As the world of social media continues to develop and more teens turn to such communicative platforms for entertainment purposes, more and more incidents of cyber-bullying surface. Thus begins the problem-solving debates. Is the simple banning of social media devices in schools enough, or should more intricate strategies be put in place to tackle the […]
Graffiti. An Act of Vandalism or Artistic Form of Expression? How Street Art is Improving Sydney’s Culture.
Graffiti. An Act of Vandalism or Artistic Form of Expression? How Street Art is Improving Sydney’s Culture. Graffiti has always been a dominant part of suburban culture in Sydney, receiving both positive and negative attitudes from the community who are concerned over the type of culture it perpetuates within the area. The Sydney Suburb […]
By Sarah Carroll and Madeleine Thomas Spectrum, Sydney Morning Herald Indigenous, gay, cancer-survivor, bullying victim, drag queen: Brad Kennedy seems to tick the boxes of someone many would consider to be marginalized.But, sitting in the dimly lit Diva Bar at Stonewall Hotel, wearing a sequined jumpsuit and a voluminous black wig, Brad’s alter ego, Pomara Fifth, […]