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homophobia

Aug 19, 2017

Marriage days: A walking tour of political struggle

By Benjamin Riley

At the edge of Lake Burley Griffin I could see Parliament House across the water, and in the distance I tried and failed to make out the view I’d seen posted on Twitter: hundreds of pink paper hearts planted in the lawn reading “All Love Is Equal”.


Nov 28, 2016

Why Laugh: On Humour and Hypermasculinity

By Cameron Colwell

How little the line between ‘ironic’ and ‘actual’ misogyny matters. Joy at the denigration of somebody else is, after all, one of the few emotions acceptable within a hypermasculine state of mind.