Features

My Heartbreak Warrants Breaking a Promise

My Heartbreak Should Warrant Breaking a Promise

By Jack McNally   Last night, the Liberal Party caucus voted 27-7 against offering a conscience vote to MPs and senators on marriage equality, resolving to put the question of the plebiscite to the Senate another time and, failing that, explore the option of a postal plebiscite.   Though many …

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The SSM Suppository – Tone Edition

By Dominic Giannini, Online Sub-Editor Yesterday, Tony Abbott gave us his latest pearls of wisdom. Writing a column for The Australian, Abbott went on to blame Bill Shorten and the Labor-Green left coalition for the delay of any same-sex marriage legislation. Bill Shorten is the real villain of this imbroglio, …

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UNSW “Disestablishes” 236 Jobs

By Dominic Giannini, Online Sub-Editor It has been announced that UNSW plans on “disestablishing” 236 jobs in finance, external relations functions and at the Australian Graduate School of Management.   UNSW hasn’t elaborated on what “disestablishing” means, claiming: “UNSW has an ambitious strategy to 2025 which will create 8% more jobs at the university. …

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AGONY IBIS

UNSW Isn’t A Cattle Farm: An Investigation into the 891

By Sarah Hort   Dear Agony Ibis,   One of my great passions in life is the humble queue. Whether it be at the bank, the post office, or waiting for a bus, there is nothing quite as equal and orderly as a queue.   Unfortunately, my time at UNSW …

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Getting T(here)

Increased fees and UNSW failing to answer Tharunka’s questions: what this year’s Budget means for uni students

By Alex Linker   By now, everyone knows about the current struggles with Sydney’s public transport system, particularly when it comes to getting to UNSW. However, for students with disability, getting to uni has been a struggle since long before this year.   Like many people with disability, I find …

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