Lee Zachariah

marriage equality

Most Australians Want to Legalize Gay Marriage, but What's Next?

More than 61 percent of the Australian public voted in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage. The people spoke, so how will legislation respond?
Lee Zachariah
11.15.17
Film

Why the Fuck Is Crocodile Dundee Still Australia's Highest-Grossing Film?

Given it’s the 30th anniversary of what remains Australia’s biggest ever box office hit ever, I took a look at it with fresh eyes.
Lee Zachariah
1.8.17
Stuff

Tax Hikes, Coal Fires, and a War With the Moon: Australia This Is Your 2016

Spoiler alert: Here's a month-by-month guide to what will happen next year.
Lee Zachariah
12.16.15
Film

Here Are the Australian Films You Should Have Seen in 2015

Was Mad Max even Australian? Of course it was.
Lee Zachariah
12.9.15
Stuff

Australia In 2015: Why We Feel Better About Nothing Changing

Over the past 12 months we haven't fixed our national problems, but we did a great job of pretending to.
Lee Zachariah
12.2.15
News

Undermining Boom: Tony Abbott on the Comeback Trail

Like so many of his promises, his "no sniping" pledge was an indicator that he was about to do the exact opposite.
Lee Zachariah
11.26.15
News

Missteps and Malice - How Australia's Media Responded to the Paris Attacks

Profound idiocy gave way to the genuinely profound. But then it was straight back to the idiocy.
Lee Zachariah
11.18.15
Stuff

Christmas Island and the Language of Death

Another dead asylum seeker under our watch. More thought-terminating clichés from the Australian Government.
Lee Zachariah
11.10.15
Stuff

How Australia Can Deal with the Fallout from Our Drunk Accent

Why improve ourselves when we could drag the rest of the world down with us?
Lee Zachariah
11.4.15
News

Australia's New Chief Scientist Has One of the Toughest Jobs in the Country

Getting angry at science when it doesn't perfectly align with our political beliefs is basically an Australian pastime.
Lee Zachariah
10.29.15
News

The Women of Nauru: One Week Later

Last week we looked at all the ways we've failed female refugees. This week the situation is even worse.
Lee Zachariah
10.23.15
Stuff

The Number of Ways in Which Australia Has Failed Female Refugees Is Staggering

We need to decide if we're actually going to do something about systemic violence against women, or just act like it.
Lee Zachariah
10.16.15
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