcase, but I honestly don’t give a flying f**k… so many people have been sucked in and I’m running out of options to convince them.”
If there’s one thing 2021 audiences love, it’s entitled white women roaming the globe and appropriating cultures.
The prevalence of violence is probably not shocking considering the exposure of women sleeping rough. But do we even consider it a real crime, if the victim was “just a homeless person?”
Kong, or “King” Kong to give him his full title, is a (very) big ape. Godzilla literally breathes radioactive flames. The writers take the obvious route to give Kong a fighting chance- the appearance of a magical axe.
Fifteen-plus years of reality tv consumption has taught me that the real criteria of reality tv stardom includes an inimitable style (sartorial or in attitude), the ability to bring the dramz’, and most importantly, catchphrases.
“The first male chauvinists in Guatemala are women- we poorly educate our children by telling them that man is the boss, that the woman must serve him, and that she must put up with everything.”
In the context of high rates of scientific distrust by the public, the co-option of environmentally-loaded words by marketing creatives is a dangerous combination.
Sydney’s homeless population are under attack from neo-Nazis. So why aren’t we hearing about it?
Shakti Samuha has the distinction of being the world’s first ever organisation to be established and run by survivors of human trafficking.
it is culture that underpins institutions. But which culture does India’s homophobia steam from?
[Trigger warning: Eating Disorders]
Society is coming to terms with the fact that dangerous groups need to be censored. But what about groups that are a danger to themselves?
Girls Locker Room Talk: art, articles and entertainment for women (and everyone else)