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Ashes to ashes: aftermath of a bushfire

Ashes to ashes: aftermath of a bushfire

Drew Rooke reports from the frontline in the Blue Mountains

Breaking the cycle of victim blaming

Breaking the cycle of victim blaming

Anonymous tells a private tale of suffering at the hands of a culture that turns a blind eye

The fun police

The fun police

Daniel Swain asks whether order is being maintained, or defined

Faces behind the rhetoric

Faces behind the rhetoric

Astha Rajvanshi had a poignant meeting with two refugees

The festival of fire

The festival of fire

Stella Ktenas falls down, down, down into the Burning Seed

The kindness of strangers

The kindness of strangers

Those two litttle words (or one if you spell it ‘thankyou’) aren’t that hard to say, writes Patrick Horton.

The first meet

The first meet

Anonymous met a lot of creepy people. And then joined them.

An audience with the King

An audience with the King

Samantha Jonscher reflects on the amazing grace of Elvis Presley and his estate

I ran for Honi and I lost

I ran for Honi and I lost

Daniel Swain dreamed the dream of student journalism. Then woke up.

Going to North Korea for 15 minutes

Going to North Korea for 15 minutes

North Korea’s a pretty odd place, writes Nick Gowland

The more, the merrier

The more, the merrier

Anonymous slept with three other people. Simultaneously.

Drunk driving and other civil liberties

Drunk driving and other civil liberties

Lucy Watson went gay clubbing in Texas and lived to tell the tale

And all the king’s men

And all the king’s men

Xiaoran Shi paid a visit to Sydney University’s local brothel, King’s Court Massage.

Take a trip in South America

Take a trip in South America

Andre Fenby tried ayahuasca and wrote about it.

Nice day for a Red wedding

Nice day for a Red wedding

Patrick Horton discovers a marriage of tradition and consumerism in modern China

A stranger ripping hair off my genitals

A stranger ripping hair off my genitals

Anonymous tells a story of vulnerability, sexuality, and hair removal

Ward 9, Bed 23

Ward 9, Bed 23

Lane Sainty on witnessing her grandmother’s radical haircut

Almost touching the void

Almost touching the void

Max Weber took the scenic route in Borneo

The time I met Ali Jafari

The time I met Ali Jafari

Ali Jafari was granted asylum in Australia but returned to a detention after an incorrect security assessment. Before the assessment could be corrected, Jafari died in detention. Jeremy Elphick met the man whom Australia’s detention system failed.

Coming out as an atheist

Coming out as an atheist

Nathan Olivieri confessed his sins to his family

“Creepy leather gloves”

“Creepy leather gloves”

Edward McMahon describes his experience of police intimidation tactics

GOVT2603 v 2UE

GOVT2603 v 2UE

Alisha Aitken-Radburn and Natalie Sareff, two students in Peter Chen’s GOVT2603 class, pranked 2UE.

FIRST PERSON: The time I met a Nazi sympathiser

FIRST PERSON: The time I met a Nazi sympathiser

Bryant Apolonio briefly interviewed a hideous man

Fear of the smear

Fear of the smear

Clare Sullivan got one, and you should too.

Challenge Accepted: Naked On Stage

Challenge Accepted: Naked On Stage

It’s a man’s world. But it wouldn’t be nothing without a woman or a girl. Right? Nudity on stage, particularly the Seymour stages that play host to the University of Sydney revues, is definitely a man’s world. A whole lotta cock, not a lotta clunge. I’m here to change that. Challenge accepted. I joined the […]

Trip Report: Crystal Meth

Trip Report: Crystal Meth

George Evans does the meth so you never, ever have to

Challenge Accepted: Twitter lockout

Challenge Accepted: Twitter lockout

Lucy Watson discovers what it takes to get locked out of Twitter.