Ellen Sandell is the Greens state MP for the seat of Melbourne. She has held a wide and varying career, first training as a scientist; she later became the CEO of a national climate change non-profit organisation. Ellen now holds the policy portfolios of environment, climate and energy issues and treasury. Reporting for Panorama at SYN I interviewed Ellen about the issues... Continue Reading →
Why is the mere thought of watching a twisted deviant murdering innocent people less horrific than watching a sex scene in the same room as our parents? We demand that films come with a high saturation of violence, yet what rarely is shown is the forbidden sex scene. This being said, the “golden age of… Continue Reading →
A Bill put forward by the Liberal Party that seeks to have welfare recipients subject to mandatory drug tests has resurfaced in Parliament.
In their debut gig on Monday, newly formed Melbourne alt-rock group Good Grief reminded the Bendigo Hotel what a grunge experience should really feel like.
Are you a victim of Facebook’s breach of trust? The data of over 50 million Facebook users was breached by political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica.
How can desert be adapted to provide a fair conception of redistributive justice? Desert has proven to have somewhat of an awkward existence in philosophy in spite of the fact that desert claims remain relatively unquestioned in the private and public sphere. Within the private interactions of individuals, desert claims tend to dictate how those… Continue Reading →
The bar continues to lower in Canberra…
Vicious threats, attacks and controversy have been dominating an otherwise mundane political landscape.
There exists a deep and striking need to believe that we can solve the most troubling philosophical questions surrounding personal identity. Perhaps the reason behind the irrepressible urge to seek affirmation for a sustaining personal identity is one of survival.
Schoolies is a time honoured tradition for young Australians fresh from exams to blow off some steam and hit the beach. While schoolies can be an amazing time for many, it’s also something that’s been synonymous for a while with young people behaving badly. Reporting for Panorama at SYN I take a look at schoolies… Continue Reading →