Crikey August 26, 2010
It's the classic Gen Y problem: they won't grow up, move out of home, hold down steady jobs or take on responsibility. But why can't this anxious group of 20-somethings get their act together?
Crikey May 18, 2010
It's a seriously crappy time to be graduating from university in the US, with no jobs and a wrecked economy. Will Generation Y be the first generation to earn less than its own parents?
Crikey February 17, 2010
The war in Afghanistan has become Generation Y's war and it's a far different atmosphere from George Bush days. Embedded ABC journo Mark Corcoran reports on the war that has regained Washington's attention.
Crikey September 7, 2009
They bring up new ideas, they're tech-ier, they're energetic and 24/7. What's not to love about Generation Y, says Gen X boss Lindsey Pollack.
Crikey August 17, 2009
The criticism of Generation Y as over communicators, incapable of political engagement or analytical thought, is all just a little bit of youth bashing history repeating, writes Barney Langford.
Clive Hamilton August 14, 2009 18 Comments
It's forty years since Woodstock and the Summer of Love of '69. It’s little wonder that Gen Xers and Gen Ys take a jaundiced view of Woodstock nostalgia.
Jarrod Kimber July 31, 2009 9 Comments
Phil Hughes performed a cricketing first today, becoming the first Test cricketer to ever announce on Twitter that he had been dropped -- before the Australian team had announced he was.
Crikey July 28, 2009 5 Comments
I want to apologise. I know it’s not like a member of Generation Y not to be boorish, shallow and selfish but it’s time to stand up and take responsibility for what I’ve done, writes Courteney Hocking.
Glenn Dyer July 27, 2009 12 Comments
Gen X Reserve Banker Guy Debelle calls his fellow Xers "that generation which is unfortunately screwed" by both Baby Boomers (whose debt they're paying), and Gen Y (who'll cut their pensions).
Guy Rundle July 20, 2009 3 Comments
Far from being a more violent generation, Gen Y has contributed far less to the increase in social violence than their parents.