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Why the Left Sucks: An Inquiry into Campus’s Most Hated Political Group

It is no exaggeration to say that The University of Melbourne is one of the largest breeding grounds for leftist thought in the country. For those of us who have been on campus–walked past the columns

Hey hey hey, it’s time to recap the Kooyong Leaders Debate piece

Poor Selina, she had to watch the whole debate.

The Aesthetics of Poverty – Why students at UniMelb are so keen to appear poor.

The discourse accusing this so-called ‘student aesthetic’ of fetishising poorness has surfaced within the past year on social media (especially TikTok) and in conversations between students on and off

Satire: Farrago Shuts Down; Honi Soit Now Australia's Oldest Student Publication

As of today, Farrago Magazine, Australia’s oldest student publication, will cease operations under the current four editors.

VCA Students Demand UniMelb to Commit to “Zero Tolerance” Policy

Students at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) are calling on the University of Melbourne to “commit to stronger policies and actions when it comes to sexual assault”, after the University ignore

 
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Why the Left Sucks: An Inquiry into Campus’s Most Hated Political Group

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“Where’s the essay, OP?”: TikTok is ADHD Culture, Tumblr is Autism Culture

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Material Girls—a source of liberation or an excuse for overconsumption?

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The Rise of Eco-anxiety in Generation Z: How Climate Change is Affecting our Mental Health

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Happiness is a Warm Gun: Firearm Culture at Home and Abroad

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No, You’re Not in Your Fleabag Era

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Rating the Past: How Classification Shaped Us All

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I No Longer Want to be That Girl: A Deconstruction of Wellness Culture

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In Defence of Science Fiction

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Ordinary Phenomena: Fireflies in the Suburbs

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Ordinary Phenomena: The Elephant's Call

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Films for the Directionless Twenty-Something Year-Old

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Farrago's magazine cover - Edition Four 2022

EDITION FOUR 2022 AVAILABLE NOW!

Saddle up! Farrago’s brand spanking new edition is here! It’s jam-packed with art, photography, news, non-fiction and creative writing; and it calls on you to “be the cowboy.” “But what does that mean?” you ask. Well, let the wise words of Mitski guide you… ”What would a swaggering cowboy riding into town do in this situation?”

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