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ADVICE FROM DANGEROUS WOMEN

ADVICE FROM DANGEROUS WOMEN

After sharing their opinions on some of the biggest issues facing women today, the all-women panel on ABC's Q&A this week shared some salient advice for young women.

CHOOSE TO SMILE

CHOOSE TO SMILE

You can't always choose your circumstances or how life 'happens' to you, but you can choose to smile. PENELOPE YOUNGER forms an infectious new habit: smiling.

DO NOT CLICK ON J-LAW'S NUDE PHOTOS

DO NOT CLICK ON J-LAW'S NUDE PHOTOS

The leaking of private photos belonging to Jennifer Lawrence and dozens of other celebrities is a gross invasion of privacy and a criminal act. Pass it on: do not click.


IS FEMEN A WIN FOR FEMINISM?

IS FEMEN A WIN FOR FEMINISM?

By Thea Halpin on September 01 2014 - News

Feminist activism group FEMEN is back in the spotlight for defacing the Islamic State flag with menstrual blood. Feminism deserves better than this, writes...

GIFTED WITH GHOSTS

GIFTED WITH GHOSTS

Ghost House

By Erin Stewart on September 01 2014 - Bookworms

After her mother dies, Chloe realises she can see - and even fall in love with - ghosts. But is it a gift, or a liability? ERIN STEWART reviews haunting...

BIRDEE MIXTAPE // THIRTY-TWO

Nothing ever really stays the same

BIRDEE MIXTAPE // THIRTY-TWO

BIRDEE MIXTAPE // THIRTY-TWO

Nothing ever really stays the same

By Taylor Yates on August 29 2014 - Tunes & Tele

In this week's Mixtape TAYLOR YATES spins some of her favourite tunes from the likes of Adelaide indie band, Oliver's Army, and Aussie group, Orphans Orphans....

RACISM IS NOT FASHIONABLE

RACISM IS NOT FASHIONABLE

Trelise Cooper @ FWNZ

By Chloe Sargeant on August 27 2014 - News, Style

Dear Trelise Cooper (and other misguided brands and individuals): Native American Indian headdresses are NOT funny or fashionable. Respectfully, CHLOE...

BE THE FIRST TO READ STATE OF GRACE

+ WIN tickets to the book launch party

BE THE FIRST TO READ STATE OF GRACE

BE THE FIRST TO READ STATE OF GRACE

+ WIN tickets to the book launch party

By Birdee on August 27 2014 - Bookworms

WIN yourself an advance copy of State of Grace: the sexually-liberated, super-creepy and often unnerving new book from award winning novelist, Hilary Badger.

"PRETTY GIRL WEARS GREEN DRESS"

"PRETTY GIRL WEARS GREEN DRESS"

By Annika Victoria on August 26 2014 - News

Another day, another paper determined to stereotype and pigeon-hole young women. ANNIKA VICTORIA reminds us to always be critical of what we read in the...

NICKI MINAJ: JAW, MEET FLOOR

NICKI MINAJ: JAW, MEET FLOOR

Call me a grandma, but...

By Laura Boyd on August 21 2014 - News, Tunes & Tele

When was the last time you saw Jay-Z and his back-up dancers slap each other on the bum? LAURA BOYD looks beyond the catchy beat of Nicki Minaj's new song,...

CASUAL SEX TODAY IS NOT AS FRANTIC

CASUAL SEX TODAY IS NOT AS FRANTIC

What a 100 year-old sex therapist thinks of casual sex

By Birdee on August 22 2014 - News, Sex

According to a 100 year-old practising sex therapist, casual sex today is no better or worse than it was in the '60s. But smartphones? They're ruining...

INTERNSHIPS 101

INTERNSHIPS 101

Bosses, your rights + getting paid

By Rachael Ward on August 21 2014 - News

Starting a new internship can be a daunting experience, so RACHAEL WARD has compiled some tips for making it through your first stint in the professional...

POWER AND PURPOSE THROUGH SELF BAPTISM

by Connie McDonald