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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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Razer's class warfare: Nelson Mandela and giving violence a chance

Razer's class warfare: Nelson Mandela and giving violence a chance

Helen RazerDec 12, 201324 Comments

Let's stop banging on about forgiveness and peace. Nelson Mandela was locked up for being a terrorist -- and sometimes armed rebellion is the only way to bring about change.

Razer’s class warfare: a diary of dissent

Razer’s class warfare: a diary of dissent

Helen RazerDec 5, 201321 Comments

Helen Razer tells you how to protest and dissent in the modern age -- without resorting to cheap anti-intellectualism and anti-privilege.

Razer’s class warfare: a weekly diary of dissent

Razer’s class warfare: a weekly diary of dissent

Helen RazerNov 28, 201338 Comments

Social protest has dwindled in recent centuries to become a mild affair of noting each passing Awareness day and perhaps donning a ribbon. Helen Razer yearns for the good old days of radicalism and, well, mass theft.

Don't buy into 'self-esteem' feminism

Don't buy into 'self-esteem' feminism

Helen RazerOct 30, 201317 Comments

Railing against the patriarchy while spending your pay cheque on lipstick is not feminism. It's boring. Please, Annabel Crabb, tell us more about central banking.

On Chelsea Manning and missing the point

On Chelsea Manning and missing the point

Helen RazerAug 26, 20138 Comments

Stop getting distracted about how Chelsea Manning wants to live as a woman. She is a hero, a prisoner and a truth-teller -- and her gender should not become the story.

Normal Kate's normal post-George bump a shape of things to come

Normal Kate's normal post-George bump a shape of things to come

Helen RazerJul 26, 201338 Comments

How normal is Kate? So normal. And Willy is such a normal dad. And George will be normalised, too. These new-age royals are all so normal. Or so the narrative goes.

Magazines don't kill people, bombs do

Magazines don't kill people, bombs do

Helen RazerJul 22, 20138 Comments

Rolling Stone made alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev its cover for this month's edition. But why are we all so outraged?

Gillard's knifing had nothing to do with the patriarchy

Gillard's knifing had nothing to do with the patriarchy

Helen RazerJun 28, 201356 Comments

The chattering feminists are out in force, conflating the ALP caucus with "men" and Julia Gillard with "women". They are not the same. May Gillard be remembered for more than her gender.

I am a racist and so are you

I am a racist and so are you

Helen RazerMay 31, 201354 Comments

The Eddie McGuire-Adam Goodes fraccas is UFC for people who enjoy artisanal cheese. Everyone's a little bit racist, and if we all could just admit ...

Fantasy budget: Helen Razer's draught budget, with added p-rn

Helen RazerMay 14, 2013

After a few pints, our resident provocateur is ready to bust a cap in super and prop up the Australian porn industry. It's another Crikey fantasy budget, with a slight twist ...

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