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Quick Fix: Bingo Lingo

A reader's hobby has started to take over their life... Quick Fix is here to help.

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22 August 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

Ed#465: Tell it to the Trees

Associate Editor Melissa Cranenburgh discovers something special in the parking lot of The Big Issue offices.

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15 August 2014 Author: Melissa Cranenburgh

Quick Fix: Nuggets of Truth

A readers attempt at random kindness backfires. But Quick Fix comes to the rescue with her sage advice.

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5 August 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

Ed#464: It ain't you, babe

An open letter and apology from our Editor to Bob Dylan.

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1 August 2014 Author: Alan Attwood

An Age Old Problem

Homelessness and poverty don't discriminate. Sophie Quick talks to three older women who have found circumstances stacked against them.

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1 August 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

Quick Fix: The Love In

A reader struggles with the choice between two eligible bachelors.

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21 July 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

Ed#463: Flowers in the park

Editor Alan Attwood on why being homeless is not a crime, despite the condemnations of mainstream media.

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18 July 2014 Author: Alan Attwood

From the Vault: Black, Loud an...

As part of NAIDOC Week, The Big Issue revisits a piece from ED#367, 2010, which looked at some rising young indigenous music stars.

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11 July 2014 Author: Melissa Cranenburgh

Quick Fix: Name Game

Counselling a reader who just can't remember people's names.

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8 July 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

My Word: More Than a Few Good ...

An act of kindness towards her daughter prompts Elly Robinson to reflect on people's intentions and reactions.

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8 July 2014 Author: Elly Robinson