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'Moral Panics'

A moral panic can be identified by the intensity of feeling that is expressed by a vast number of people about a distinct group that is perceive as a threat social order at a specific time. 67 more words

The Top 10 Best Video Nasties

The term ‘video nasty’ refers to a list of films (released on home video in the early 1980’s) that were considered to be overtly violent & were heavily criticised by the media & religious groups. 858 more words

The Disc

"Outragous" Comedy.

BELOW IS AN ARTICLE I WROTE FOR A COMEDY MAGAZINE ABOUT OUTRAGOUS STAND UP COMEDEIANS. HOPE YOU ENJOY…

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Comedy

Anti-Wolf Comments Demonstrate Ignorance and Hysteria Wolves Face....

A typical wolf about to take your children and eat your job!

It’s been awhile since I cleaned out my spam folder and deleted anti-wolf comments. 1,895 more words

Gray Wolf/canis Lupus

Representations of youth and crime in the media: A sociological commentary

By Joel McGregor
PhD Candidate, University of Newcastle
Joel.Mcgregor@uon.edu.au

Media reporting of youth and crime is often saturated with harmful and reductive stereotypes which can further demonise and marginalise young people who already suffer structural disadvantage. 598 more words

Help protect Australia from its biggest act of terrorism...

Last week Sydney and Brisbane were subject to the largest ever scale of counter-terrorism raids Australia has ever seen. This happened days after Prime Minister Abbott announced the nation’s terror threat alert has been raised from medium to high. 967 more words