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I am angry

I Am Angry

This article contains themes about sexual assault mentions, rape mention, casual racism, which may be difficult to read or triggering to some readers. Readers in need can seek support from the following services or...

Good Little Girl

This article contains themes about abusive relationships which may be difficult to read or triggering to some readers. Readers in need can seek support from the following services or visit our Creating a Safe Space page...

Stealthing: The Silent Sexual Assault

This article contains themes about sexual assault, coercion and incremental consent which may be difficult to read or triggering to some readers. Readers in need can seek support from the following services or visit our...

Connecting From Afar

Words by James, 25 ACT Illustration by Aileen, You can find more of her work on Instagram @aileenetc It’s a tough time for a lot of us right now due to COVID-19. People have lost their jobs and others face an...

Need for Facts Arts | Cover Image

The Need for Facts

Words by Markos, 28 VIC Illustration by Aileen, You can find more of her work on Instagram @aileenetc I love facts. I grew up reading fact books, I tweet facts, I write fact-based articles and I’ve even worked...

Right Side of History | WhyNot

Right Side of History

Words by Lydia, 24 VIC “We live in a strange world, where children must sacrifice their own education in order to protest against the destruction of their future” Greta Thunberg, 2019 Many will have heard by now of the...

Alabama | WhyNot

Alabama

Words by Nicole, 25 VIC Illustration by Aileen, You can find more of her work on Instagram @aileenetc My poem ‘Alabama’ was inspired by the strict abortion laws that have recently been passed in a...

(h)e..quality equality

(h)e..quality

Words by Jessica 21, NSW Illustration by Aileen, You can find more of her work on Instagram @aileenetc The vicious witches are at it again, Smearing our gender and hating on our Name. And I want to make it...

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