Comedian Michael Shafar has dealt with all the Big Cs: cancer, chemo, Covid and comedy – but he’ll be giving 110% at the Sydney Comedy Festival this year.
Asian Australians are experiencing an upsurge in racism, with bigots emboldened by Covid-19 and Australia’s deteriorating relationship with China.
Artist and author Guy James Whitworth believes Sydney could become the world’s next big cultural capital. Here, he explains why.
The website of divisive anti-immigration MP, Senator Pauline Hanson, is diverting visitors to the Refugee Council of Australia website in a stunt created by an anonymous prankster.
There’s ‘fake news’ – and then there’s ‘not news’. Stories about women’s bodies – such as reports on Rebel Wilson’s weight loss – fall into the latter category, writes Lauren Clair.
Sydney’s Hale & Hearty vegan diner, whose manager Mark Da Costa attacked vegan and LGBTQI clientele on social media, has announced its impending closure.
A skywriter was derided on social media after he wrote a supportive message for Donald Trump above the skies of central Sydney – a week after Trump lost the USA election.
The owner of a vegan restaurant, who quarrelled with vegans and taunted the LGBTQI community, has vowed to start serving bacon and non-vegan dishes.
A Sydney vegan restaurant owner is mired in controversy over social media posts about Donald Trump and the LGBTQI community.
A diabolical year featuring a deadly plague and assorted other horrors means this year’s Halloween will be like no other.
The Sydney Kings Supper Club is back after a Covid-19 induced hiatus, reports Mike Hitch.
Sydney vegan performer and activist Carolyn Ienna talks animal rights, ethics, disability and racism.
Sure, the USA is a political basket case – but NSW can rival any jurisdiction, even the States, in the shonky political stakes.
Sydney artist and author Guy James Whitworth says Taylor Swift is emblematic of the safe, subdued nature of today’s queer community.
Fran Chauncy, a Sydneysider who worked on Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign, has more insight than most Australians into US politics. Here’s what she thinks of Donald Trump’s chances this time around.