Features

August 13, 2018

Feature: How The Pill Changed Everything

Claudia Russell surveys the impact of “the pill” on modern society and women’s rights Named by the Economist as the greatest science and technology innovation of […]
August 13, 2018

Feature: My Left-Wing Bubble

Sarah Tribble considers the media divide between left- and right-wing media I don’t know him personally, but I would trust Jon Stewart with my life. His […]
August 5, 2018

Feature: Domestic Violence – How NZ’s laws shape up

Isabel Ko surveys the state of our domestic violence laws and the sad history behind them Around one incident of domestic abuse occurs every five minutes […]
August 5, 2018

Feature: A Booklover’s Guide to Auckland’s Emporiums

Bring your Green Dolphin Bookmark and Pop in Dear Reader, to where an Open Book’s not Hard to Find: Jessica Thomas’ gruelling pilgrimage to Auckland’s bookshops […]
July 30, 2018

Feature: Key Issues in Indigenous Sentencing – New Zealand vs Australia

In Part 2 of this series Ling Ye analyses indigenous sentencing approaches, considering Australia’s implementation of Indigenous Sentencing Courts compared to New Zealand’s restorative justice approach […]
July 30, 2018

Feature: Elon Musk – Big Money, Big Ego

Lachlan Mitchell rails against the inflated ego of Elon Musk, a self-professed saviour of all of humanity’s pressing issues He seems to be the man of […]
July 23, 2018

Feature: Key Issues in Indigenous Sentencing: New Zealand vs Australia – Part 1

Ling Ye analyses indigenous sentencing approaches, beginning with New Zealand’s implementation of “Family Group Conferences” A common feature of colonised countries such as New Zealand and […]
July 23, 2018

Feature: Are We Culturally Trained? Sexism in the Workplace

Alex Sims ponders the impact of sexism in the workplace and the misconceptions about social progress Recently, the New Zealand Herald released two articles within the […]
July 15, 2018

Feature: Staying at Tamara’s – Lessons on Love from George Ezra and Me

So, I’m not sure how I’ve stumbled upon this, but I’m writing this piece about love. Which is rather unfortunate for you, since it’s the literary […]
July 15, 2018

Feature: Persisting Under Pressure

Rebecca Stubbing offers some words of wisdom to start off your second semester I am about to finish my last semester at uni. I have been […]
June 5, 2018

Feature: La Féminisation

Daniel Gambitsis discusses the gendering inherent within the French language.  Language is powerful and no-where is the link between female empowerment and language politics more evident […]
June 5, 2018

Feature: Gucci Culturally Appropriates Minorities For Fashion – What’s New?

Helen Yeung and Jasmin Singh addresses yet another major fashion house disaster. Every year, it becomes increasingly normalised that major fashion houses culturally appropriate from minority cultures. Whether […]
June 5, 2018

Feature: An Interview with Chloe Swarbrick

Daniel Gambitsis interviews Green Party MP Chloe Swarbrick on the co-leadership races, youth engagement and her recent Medicinal Cannabis Bill.  Given that National has just chosen […]
June 5, 2018

Feature: A Brown Girl’s Rant

Paulina Bentley discusses the importance of acknowledging the histories and voices of Maori and Pacific women.  Do we ever stop to think about the women in […]
June 5, 2018

Feature: The Russell McVeagh Allegations are just a Drop in an Ocean of Sexist Culture

Claudia Russell unpacks the sexist culture of the legal world.  Allegations of serious sexual misconduct have been made against two senior lawyers at one of New […]