Follow Your Passions to Make Life Bearable and Find Your True Authentic Self

Naomi Fryers met with Richard McLean (an Australian artist, author and PhD candidate who lives with schizophrenia) and from it came vast knowledge shared by someone with a breadth of lived experiences.

Loving Emails Show There’s More To Trees Than Ecosystem Services

Melburnians love their trees, and for good reason.

Melbourne’s Iconic Community Cup: “Footy As It’s Meant To Be”

Footy, music, beer and a good cause. It’s a formula that’s worked in Australia for a long time – and in the case of the Community Cup, it’s captured imagination for 21 years.

A Man Snaps a Selfie, and All Hell Breaks Loose on Facebook

Naomi Fryers shares words of support for a Melbourne man falsely accused of being a creep and smeared on social media.

When Darts Missed The Mark

The ugly antics that erupted during the international Darts Invitational Challenge in Melbourne on the weekend shows that the aim of getting “bums on seats” has taken precedence over the merits of a highly skilled sport, writes David Packman

Peaceful Citizen Activists Blocking Hate is a Beautiful Thing!

The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good

Embrace Your Inner Tom Selleck. Movember Only Comes Once a Year.

Hip ‘staches and men’s health issues. Christian Toto reminds us of the world-wide movement that is Movember.

Young, Indigenous and Imprisoned, Australia’s National Disgrace

The deep, systemic problems within Australia’s juvenile justice system.

Racism in Melbourne

Dr. Bill Johnson, on racism, responsibility and change.

Philip Werner Talks Vaginas, Nakedness & Body Image

The taboos around our bodies, and around the vagina, in particular, allow shame to flourish. Could embracing the vagina eradicate sexual violence?

I Want To Know More About Manhood: Podcast

Simon Taylor explores the idea of what it means to be a man in his new podcast, Manthropology.