In light of recent events
QUIZ — The Butterfly Effect

On the ABC’s Q&A recently, Barnaby Joyce, on the topic of climate change, said that every time there’s a cyclone people would go, “Oh, bingo, that was caused by you turning on your lights!” But the senator’s IKEA lamps aren’t the only things causing destruction around the world. In the quiz below, see if you can match the politicians’ actions in the left-hand column with the catastrophic effects on the right.



In light of recent events

Oslo Davis

Oslo Davis is an illustrator and artist.


In This Issue

A pain in the tooth

What happened to Australia’s publicly funded dental system?

‘The Last Man in Europe’ by Dennis Glover

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Killing our media

The impact of Facebook and the tech giants

Illustration

Word wranglers

Meet the team behind the Macquarie Dictionary


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Composite image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese speaking during the first leaders’ debate on April 20, 2022. Image © Jason Edwards / AAP Images

Election special: Who should you vote for?

Undecided about who to vote for in the upcoming federal election? Take our quiz to find out your least-worst option!

Image of the Stone of Remembrance at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra. Image © Lukas Coch / AAP Images

Remembrance or forgetting?

The Australian War Memorial and the Great Australian Silence

Image of Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese, Labor MP Emma McBride and shadow housing minister Jason Clare after meeting with young renter Lydia Pulley during a visit to her home in Gosford on May 3, 2022. Image © Lukas Coch / AAP Images

Property damage

What will it take for Australia to fix the affordable housing crisis?

Image of Daniel Johns. Image © Luke Eblen

Present indicative: Daniel Johns’ ‘FutureNever’

The former Silverchair frontman’s second solo album lacks cohesion, but affords him space to excavate his past