Journalist and teacher
Culture

For the Record

Despite streaming services still being the preferred way for Australians to listen to music, vinyl sales continue to increase, with no signs of dropping any time soon. Story and photo by Brad Hayne @LintMusic The temporary closure or permanent shutdown of many small music stores across the country in 2020 didn’t seem to drastically affect […]

Student Life

The Food Show

Certificate 4 students are back for 2021, bringing you live radio every Friday at 11am. Today’s theme was Food (nom!) The Food Show was hosted by Euan Swann, with stories by Ally Malcolm , Elli Lamplugh, Christian Penny, Pat Sunderland, Adam Cook, Marco Delpopolo, Brad Hayne, and Therese Mariko. If you missed us today, no […]

Environment

Eco Ableism, Classism and Straws

Eco-ableism is simply a form of ableism, or discrimination in favour of able-bodied people. Like racism, ableism marginalises a group of people and creates a second class citizenry. Biodegradable products are typically less accessible, more expensive, and rarely offer a genuine replacement for their plastic predecessor. Recent environmental campaigns have focused on the use of plastic […]

News

The last meal

By Lan Nguyen @HoangLanWorld Food preferences speak volumes about our character and personality. The last meal, a customary ritual that precedes execution for capital punishment, is an extreme moment of life and the last time inmates get to express themselves, without words. Australia does not have capital punishment. It is one of more than 100 […]