politics & society


Cannabis culture unfair to those in need

Julian Gasparri explores why medicinal marijuana should be legalised in Australia.

fashion & lifestyle


Fabulously French

Alice Piper looks at how we can sharpen up our winter wardrobe with a little help from the French.



Good Friday, great idea

The Melbourne Rebels may be leading the way for sport on Good Friday. Nick Schomburgk explains how.



Federation Story writing competition

Do you fancy yourself as a great storyteller? Then this is the competition for you.


WrapUp episode 4: WrapBack

Join Campbell Elmer and Alice Piper as they update you on the developments of past stories in this special edition of ‘WrapBack’.


Wu-Tang’s game-changing album idea

Is Wu-Tang Clan’s single-copy album idea crazy? Evan Young thinks it’s great for the industry.


Mick’s all red and blue

Resident cartoonist Hayden Morris found himself lucky to be in the Carlton rooms on Saturday evening.

Choc Tops

Choc Tops Episode 2: Sequels and Sequels

Chris Mullarvey and James Crowhurst explore the future of the Spiderman franchise, tackle some X-Men and spoil Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier.

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Graduating into debt

Sherydan Fitzgerald explores options suggested by the Grattan Institute concerning rising student loan debts.


Embrace the beard

Julian Gasparri discusses the brilliance of beards and why men should grow them.


Yellow and bleak start at Tigerland

Richmond’s poor start in 2014 has been shielded by Carlton’s early season woes. Jake Keating puts the blowtorch on a team touted by many to be a top-four side.

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Woodwork, fun and mateship at the Men’s Shed

Campbell Elmer takes a look behind the hammers and nails of the Diamond Creek Men’s Shed.


More than a game

We’re often told that sport is just a game, and the result doesn’t matter but, as Kevin Cheong finds out, it’s a message that doesn’t ring true with some fans.


Choc Tops Episode 3: To Finch or not to Finch(er)

Choc Tops Episode 3: To Finch or not to Finch(er) by Upstart_Magazine on Mixcloud

Chris Mullarvey has completed his Bachelor of Media Studies at La Trobe University. You can follow him on Twitter @ChrisMullarvey.

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