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HUMAN RIGHTS

An Old Anthony Bourdain Clip Has Sparked a Heated Debate About the Treatment of 'Maids'

“You’re living off a repressed underclass,” Bourdain tells his Singaporean hosts, who talk of not filling their own glasses or doing their own washing.
Koh Ewe
19 minutes ago
japan

Why Japan’s State Funeral for Shinzo Abe Is So Controversial

Thousands marched against the lavish ceremony as crowds lined up at memorial sites to pay their respects to the assassinated former prime minister.
Hanako Montgomery
Alan Wong
22 minutes ago
Recipe

Black Pepper-Braised Pork Belly

Braise black pepper and fish sauce-marinated pork belly in coconut juice until golden and tender, then serve with fluffy rice and bright pickled mustard greens in this essential Vietnamese recipe.
Helen Nguyen
an hour ago
Life

Meet The Psychiatrist Who Works Inside South Asia’s Largest Prison Complex

From running psychological evaluations on serial killers and rapists to questioning criminal justice reform, it’s all in a day’s work for him.
Arman Khan
2 hours ago
Photos

Evocative Photos of Working Class Life in Rural England

Photographer Joanne Coates takes unvarnished portraits of life as a working class woman in the countryside.
Zoe Whitfield
4 hours ago
the internet

Why Are People Sunning Their Arseholes on TikTok?

Advocates of "perineum sunning" claim to that "sunning your holes" create a surge of energy akin to having a cup of coffee.
Elizabeth McCafferty
4 hours ago
Australia Today

Everything Happening in This Optus Cyberattack Shitstorm, I Promise

Here is where we’re at, in a way we hope is at least some part digestible. 
Brad Esposito
6 hours ago
Culture

DO: Get Sweaty, Get Messy, Go Wild on Agung Mango’s National Tour

For chinstrokers and diehard music fans everywhere.
Julie Fenwick
6 hours ago
Drugs

A New Report Shows the Price and Use of Australia’s Favourite Drugs

According to the report, weed is the drug of choice. Who would've thought?
Julie Fenwick
6 hours ago
Life

I Asked the Sexiest People I Know: What Turns You On (And Off)?

If you don't find these people sexy then A) I don't care and B) get a grip.
Arielle Richards
12 hours ago
Astro Guide

Daily Horoscope: September 27, 2022

Mercury retrograde i connects with Pluto in Capricorn and the moon enters Scorpio today.
Annabel Gat
15 hours ago
chess

Magnus Carlsen: Hans Niemann ‘Has Cheated More—and More Recently—Than He Has Publicly Admitted’

Chess’s World Champion officially accuses Hans Niemann of cheating, but still hasn’t offered any proof.
Jason Koebler
15 hours ago
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