Giselle Atlas

TBS Next Gen: News? Or opinion…

As part of The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program, Giselle Atlas analyses the rise of opinion over fact and clickbait news over objective journalism.

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Giselle Atlas

The Big Smoke Next Generation: Giselle is eleven years old and lives in Queensland, Australia. She is an avid reader of all sorts of books from The Fault in our Stars to Harry Potter and Sailor Moon. She has a wide collection of Pop! Vinyl figures. Her favourite subjects at school are English, music and drama. Giselle is most happy when she is reading, singing, playing on her keyboard, watching movies or videos (especially Doctor Who), going to the theatre and acting. Giselle is interested in becoming a Neurologist or Lawyer.

TBS Next Gen: We should be discussing the elephant in the room, not riding it

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Bailey Mason (15) believes it’s time we move on from an antiquated tourist activity.

TBS Next Gen: Why “High School Musical” is the best movie trilogy of all time

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas puts forward the case that High School Musical is the greatest film trilogy of our time.

TBS Next Gen: Composting, not a pile of rubbish

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Eloise Viera (9) discusses her entry into the important world of compost, and why it should become the rule, not the exception.

TBS Next Gen: Preteens on Instagram…use it, but take your brain with you

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Takodah Shea Wilson (12) responds to criticism that preteens are too young for Instagram; she’s forewarned, and forearmed.

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TBS Next Gen: Remembering Zynab, a girl that could have been any of us

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas (11) celebrates Zynab Al Harbiya, the 12-year-old Australian victim of Islamic State.

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TBS Next Gen: We’re not offended by Disney’s bias

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas (11) takes umbrage with the media’s push for education against Disney. Let kids be kids.

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