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Helen Razer

Helen Razer — Writer and Broadcaster

Helen Razer

Writer and Broadcaster

Helen Razer is a writer whose work appears in The Saturday Paper, Daily Review, SBS Online and Frankie. She has previously worked as a columnist for The Age and The Australian and as a broadcaster for ABC radio.

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How the Yes campaign is being co-opted for selling undies, not solidarity

How the Yes campaign is being co-opted for selling undies, not solidarity

Helen RazerAug 17, 20174 Comments

Many brands and public figures are draping themselves in rainbow colours and proudly sloganeering for the Yes campaign. However, this is often more part of a cynical marketing campaign than useful solidarity with the LGBTI community.

Razer: yes, I love the Queen

Razer: yes, I love the Queen

Helen RazerAug 15, 20177 Comments

Of course, a monarchy is ridiculous. But I can't help but love Queen Elizabeth.

Razer: Amazon will destroy, not create, Australian jobs

Razer: Amazon will destroy, not create, Australian jobs

Helen RazerAug 10, 201718 Comments

The true purpose of Amazon is not lost on shareholders, who continue to invest in it precisely because it is a company that saves money by diminishing workers' rights, and seeks to destroy all competition.

Razer: Bill Shorten is the only one benefiting from the Liberal Party's gay marriage hysteria

Razer: Bill Shorten is the only one benefiting from the Liberal Party's gay marriage hysteria

Helen RazerAug 8, 201724 Comments

The Coalition’s incapacity to act on marriage equality now makes the guy look almost strong-willed.

Razer: Pete Evans releases new wellness 'doco' as philosophy and science crumble to low-carb dust

Razer: Pete Evans releases new wellness 'doco' as philosophy and science crumble to low-carb dust

Helen RazerAug 3, 201719 Comments

At no time in human history have so many been so cultish in their devotion to so many bad ideas.

Razer: in the long run, household debt will kill us all

Razer: in the long run, household debt will kill us all

Helen RazerAug 1, 201710 Comments

It’s not just Helen Razer and her Cassandra commie mates fretting. Australia is in a private debt hole from which we might not escape.

Razer: 'political correctness' is a lie used to inflame Millennial-boomer warfare

Razer: 'political correctness' is a lie used to inflame Millennial-boomer warfare

Helen RazerJul 27, 20174 Comments

“Political correctness” has begun to signify very little. It can now mean almost any cultural change to which one objects.

Razer: inequality IS the point

Razer: inequality IS the point

Helen RazerJul 25, 201711 Comments

Inequality has reached a crisis point in Australia, no matter your definition. The poor can't afford homes or electricity, and something has to be done.

Razer: tragedy tourism is older than selfies, so quit your outrage

Razer: tragedy tourism is older than selfies, so quit your outrage

Helen RazerJul 20, 201714 Comments

Don't lecture millenials for tragedy selfies, they are just following an age-old practice.

Helen Razer will not be silenced

Helen Razer will not be silenced

Helen RazerJul 18, 201719 Comments

Just because people say you are wrong does not mean you are right.