We’re all living it, but the idea of a compelling fiction has long overtaken the concept of dour fact. The only way out, is stepping further into the circles of Hell.
This week, Malcolm Turnbull faced criticism over the “Vote Tony Out” Instagram page. But with the Liberal party in its current state, I can’t help but feel it might be a good idea.
Ashleigh Raper felt that she had to keep quiet about what happened between her and Luke Foley. Often, saying nothing is the only option we have.
While a Trump superfan mailing bombs to his opponents might be a visceral example of division, we are split down similar bipartisan lines.
According to the ABC, a group of white nationalists joined the NSW Young Liberals back in May. Is it an outlier, or does it represent where we stand as a nation?
It has been said that millennial women are at the helm of some of the most transformative social movements in recent memory. Having met them, I have to agree.
This week, we saw the people stand against the commercialisation of the Opera House. But one must believe that was a battle, in a war that still rages.
We can easily point at Donald Trump for stoking the fires, but it is the media that is equally to blame for such obvious political division.
Censorship, if left unchecked, can lead to brutality. This is the lesson I learned from those who endured the worst of us.
This week’s drama with the ABC illuminates the power that journalists still hold, and how they will continue to hold power over the politicians who look to seek influence over them.
The Coalition’s worst Newspoll a decade should make it clear. Our brand of self-serving politics is now beyond our tolerance.
In the age of post-truth, official lies and muffled press, we need one thing from our journalists: the truth, and nothing but the truth.
There has been $9 billion worth of crowd land sold under the NSW government. The waterfront Woy Woy property selling for $38,000 is just the tip of a very questionable iceberg.
What a week. We lost Aretha Franklin but we might gain Peter Dutton as PM.
While we can seldom agree, we can agree that things are bad. However, we should become a dreamer, not another cynical realist. No change will come that way.
Alex Jones being kicked off the air was just the most notable neck chopped in a towering wave of sanctioned censorship.
While moments of social change won through social media might seem worthwhile, what it enables is something else entirely.
The sight of my country tearing itself apart is hard to watch. Especially sober. But, while it’d be easy to self-medicate to numb the reality, Trump’s not going to get me.
1968 was a year beset by great division, one that birthed great international protest. If we’re looking to change the world of tomorrow, we should look to yesterday.
The viral videos depicting Iranian women dancing in the street in defiance of their government is propaganda, it just looks different.
In a bill that was rushed through last week, the Turnbull government has clamped down on freedom of expression under the guise of national security.
Nauru has decided to muzzle the press from reporting what it sees, but the only thing that Malcolm Turnbull can offer is regret. Try harder, Mal.