society

Vaccine resistance

Despite historically high vaccination rates, Australia has developed a significant anti-vax movement in the middle of a global pandemic

A fisherman’s lament

A solo road trip back to harsh realities

Agenda bender

What shifting notions of sex and gender mean for affirmative action in the workplace

A trip to the doctor

A personal experience of how psychedelics are transforming mental health therapies

Germ welfare

Public health and personal responsibility

The art of manipulation

True crime and entertainment in Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer’

Rivers ran red

Indonesia’s mass killings have been overlooked for 50 years

The boomer supremacy

The dominance of baby boomers is becoming total

Notes on a disappearance

Alan Moorehead, Australia’s forgotten literary giant

Gardening at Alcatraz

The notorious island has been a site of incarceration, occupation and, now, “extreme gardening”