Why is everyone losing their shit over the ABC airing the views of someone who said something that could possibly be interpreted as a pro-terrorism sentiment, but not bothered by newspapers whose editorials and front pages seemed specifically geared to in…
Despite what some researchers call the "Jaws effect," sharks aren't actually as dangerous as people think. Shark diving lets people see it for themselves.
Today we celebrate everything amazing and insane about the Northern Territory by blowing things up without a licence.
Australia's new Border Protection Act will make it a lot harder to disclose criminal activity within the country's detention centers.
Australia's most notorious ISIL fighters were killed in Syria, but the war for young Muslims is far from over.
This weekend getaway featured a two-headed goose, a guy dressed up as a sexy goat, and some light chanting.
A two-part television series that concluded on the ABC last night took some tentative steps towards lifting the lid of Australia's shameful past.
"It certainly looks to be paternalistic," said an Australian law professor.
As gay marriage sweeps across such ultra-left-wing nations as Ireland and the United States, we look at the most persuasive reasons why Australia shouldn't follow suit.
With 19 countries already legalising same-sex marriage, a small but vocal group continues to oppose it. It's not religious, or right wing, or even straight.
With food and water running low, locals across the South Australian outback are looking after stranded out-of-towners.
When the Indigenous Sydney Swans player bounced, hopped, and hurled a spear at AFL fans over the weekend he forced open the discussion, history, and acknowledgment of Indigenous resistance warriors.
Australia's 15 years of taxing periods may finally be coming to an end soon. But why has this recent campaign been more successful than previous attempts?
For the second time in under a year, Australia has secretly held a group of refugees at sea before sending them back where they came from.
"Too many koalas" sounds like an adorable problem to have, but in fact a population explosion has resulted in many dying of starvation.
Television has always had a huge and direct impact on social policy. Abbott's dismissal of the medium isn't just intellectually dishonest, it's plain out of touch.
The Purple Bombers think so. They're trying to change Australia's ultra-macho sports culture.
Last week, Leon Ewing's proposal to use marijuana to help revive Tasmania's ailing school system raised more than a few eyebrows.
We are consumed by the idea of cars as weapons, homes, extensions of ourselves. And in Mad Max: Fury Road', George Miller takes this to its logical extreme.
The Australian Arts Council was designed to take discrimination out of arts funding. In this week's Federal Budget, George Brandis put it back in.
They claim the Chinese Government Is Selling Their Organs to Foreigners.
That weird feeling you get from smoking too much hookah might be something worse than a nicotine rush.
It's a pulse-pounding, two-hour car chase that's explicitly about bringing down the patriarchy.
After last year's budget catastrophe, this year's budget was underpinned by a much smaller ambition: Don't get fired. Find out who wins, who loses, and who both wins and loses.