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ASIAN POP NATION – INTERVIEW WITH ZEN YOSAKOI

Daniel and Will are members of Japanese yosakoi dance group, Zen Yosakoi. Don’t know what yosakoi is? Well, Daniel and Will are […]
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Chronic disadvantage found among social housing tenants

The first report of longitudinal study Maximising Impact has highlighted the chronic, often lifelong disadvantage experienced by social housing tenants, revealing complex […]
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Beyond the headline: Youth workers respond to Mary’s Group

Mary’s Group owners defended comments made in their podcast The Fat, calling some youth hospitality workers “self-entitled, little f-s”. Their discussion was […]
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News Talks #17: Casual employment leaves uni staff vulnerable to wage theft

Reporters Laura Green and Holly Mark spoke with Annette Herrera from the University of Melbourne – a co-convener of the University’s Casuals […]
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Sexual violence gag laws: Government almost silenced families of deceased victims

CONTENT WARNING: This story mentions sexual assault. If you or someone you know needs help, please contact Lifeline at 13 11 14, […]

Latest International News

Celebrating 123 years of Philippine Independence

Philippines celebrates 123 years of Independence. Different organisations took the chance to speak up about the sovereignty of the country involving the […]

News Talk: How did much of the internet go kaput?

A jaw-dropping number of webpages such as the BBC, Reddit and The UK government became unavailable last week and many pointed to […]

Re-thinking the ‘inhospitable’ Himalayas

For many years it was believed that the Himalayas acted as a barrier between people living to the north and south of […]

What does Israel’s new government mean for Palestine?

Benjamin Netanyahu’s 12-year reign over Israel is about to come to an end, with a new coalition of parties from across the […]

Naomi Osaka’s example to young people

  The world’s best female tennis player is taking some time off from the media and scrutiny that often follows professional athletes. […]

Latest in Entertainment

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Percy Vs Goliath: A Welcome Addition To The Onscreen Battle Between Sole Traders And Large Corporations

Words By Arnel Duracak “…Percy Vs Goliath reminds audiences that sometimes, the little guy can upend the big guy as well” The big […]
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Minamata: Johnny Depp Shines In Sombre Look At Japanese Mercury Poisoning Issue

Words By Arnel Duracak “…Minamata gets the best out of Depp, but doesn’t add much to the findings on the issue at hand” […]

MCG crowds but no certainty for future of live music industry

Reporter Kendra Jewell spoke to young Australian singer songwriter Holly Hebe and emerging R&B artist Squid about their experiences of the music […]
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Those Who Wish Me Dead: Angelina Jolie Emerges From The Fire In A Mediocre Action Thriller

Screening provided by Universal Pictures Words By Arnel Duracak “…a thriller that has all the right materials on the surface, but doesn’t offer […]
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Loud & Queer: a trans memoir and queer moments of joy

Big things are kicking off season 2 for Loud & Queer! Elizabeth and Laura highlight some things that bring them joy in […]

Latest In Politics

Celebrating 123 years of Philippine Independence

Philippines celebrates 123 years of Independence. Different organisations took the chance to speak up about the sovereignty of the country involving the […]
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Loud & Queer: a trans memoir and queer moments of joy

Big things are kicking off season 2 for Loud & Queer! Elizabeth and Laura highlight some things that bring them joy in […]
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Loud & Queer reviews Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Tune in for Loud & Queer’s rundown on the 2021 Melbourne Queer Film Festival! Laura (they/them) and Elizabeth (she/her) dove into four […]
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Loud & Queer: queer musicians from Fergie to Frank Ocean

Sit down with Elizabeth, Laura and a cup of tea to hear about our favourite queer musicians from childhood to now, how […]
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Loud & Queer: Second Idol, gender diversity in music and positive LGBT+ rep

Sit down for another episode of Loud & Queer to hear this week’s LGBTQ+ news, local music, inspiring queer characters, and Laura […]