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Australia’s strawberry crisis

Sewing needles have been discovered inside strawberries across Australia. In response to people putting needles in fruit, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said, 'if you do...

Misogyny hurts men too

CAUTION: This article touches on sensitive topics such as rape and suicide. If you feel distressed by the content of this article, please contact...

Is dating in your early twenties worth it?

My friend recently came to me crying, “he dumped me, it’s over. We booked Bali together”. This isn’t the first time a dear friend of...

Anatomy of a lunch box

A typical lunch box for students in Australia usually consists of a kind of sandwich, Shapes biscuits or Vegemite snackabouts, an apple or watermelon...

Where is Australia’s consent education?

No means no. And not saying no doesn’t mean yes. Only saying yes actually means yes. Rape culture is well and truly ingrained in our society. A...

Book review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz

The Tattooist of Auschwitz, written by Heather Morris, is a riveting, true story about the struggle of a Jewish man as he fights to...

Why a ‘real woman’ doesn’t have curves

'A real woman has curves' a phrase so often heard floating around in the media. A real woman is a woman, a friend, a sister,...

Homesick: Life begins at the end of your comfort zone

Home is a place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to get back to - Edward Pearce (English political journalist,...

Why YA books should not always be turned into films

Recently it was announced that one of my favourite books from when I was a teenager, Hush Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick, is being turned...

Colourful image has numerous grey areas

Mark Knight should not be condemned for his cartoon of Serena Williams, but neither should those who take offence to it. Sparking controversy with his...