A morning after rainbow-coloured hysteria swept newsfeeds everywhere, local Facebook user Nick Carroll has begun to worry about when it’s appropriate to change his rainbow display picture. “You definitely don’t want to be the first”, the openly heterosexual man said, “but if you leave it too long, people might think I’m… you know? It’s like…
Last Thursday, I dressed up as a giant tampon in front of Parliament House. I was there with four other tampons to promote Subeta Vimalarajah’s petition to remove the GST on sanitary items. I confess that I was slightly anxious about this adventure. This was not quieted when, as we drove down King St at…
Andy Mason and Anna Hush on Monday night’s protest at The Block
Executive of the National Union of Students, Alisha Aitken-Radburn, offers her opinion on why you should march in tomorrow’s National Day of Action.
White Australia has a Black history, writes Evelyn Araluen Corr.
By Jay Ng.
Justin Pen reports on the second-most important budget of the year.
Clo Schofield writes about her experience at last Thursday’s action at Villawood.
“As the only editors in the world covering the ongoing saga of Tom Raue’s potential expulsion from the USU Board in depth, we find ourselves questioning what exactly it is we’re supposed to be doing.”
You don’t know social justice until you’ve been on tumblr. Although Facebook has the odd viral post railing against racial injustice, and #destroythejoint was trending on Twitter for quite some time, the real, radical, crusading Social Justice Warriors reside in the depths of blogging site tumblr.com. This is where I stumbled upon blogger forfuturereferenceonly.…