Unlike most of the country, South Australia has enjoyed decriminalisation since 1987. We hung out with some growers to see what that means for them.
In Queensland and South Australia, if you're a guy who believes you're being hit on by another guy, you can kill that guy and not face a murder charge.
Despite the country's generally repressive censorship laws, there's a growing subculture of women who make edgy, feminist, and boundary-pushing pornography.
The Polite Force helps control traffic, block roads for parades, and make sure people don't get too freaked out by the real cops when they're too stoned to function.
Australia's correctional system is all too frequently the first place of treatment for indigenous people with mental issues.
In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment because of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself to helping people find justice in a homophobic system.
The city's stoners descended on Flagstaff Gardens yesterday to celebrate pot culture. We mostly went to ask some questions.
"Our issues involving space are seen through the lens of geopolitics on the Earth. Our problems originate on Earth, not in space."
New Zealander Philip Blackwood is going to spend two and a half years behind bars because he posted a photo of the Buddha wearing headphones.
"This is a battlefield. Some fight on, some flee, some die. We are fighting for a free country. For the future."
"For every one lawyer that we lose, that's 240 Indigenous people that will miss out on representation."
We talked to Michael Minardi about his big win, the first such decision in a jury trial in the state's history.
I talked to sex workers and advocates about why an app is not the solution to their problems.
Over the past decade, Myuran Sukumaran painted countless portraits of those around him. We asked some artists to return the favour.
"Sometimes you have to say, 'I've had enough of this rubbish and I'm going to fight it.'"
Experts say a proposed bill on mandatory sentencing will target young Indigenous Australians.
The true story of a failed bomb plot, an 18-year-old informant, and a massive fuck-up by the US government.
Iggy Azalea became the butt of many jokes this week when she ranted on Twitter about a Papa John's pizza delivery guy giving out her phone number, but her pizza feud exposes serious privacy issues.
It sounds funny, but a surprising number of people are hurt by them.
A clinically dead pregnant woman is being kept on life support against the wishes of her parents to preserve the life of her unborn fetus. How many more victims is my country's antiquated abortion law going to claim?
I talked to human rights campaigners to discuss the UK's attempts to tackle homophobia around the world.
Last week a Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court declared that chimpanzees are not people, legally speaking. This does not bode well for the wider and active great ape rights movement.
If somebody doesn't step up to readjust Occupy Hong Kong's paradigm—and soon—the movement will surely flatline.
Last month, three teenagers were stopped at Umeå Airport by volunteers from the nonprofit organization SATA. The teens were allegedly on their way to Syria.